(September 1992)

Now, 1992 Series
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Volume
3
Price
2.75 USD; 3.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
NOW Comics
Brand
Now Comics
Editing
Tony Caputo (editor in chief); Joan Weis (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Baxter interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
limited series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Green Hornet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Norm Breyfogle (signed)
Inks
Norm Breyfogle (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Green Hornet I

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Green Hornet / insert or dust jacket / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Green Hornet IV; Kato II

Indexer Notes

One 3-D card bagged with issue (promo, sequence 4, says "polybagged," but bag is papery and fragile, unlike NOW's other various polybagged Green Hornet issues); splash page of main story credits card to Holographic Dimensions, Inc.; figures are the same as in an inside front cover house ad here.

Death House (Table of Contents: 2)

The Green Hornet / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
James Van Hise
Pencils
Sal Velluto
Inks
David Mowry
Colors
Suzanne Dechnik
Letters
Andrea Albert

Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Green Hornet I [Britt Reid I]; Paul Reid; Margerie ST. Clair (dies); Aaron Vanek (villain, dies)
Synopsis
Sometime in the future, an aging Paul Reid reflects on family history, and the one incident that Britt I would not discuss, though a Sentinel front page clipping and his own journal documented it. 1936: A major, high society party attended by the city's most elite personages is revealed to be a devious trap set by Aaron Vanek, an escaped convict who blames them all for his conviction and five years of incarceration. The mansion is laden with incredible death traps, but among the invitees is Daily Sentinel publisher Britt Reid I, who manages to not only avoid traps, but to overpower one of Vanek's thugs as well. After seeing his date fall to her death, Britt takes the thug's revolver, hat and overcoat, and with an improvised mask, he becomes the Green Hornet. He makes his way to Vanek's control room, where the madman threatens to pull a lever and flood the entire house with poison gas. The Hornet stops Vanek in the only way available, by shooting him to death.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the next issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Tale End / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joan M. Weis
Letters
typeset

None (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

What NOW? / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Green Hornet
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Green Hornet
  3. 2. Death House
    The Green Hornet
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Tale End
  5. 4. None
    What NOW?
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