Deadman #5
(September 1985)

DC, 1985 Series
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Price
1.75 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1985-05-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Nicola Cuti (reprint editor); Murray Boltinoff (original editor); Dick Giordano (original editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from DC Releases #16.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Deadman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Hook
Reprints

The Call from Beyond! (Table of Contents: 1)

Deadman / comic story / 16.67 pages (report information)

Script
Neal Adams
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G-1831
Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Tiny; Dr. Clate; Dr. Shasti; Vashnu; Madam Pegeen; Sammy Shasti; Wally; Walt
Synopsis
Deadman helps expose a fake fortune teller, and also helps Tiny fight the serious injuries he has sustained.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story starts on inside front cover page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Deadman's Chest / letters page / 1.66 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Giordano
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Reprint of the letter column from Strange Adventures #216.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Best letters from original series. 4 parts scattered thru the issue.

The Track of the Hook (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman; Deadman / comic story / 22.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Hook; Commisissioner Gordon; Whitey Marsh (Death); Carlton "Kubla" Kaine; Edward T. Weeks; Bill Rawls; Alfred; Tiny (Cameo, Flashback); Rama Kushna (Flashback); Willie Pigeon; Monk Manville [Max Chill]
Synopsis
Deadman goes to Batman for help finding his killer and ends up helping Batman track down a mysterious syndicate boss.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story across 24 pages, but page 7 is a 2/3-page and page 15 and 24 are 1/2-pages.

[Strange Adventures #207] (Table of Contents: 4)

Deadman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprinting without the cover logo's to reveal the complete artwork.

[Strange Adventures #213] (Table of Contents: 5)

Deadman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Tiny; Deadman [Boston Brand]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprinted without cover logos. Backcover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Deadman
  2. 1. The Call from Beyond!
    Deadman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Deadman's Chest
  4. 3. The Track of the Hook
    Batman; Deadman
  5. 4. [Strange Adventures #207]
    Deadman
  6. 5. [Strange Adventures #213]
    Deadman
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