(August 9, 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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Price
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
weekly with the exception of the last week of the year
On-sale Date
1988-06-23
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Gold (supervising editor); Robert Greenberger (associate editor); Brian Augustyn (associate editor)

The New Secret Six... Revealed! (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Gulacy (signed)
Inks
Paul Gulacy (signed)
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
?
Editing
Robert Greenberger (cover editor)

Genre
superhero; adventure
Characters
Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Vic Sommers; Mitch Hoberman; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]

Mind Over Matter (Table of Contents: 1)

Green Lantern / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Peter David (credited)
Pencils
Tod Smith (credited)
Inks
Tod Smith (credited)
Colors
Anthony Tollin (credited)
Letters
Albert DeGuzman (credited)
Editing
Denny O'Neil (credited) (editor); Dan Raspler (credited) (assistant editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Arisia; Lt. Burt Rensaleer; Cynthia Gresham; Mind Games
Synopsis
Hal Jordan and others are turned into madmen, but Hal manages not to kill anyone and tracks down Mind Games.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #611; continues in Action Comics Weekly #613.

Out of the Frying Pan... Into the Fire (Table of Contents: 2)

Secret Six / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko (credited)
Pencils
Dan Spiegle (credited)
Inks
Dan Spiegle (credited)
Colors
Carl Gafford (credited)
Letters
Carrie Spiegle (credited)
Editing
Dick Giordano (credited) (editor)

Job Number
G-3660
Genre
superhero; adventure
Characters
Mockingbird [Carlo DiRienzi]; Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Vic Sommers; Mitch Hoberman; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]; Gus Markesson; Rafael DiRienzi; Walter Fenady
Synopsis
Carlos DiRienzi's manager contacts the Secret Six, while they complete their second assignment and decide to unmask Mockingbird.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #611; continues in Action Comics Weekly #619.

Chapter Twelve: Take Us to Our Leader (Table of Contents: 3)

Deadman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron (credited)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens (credited)
Inks
Tony DeZuniga (credited)
Colors
Elizabeth Safian (credited as Liz Berube)
Letters
Steven Haynie (credited as Steve Haynie)
Editing
Barbara Kesel (credited) (editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Stan Kriptman; Satan; Talaoc; Major Grace Kasaba; Mr. Currier; unnamed C.I.A. agent
Synopsis
Deadman helps to return "Satan" to Talaoc, as he is one of his comrades.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story concludes from Action Comics Weekly #611.

Where Lurks the Evil? (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern (credited)
Pencils
Curt Swan (credited)
Inks
John Beatty (credited)
Colors
Tom Ziuko (credited)
Letters
Bill Oakley (credited)
Editing
Mike Carlin (credited) (editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Bob Galt; Perry White; John Hodges
Synopsis
Superman decides to search out Bob Galt's attackers, and they decide they must destroy Superman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #611; continues in Action Comics Weekly #613.

The Tin Roof Club, Part Two (Table of Contents: 5)

Catwoman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mindy Newell (credited)
Pencils
Barry Kitson (credited)
Inks
Bruce Patterson (credited)
Colors
Adrienne Roy (credited)
Letters
Carrie Spiegle (credited)
Editing
Denny O'Neil (credited) (editor); Dan Raspler (credited) (assistant editor)

Genre
adventure; crime; superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; George Flannery; Holly; Willie; Jack; Frank
Synopsis
George Flannery attempts to arrest Catwoman but she escapes and tries to retrieve the stolen brooch from Holly.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #611; continues in Action Comics Weekly #613.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Action Comics Weekly / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Gold (credited)
Pencils
Michael Wm. Kaluta (cover preview)
Inks
Michael Wm. Kaluta (cover preview)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-3301

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bob Kowalski, Richard Pachter, Louis Ambriz, J. Wilbur, Brian Saner Lamken, Kenneth Michael, Douglas S. Simpson, Jr., Doug Clark, Vincent M. Cirpriano, and Harry Craft.

Bitter Fruit, Part 4 (Table of Contents: 7)

Black Canary / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Sharon Wright (credited)
Pencils
Randy DuBurke (credited)
Inks
Pablo Marcos (credited)
Colors
Gene D'Angelo (credited)
Letters
Steven Haynie (credited as Steve Haynie)
Editing
Mike Gold (credited) (editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Canary [Dinah Lance; also as Bonnie Cardinal]; Oliver Queen; Rita Librado; Doug Vallines; Gary DeMott; Vincent Scales
Synopsis
Black Canary is knocked unconscious by Gary Demott and he tries to con her into showing him where she lives, while one of Vincent Scales men tries to kill Hector Librado.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #611; continues in Action Comics Weekly #613.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The New Secret Six... Revealed!
    Secret Six
  2. 1. Mind Over Matter
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Out of the Frying Pan... Into the Fire
    Secret Six
  4. 3. Chapter Twelve: Take Us to Our Leader
    Deadman
  5. 4. Where Lurks the Evil?
    Superman
  6. 5. The Tin Roof Club, Part Two
    Catwoman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Action Comics Weekly
  8. 7. Bitter Fruit, Part 4
    Black Canary
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