(November 22, 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
1988-10-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Gold (supervising editor); Robert Greenberger (associate editor); Brian Augustyn (associate editor)

Issue Notes

Contains 6 stories.

Terror in Ireland! (Table of Contents)

Nightwing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Robert Greenberger (cover editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

And Now... Captain Atom (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Christopher Priest [as James Owsley]; M. D. Bright (co-plotter)
Pencils
M. D. Bright
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Albert DeGuzman
Editing
Dennis O'Neil (editor); Dan Raspler (assistant editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; alien in form of Randy Violent; Captain Atom [Nathaniel Adam]; Chip
Synopsis
Captain Atom destroys an alien spaceship just as the alien completes repairs and Hal Jordan is saying his goodbyes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #626; continues in Action Comics Weekly #628.

A Bird in the Hand... (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Frank Springer
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Albert DeGuzman
Editing
Robert Greenberger (editor)

Job Number
G-3806
Genre
superhero
Characters
Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Mitch Hoberman; Vic Sommers; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]; Mockingbird [Carlo DiRienzi]; Rafael DiRienzi; Gus Markesson
Synopsis
Luke escapes from "The Agency" as the remainder of the Secret Six attacks it, and Mockingbird reveals himself to Rafael DiRienzi.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #626; continues in Action Comics Weekly #628.

Knock 'Em Dead, Part 4 (Table of Contents: 3)

Black Canary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Sharon Wright
Pencils
Randy DuBurke
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Steve Haynie
Editing
Robert Greenberger (editor)

Job Number
G-4200
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Ken Glazier; Harvard; Wanda; Ray; Richard Malone
Synopsis
Black Canary is arrested while obtaining information from some prostitutes.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #626; continues in Action Comics Weekly #628.

Panic in the Sands! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
Bill Oakley
Editing
Mike Carlin (editor)

Job Number
G-4421
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Bob Galt
Synopsis
Superman tries to escape the Consortium with Bob Galt.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics Weekly #626; continues in Action Comics Weekly #628.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Brian Augustyn
Pencils
George Pratt (cover preview)
Inks
George Pratt (cover preview)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-3442

Rocks and Hard Places, Chapter One: Travels (Table of Contents: 6)

Nightwing and Speedy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman; Cheri Wilkerson (co-plotter)
Pencils
Tom Mandrake
Inks
Tom Mandrake
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Barbara Kesel (editor)

Job Number
G-4308
Genre
superhero
Characters
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Lian Harper; Mrs. Sebastian; Anne (dies)
Synopsis
Nightwing and Speedy become embroiled in a drug smuggling operation in Ireland when Speedy attempts to vacation there.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in this issue.

Rocks and Hard Places. Chapter Two: Distractions (Table of Contents: 7)

Nightwing and Speedy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman; Cheri Wilkerson (co-plotter)
Pencils
Tom Mandrake
Inks
Tom Mandrake
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Barbara Kesel (editor)

Job Number
G-4309
Genre
superhero
Characters
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Lian Harper; Mrs. Sebastian; Johnathon Sepulveda
Synopsis
Nightwing escapes from a fight and he and Speedy are harrassed in Ireland.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from this issue; continues in Action Comics Weekly #628.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Terror in Ireland!
    Nightwing
  2. 1. And Now... Captain Atom
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. A Bird in the Hand...
    The Secret Six
  4. 3. Knock 'Em Dead, Part 4
    Black Canary
  5. 4. Panic in the Sands!
    Superman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Action Comics Weekly
  7. 6. Rocks and Hard Places, Chapter One: Travels
    Nightwing and Speedy
  8. 7. Rocks and Hard Places. Chapter Two: Distractions
    Nightwing and Speedy
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