(December 1989)

Marvel, 1989 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.25 USD; 0.50 GBP; 3.00 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
A Marvel Magazine [plain text]
Editing
Carl Potts (Editor); Don Daley (Reprint Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions
magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Punisher / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Chiodo (painting, signed)
Inks
Joe Chiodo (painting, signed)
Colors
Joe Chiodo (painting, signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Punisher
Reprints

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

The Punisher / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Klaus Janson
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Punisher

Part One: Marching Powder (Table of Contents: 2)

The Punisher / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron
Pencils
Klaus Janson
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
James Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Punisher; GUEST: Bruce Ayres (death); VILLAINS: Wilfred Sobel (death); Curtis Hoyle; Hector Gomez (death); Belinda Foster; Damasco (death)
Synopsis
The Punisher gets a tip from an old marine buddy about an international drug ring which is being run, in part, by a Vietnam vet who was in their unit and who is listed as dead on the Memorial Wall. When his friend, Ayers, turns up dead, the Punisher begins working his way up the cocaine ladder to get to the people responsible.
Reprints

Part Two: Bolivia (Table of Contents: 3)

The Punisher / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron
Pencils
Klaus Janson
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
James Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Punisher; GUEST: Valencia (death); VILLAINS: Curtis Hoyle (death); General Buktir Van Tranh (death)
Synopsis
Thinking that he is disaffected with his lot in life and wants to join their drug operation, Hoyle brings the Punisher to Bolivia to meet with a South Vietnamese general turned cocaine drug lord. When General Tranh commands Frank to shoot a Bolivian DEA agent to prove his loyalty, the Punisher rescues Valencia and the pair try to take out the heavily armed drug ring.
Reprints

[The Punisher #2] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Punisher / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Klaus Janson (signed)
Inks
Klaus Janson (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Punisher
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Punisher
  2. 1. Contents
    The Punisher
  3. 2. Part One: Marching Powder
    The Punisher
  4. 3. Part Two: Bolivia
    The Punisher
  5. 4. [The Punisher #2]
    The Punisher
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