Alias #4 - The Secret Origins of Jessica Jones
(2004)

Marvel, 2003 Series
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Volume
4
Price
17.99 USD; 29.00 CAD
Pages
180
Publisher's Age Guidelines
MA
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
MAX Comics; Marvel
ISBN
0-7851-1167-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785111672 51799

The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones 2 of 2 (Table of Contents)

Alias / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Mack (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (signed as Mack) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jessica Jones

Indexer Notes

Mirror image and zoomed in art from issue #28. Mack's signature is also reversed.

The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones 1 of 2 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
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The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones Part 1 (Table of Contents: 3)

Alias / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Inks
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Cory Petit (credited)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones; Peter Parker [Spider-Man] (flashback); Galactus (flashback); Silver Surfer (flashback)
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The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones 2 of 2 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
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The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones Part 2 (Table of Contents: 5)

Alias / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Inks
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Cory Petit (credited)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones; Peter Parker [Peter Parker] (flashback); Thor (flashback); The Scorpion [MacDonald Gargan]
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Purple part 1 (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
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[Purple Part 1] (Table of Contents: 7)

Alias / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Inks
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Cory Petit (credited); Virtual Calligraphy (credited)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones; Matt Murdock [Daredevil]; Ka-Zar [Lord Kevin Plunder]; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Ant-Man [Scott Lang]; Kim Rourke; Killgrave The Purple Man (cameo); Peter Parker [Spider-Man] (flashback); Thor (flashback); The Scorpion [MacDonald Gargan]
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Purple part 2 (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
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Purple Haze (Table of Contents: 9)

Alias / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Michael Gaydos (credited) (pages 1-7, 12-17); Mark Bagley (credited) (pages 8-11, 18-23)
Inks
Michael Gaydos (credited) (pages 1-7, 12-17); Mark Bagley (credited) (pages 8-11, 18-23)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited) (pages 1-7, 12-17); Dean White (credited) (pages 8-11, 18-23)
Letters
Cory Petit of Virtual Calligraphy (b. 1996) (credited as Virtual Calligraphy's Cory Petit)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones; Luke Cage; Iron Fist (cameo); Jewel (flashback); Avengers (flashback) [Captain America [Steve Rogers](flashback); Scarlett Witch (flashback); Vision (flashback); Thor (flashback); Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers] (flashback); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (flashback)]; Defenders (flashback) [Namor, the Sub-Mariner (flashback); Hulk (flashback); Dr. Strange (flashback); Silver Surfer (flashback); Valkyrie (flashback)]
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Indexer Notes

Credits do not specify pages for Gaydos and Hollingsworth, only Bagley and White.

Purple part 3 (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
Reprints

[Purple Part 3] (Table of Contents: 11)

Alias / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Michael Gaydos (credited) (pages 1, 5, 11-23); Mark Bagley (credited) (pages 2-4); Rick Mays (credited) (pages 6-10)
Inks
Michael Gaydos (credited as pages 1, 5, 11-23); Art Thibert (credited) (pages 2-4); Rick Mays (credited) (pages 6-10)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited) (pages 1, 5, 11-23); Dean White (credited) (pages 2-4, 6-10)
Letters
Cory Petit (credited); Virtual Calligraphy (credited)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones; Luke Cage; Jewel (flashback); Avengers (flashback) [Thor (flashback); Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers] (flashback); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (flashback)]; Defenders (flashback) [Namor, the Sub-Mariner (flashback); Hulk (flashback); Silver Surfer (flashback)]; Vision (flashback); Galactus (flashback); Marvel Girl (flashback); Nick Fury (flashback); Jean Grey (flashback); Scarlet Witch (flashback); Iocasta (flashback); Beast (flashback); Wonder Man (flashback); Clay Quartermain; Purple Man
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Purple part 4 (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
Reprints

[Purple Part 4] (Table of Contents: 13)

Alias / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Inks
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Cory Petit (credited); Virtual Calligraphy (credited)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones; Purple Man; Clay Quatermain; Scott Lang
Reprints

Purple part 5 (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones
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Indexer Notes

Final Issue.

[Purple Part 5] (Table of Contents: 15)

Alias / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Inks
Michael Gaydos (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Cory Petit (credited); Virtual Calligraphy (credited)

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Jessica Jones; Purple Man; Scott Lang [Ant-Man]; Luke Cage; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Scarlet Witch; Vision; Jack of Hearts; She-Hulk; Falcon]
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Indexer Notes

Story continued in THE PULSE #1 (Marvel, 2004 series).

Unused Cover Gallery (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 5 pages (report information)

Pencils
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Inks
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)
Colors
David Mack (credited) (signed as Mack) (painting)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones 2 of 2
    Alias
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones 1 of 2
    Alias
  4. 3. The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones Part 1
    Alias
  5. 4. The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones 2 of 2
    Alias
  6. 5. The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones Part 2
    Alias
  7. 6. Purple part 1
    Alias
  8. 7. [Purple Part 1]
    Alias
  9. 8. Purple part 2
    Alias
  10. 9. Purple Haze
    Alias
  11. 10. Purple part 3
    Alias
  12. 11. [Purple Part 3]
    Alias
  13. 12. Purple part 4
    Alias
  14. 13. [Purple Part 4]
    Alias
  15. 14. Purple part 5
    Alias
  16. 15. [Purple Part 5]
    Alias
  17. 16. Unused Cover Gallery
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