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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) - #71

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Ron Wagner

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Cover Date: May 1988
Cover Price: US $ 1.00

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 22 pages

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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) #71 Newsstand

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Letters Column: Postbox: the Pit!

The Sierra Gordo storyline wraps up as Wild Bill and the Dreadnaughts make their way to the roadside, but they spot government troops on a bus. Zarana uses a crazed Thrasher to take control of the bus. They make their way into the city but they a spotted by a patrol and chased.

Meanwhile Chip Goodfellow, the American Bananna Monopoly rep., convices the General its time to abandon the country. The General is caught by Destro and El Jeffe, the rebel leader, trying to rob the countries treasures. Chip makes arrangements to leave the country in a sea plane.

The plots criss cross as the joes take the sea plane with Destro unwittingly on their heels.

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Classic G.I. Joe (2009) TPB vol. 08

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