Astro City: Beautie
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Story Title: "Her Dark Plastic Roots"
Cover Date: April 2008
Cover Price: $3.99
Credits: Kurt Busiek (Writer), Brent Anderson (Art), Alex Ross (Cover), Comicraft's John Roshell (Lettering and Design), Alex Sinclair (Colors), Scott Peterson (Editor), Kristy Quinn (Assistant Editor), Ann Huntington Busiek (Managing Editor)
Publisher: Wildstorm (DC Comics Imprint)
Beautie, Honor Guard (Beautie, The Black Rapier, Cleopatra (Sarah Brandeis), M.P.H., The N-Forcer, Quarrel (Jessica Darlene Taggart), Samaritan), Hummingbird II*, The Torori*, The Toymaker*, Honor Guard (Beautie, Cleopatra I, Hummingbird (Original), Leopardman, Mirage, The N-Forcer, Starfighter) , The Lawmen*, Dr. Gearbox*
* denotes first appearance
Mentions: Crackerjack, The Silver Agent, Supersonic, The Maharajah of Maga-Dhor, Loony Leo, The Living Nightmare, The Silver Brain, Sledgehamsters, Augustus Furst, Himmelhawk, The Atomik Commissar, The Inkubatorniks, Commando K
Narrative Voice: Third person limited
Date of Story: A five or six week time frame in and around the month of April 2008; with flashbacks from 1969 to 1978.
'Beautie' Saves Heiress
Reprinted: Shining Stars
Events: This issue's Events & Annotations list.