Alpha Flight (1983 series) #41-45 [SET] — Volume 07: It's Not Easy Being Purple!

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A young girl grows into her mutant powers and learns that she is the daughter of none other than the Purple Man. 

Then, Mesmero, a mutant hypnotist, escapes from prison and flees to Canada while officials send some cloaked Sentinels to chase him! 

Finally, Shaman and Snowbird have finally found Pestilence, an evil being who has taken over Snowbird's child. 

Not everyone will make it back from this one...  

 

 

Collecting issues #41-45.

 

 

Alpha Flight (1983 series) #41
By Bill Mantlo & Dave Ross / Whilce Portacio. 
“It’s Not Easy Being Purple”
A young girl grows into her mutant powers and learns that she is the daughter of none other than the Purple Man. She runs away from home and finds Northstar during a skiing exhibition and uses her ability to control him.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #42
By Bill Mantlo & Dave Ross / Whilce Portacio. 
“Auction”
Purple Girl controls Madison Jeffries and flees to Toronto, where she lives it up. She is soon approached by an evil man called the Auctioneer who intends to use her for his own villainous ways.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #43
By Bill Mantlo & Dave Ross / Whilce Portacio. 
“Strike Across the Border!”
Mesmero, a mutant hypnotist, escapes from prison and flees to Canada while officials send some cloaked Sentinels to chase him. Alpha Flight intercepts the impending battle and fights off the Sentinels as well as Mesmero.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #44
By Bill Mantlo & Dave Ross / Whilce Portacio. 
“Plague”
Shaman and Snowbird have finally found Pestilence, an evil being who has taken over Snowbird's child. Alpha Flight comes to fight against Pestilence as well and they all must face the death of a teammate when the battle is over.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #45
By Bill Mantlo & June Brigman / Whilce Portacio. 
“Resurrection” 
The spirit of Snowbird and her family journey into death and Alpha Flight finds themselves with a few less members, after Shaman, now Talisman, decides to depart the team as well.  But not all is as it seems...

*** Issues #39-40 are part of The Avengers: Assault on Atlantis Collection and are not part of this Story-Arc.