Pictured is the "Missions" insert that was packaged with G.I.Joe vehicles and playsets sold in the United States in 1985 and 1986. The insert advertised several mail-in offers from Hasbro Direct - mostly vehicles that were no longer sold in stores, but also a handful of mail-in exclusives.
The advertised items were the Wolverine,
the Whirlwind Twin Battle Gun, the
MMS, the Polar
Battle Bear, the HISS,
Hooded Cobra Commander, the
MANTA, the JUMP
Jet Pack, the Parachute Pack, a
commando t-shirt, a fatigue cap, and the Mobile Strike Force club.
The insert was first available in 1985 and the offers in it expired 6/30/1987.
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From the collection of: Phillip Donnelly