September 23, 1996
Dear Promotion Director:
Season 5 of STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE begins next week, with an epic episode, "Apocalypse Rising," Show #499. In it, Sisko must go on a suicide mission deep into the heart of Klingon territory. But in order for him to have any chance of surviving his assignment, Sisko goes undercover - disguised as a Klingon! The fate of the Federation hangs on his success or failure. Learn the details in the synopsis which accompanies this letter. Also included are black & white photos from this gripping Season Premiere, as well as a new air schedule complete through November Sweeps.
You will also find included a synopsis and black & white photos for Show #500, "The Ship," which airs the week of October 7. This show marks a milestone during STAR TREK's 30th Anniversary - it is the 100th episode of DEEP SPACE NINE. Among other highlights to come this season - the week of November 4 brings a time-traveling encounter where Sisko and his crew find themselves aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise, and through the magic of special effects, come face-to-face with Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock - and millions of tribbles! Our DEEP SPACE NINE heroes actually interact with clips from the classic STAR TREK episode "The Trouble With Tribbles."
Also enclosed is 60- and 30-second radio for STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE's Season Premiere. If you would like to receive 30-second episodic spots for the remaining shows of the October[sic] Sweeps, please complete the enclosed radio request form and fax it to Davis*Glick Production at (NNN) NNN-NNNN as soon as you can.
This is shaping up to be a great Season 5. We appreciate all your efforts in helping tp promote STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE. If you have any questions, please call me at (NNN) NNN-NNNN.
Advertizing & Promotion
Paramount Domestic Television