(August 1970)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan, Apr, July and Oct (semi-monthly, Nov)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Mando (beginning with #254)
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#s 39, 48, 58, 67, 76, 110-116, 200 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[" Whatever's crushing the Justice Society on their Earth is doing it to us on our world! "] (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
S-468

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Batman; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Green Lantern (all on side as headshots) (all Earth-1)]; Justice Society of America [Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-L] (all Earth-2)]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [July 2007]. Only both Supermen, Flashes, Batman (JLA), and Dr. Mid-Nite (JSA) shown in full on cover.

Peril of the Paired Planets (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 23.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza ?
Job Number:
S-449

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary]( all Earth-1)]; Crime Syndicate [Owlman (flashback); Superwoman (flashback)]; Justice Society of America [Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson; Nabu]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince Trevor](cameo); The Atom [Al Pratt] (cameo); Robin [Dick Grayson](cameo); Sandman [Wesley Dodds](cameo); Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-L]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (intro; cameo); Johnny Thunder (cameo); Mr. Terrific (cameo);Red Tornado [John Smith]]; Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Creator2 (villain)
Synopsis:
A new menace threatens both Earths 1 and 2 as Red Tornado is captured by a foe known only as Creator2. Using his unique vibrational energies, Creator2 targets both the JSA and JLA separately, as each world's doppelganger falls prey to Creator2's traps. To be continued...
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (May 2007).
Introduction of Golden Age Batman for Earth-2.
Strange thing of note, although the Earth-2 Batman was introduced as a cameo, for some reason Dr. Mid-Nite was targeted instead by the writer for this story as being the Earth-1 Batman's closest doppelganger equivalent.

More for Your Money... and Better (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

house ad for All-Star Western (DC, 1970 series) #2 and The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #10

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The JLA Mail Room / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky (logo illustration)
Inks:
Bernard Sachs (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-479

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Don McGregor; Scott Gibson; Steve Grabinsky; Martin Pasko; Jeff Ristine; R. L. Thomas; Peter J. Towne

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [" Whatever's crushing the Justice Society on their Earth is doing it to us on our world! "]
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Peril of the Paired Planets
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. More for Your Money... and Better
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The JLA Mail Room
This issue was most recently modified by:
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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