(1971)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [block]
Editing:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Reprint info from Ted Watson, December 2008: reprint is of entire issue, in a deluxe format replica edition.


World's Greatest Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wrap-around cover.

Crisis on Earth-One (Table of Contents)

Justice League / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
3 villains each from Earth-1 and Earth-2 hatch a plot to commit crimes, then hide out on the other Earth. To ensure their success, the villains of Earth-1 mystically trap the JLA in their headquarters. But the JLA summons the JSA and switches places with them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Return of JSA; part 2 of first ever JLA/JSA crossover story.

Crisis on Earth-Two (Table of Contents)

Justice League / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance, of Earth-2]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson, of Earth-2]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkman [Carter Hall, of Earth-2]; Hourman [Rex Tyler] (all as the Justice Society of America/JSA); The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman; Batman [of Earth-1]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [of Earth-1]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Superman [of Earth-1]; Batman [of Earth-1]; Wonder Woman [of Earth-1] (all as the Justice League of America/JLA); Chronos; Felix Faust; Dr. Alchemy; The Fiddler; The Icicle; The Wizard (all as the Crime Champions)
Synopsis:
The JLA and JSA fight their own villains on the opposite Earths until they are mystically transported to cages in space. They escape and take down the gathered villains.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of first ever JLA/JSA crossover story. The splash page of this original story is deleted with sequences 1 and 2 presented as one continuous
story. May also be additional editing from originals (per Ted Watson, December 2008.)

[The Spectre Meets Zor] (Table of Contents)

Spectre / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Stand-In for 100 Convicts (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron ?
Pencils:
Hy Mankin ?
Inks:
Hy Mankin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Galleon in the Desert (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Dan Barry
Inks:
Dan Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Crime Wore a Costume (Table of Contents)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
J. Chester Kozlak
Inks:
J. Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

unpublished Golden Age story originally intended for Sensation #91

Strange Spells of the Sorceror (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. World's Greatest Super-Heroes!
  2. 1. Crisis on Earth-One
    Justice League
  3. 2. Crisis on Earth-Two
    Justice League
  4. 3. [The Spectre Meets Zor]
    Spectre
  5. 4. Stand-In for 100 Convicts
    Johnny Quick
  6. 5. The Galleon in the Desert
    Vigilante
  7. 6. Crime Wore a Costume
    Wildcat
  8. 7. Strange Spells of the Sorceror
    Hawkman
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