Cover includes small reproductions of the covers to Teen Titans (DC, 1966 series) #16 by Nick Cardy and The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #78 by Bob Brown, and headshots of Deadman by George Tuska and the Silent Knight by Irv Novick from unidentified sources.
Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.
Page composed of a Batman figure from The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #92 and a Spectre figure from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #435.
Told in three parts.
Part 1 - Streets of Fear (6 pages).
Part 2 - The Tooth of Kali (7 pages).
Part 3 - Judgment of a Goddess (7 pages).
Told in three chapters. Bottom 1/3 of last page of each chapter 1 and 2 are house ads for other DC Comics. Bottom 1/2 of last page of chapter 3 is a puzzle.
Lower half of final page of Sequence 3. Answers in Sequence 6.
The Wonder Girl figure (upper body only) is taken from the cover of Teen Titans (DC, 1966 series) #23. The Spectre (head only) from the cover of Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #432. The rest are currently unidentified.
Bottom third of last page of Sequence 5. The source of the Batman and Sgt. Rock figures are currently unidentified.
Excerpts from letters by Hume Baugh, George E. Guay, Dave Romm, Matthew O'Bannon, Philip Street, "R.C.W.," Lynn Scharbow, Chris Padovano, Rich Reeves, Mike Goodman, Steve Andrews, Billy Stripling, Alan Spinney, Will Nash, Ed Sordellini, Dan Coggins, Alan Addleman, Scott Gibson, Scott Taylor, Martin Boyer, Clarence Rutherford, Black Wolf (a Native American reader) and Bob Rodi (a plot premise for a Wonder Woman team-up rejected by the editor). An apparently entire letter from Dan Gheno with reply from the editor. Specifications of original publications of the stories reprinted in this issue. Team-up suggestions from Steve Getman, Ms. Lynne Pope, Jeff Reynolds, Dale Cendali, Robert Sherrill, Gary S. Arkell, David Hsiung, Bill Morgan, Jack Herring, David Jones, Dave Butler, Larry Varvel and Bobby Justice.
The sources of the vignettes are as follows:
Robotman [Paul Dennis] from Star Spangled Comics (DC, 1941 series) #7,
Gay Ghost from Comic Cavalcade (DC, 1942 series) #4,
Deadman from Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #205,
the Ghost Patrol from an unidentified issue of Flash Comics (DC, 1940 series),
and Robotman [Cliff Steele] from either My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #80 or Doom Patrol (DC, 1964 series) #100 (the two original panels are identical).
One of the Batman figures is from the cover of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #238; the other two are unidentified, though one comes from a 1960's-era pin-up.
This story is divided into three chapters, the last page of each being two-thirds story/art and one-third DC house ad.
Batman fills in the readers on the background of his co-star this issue, the Spectre.
Spectre artwork for this feature is taken from More Fun Comics (DC, 1936 series) #53 [top tier (art only) from last page of Spectre story], Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #60 [cover illustration (art only)], Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #83 [cover illustrations (art only)], and Secret Origins (DC, 1973 series) #5 (November-December 1973) [from the cover, two of three vertical panels].
The Batman vignette is from an unidentified source.