(February 1985)

DC, 1985 Series
Price:
1.00 USD; 1.35 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Janice Race (associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
4-issue miniseries

Issue Notes

No ads.


["Release The Justice Society-- OR Die !! So Commands The Spectre!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spectre; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Doctor Fate [Kent Nelson]; Atom [Al Pratt]; Sandman; Wonder Woman (Earth 2); Helena Wayne

Indexer Notes

No ads. "Or" part from Spectre quote accidentally left off of cover when printed. Confirmed by Roy Thomas back in the early 90's at a comic convention.

A Skeleton Key to America vs. the Justice Society #2 (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Introduction and notes to series. Continues on inside back cover.

Trial by Congress! (Chapter 3) (Table of Contents)

Justice Society of America / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas (plot, script); Dann Thomas (plot)
Pencils:
Michael Bair [as Mike Hernandez]
Inks:
Alfred Alcala
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
David Cody Weiss

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice Society of America [Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-L]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince Trevor]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Spectre [Jim Corrigan (Earth-1 persona)]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson; Nabu]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Johnny Thunder; Thunderbolt]; Helena Wayne; Dick Grayson; U.S. Senators (all Earth-2)
Synopsis:
As the hearing continues, Wonder Woman wants to escape to see her husband, Major Steve Trevor(ret.),who had been injured from events in Infinity Inc. (DC, 1985 series) #'s 1-10, but stays instead. The Spectre makes a sudden appearance to free the JSAers from the hearing, but they decline, since they want to figure out why Batman accused them of treason as he did. By the end of this Chapter, a sudden surprise witness for the prosecution (including to Dick Grayson), appears- old JSA foe the Wizard. To be continued...

Indexer Notes

Story includes recap of events from All Star Comics #3 - #13.

A Justice Society Golden-Age Checklist (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rich Morrissey
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Golden-Age reprints listed for: Atom, Black Canary, Doctor Fate, Dr. Mid-Nite, Flash, and Green Lantern. Continued in next issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Everett Hibbard
Inks:
Everett Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Possibly re-inked by Al Dellinges (not specifically mentioned for this issue, but it was for the first issue).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Release The Justice Society-- OR Die !! So Commands The Spectre!"]
    Justice Society of America
  2. 1. A Skeleton Key to America vs. the Justice Society #2
  3. 2. Trial by Congress! (Chapter 3)
    Justice Society of America
  4. 3. A Justice Society Golden-Age Checklist
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • john cruz
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll