(July 1986)

DC, 1981 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roy Thomas (creative editor); Barbara Randall (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadron / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Arvell Jones
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
All-Star Squadron [Johnny Thunder (Earth-2); Starman [Ted Knight]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Dr. Mid-Nite; Wonder Woman (Earth-2); Atom [Al Pratt]; Spectre; Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Dan the Dyna-Mite; Batman (Earth-2); Robin (Earth-2); Robotman [Robert Crane]; Amazing-Man; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Mr. America [Tex Thomson]; Vigilante [Greg Sanders]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Guardian; T.N.T.; Mr. Terrific; Stripesy; Star-Spangled Kid; Shining Knight; Crimson Avenger; Firebrand [Danette Reilly]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Wing; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Tarantula; Zatara; The Whip; Superman (Earth-2); Liberty Belle; Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Speedy (Earth-2); Green Arrow (Earth-2); Manhunter [Paul Kirk]; Sargon the Sorcerer; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Aquaman (Earth-2); Sandy the Golden Boy] (inset); Mekanique (villain)

Indexer Notes

Cover penciller and inker credits confirmed by Arvell Jones.

Out of the Ashes... Mekanique! (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadron / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; Dann Thomas (co-plotter)
Pencils:
Arvell Jones
Inks:
Vince Colletta; Tony DeZuniga
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
David Cody Weiss
Job Number:
G-2373

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
All-Star Squadron [Aquaman (Earth-2) (first appearance); Robotman [Robert Crane]; Superman (Earth-2); Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Dr. Occult; Green Arrow (Earth-2); Speedy (Earth-2); Mr. Terrific; Vigilante [Greg Sanders]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Amazing-Man; Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; The Whip; Tarantula; Firebrand [Danette Reilly]; T.N.T.; Dan the Dyna-Mite; Mr. America [Tex Thomson]; Star-Spangled Kid; Stripesy; Manhunter [Paul Kirk]; Guardian; Crimson Avenger; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Liberty Belle; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Batman (Earth-2); Robin (Earth-2); Sargon the Sorcerer; Sandy the Golden Boy; Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Shining Knight; Wing; Zatara; Starman [Ted Knight] (cameo, flashback); Hawkman [Carter Hall] (cameo, flashback); Spectre (cameo, flashback); Sandman [Wesley Dodds] (cameo, flashback); Johnny Thunder (Earth-2, cameo, flashback); Wonder Woman (Earth-2, cameo, flashback); Dr. Mid-Nite (cameo, flashback); Atom [Al Pratt] (cameo, flashback)]; Little Boy Blue (cameo, flashback); Blue Boys (cameo, flashback); Mekanique (villain); Chuck Grayson
Synopsis:
As the Crisis rages on, the All-Stars meet to discuss Mekanique's fate while she's in Robotman's lab. Although through a majority vote they want her at the Perisphere headquarters, Robotman refuses to return her, and a contingent go to collect her, but thanks to Robotman's repairs, she regains consciousness, with the All-Stars unaware of her true intentions.

Indexer Notes

With the Golden Age Aquaman, in his first appearance in this feature as explained by Roy Thomas in a later letters page. Story continued from previous issue; story concludes next issue.

"Shanghaied Into Hyperspace!" Interlude Eight (Table of Contents)

Justice Society of America / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; Gardner Fox (original story)
Pencils:
Ron Harris
Inks:
Mike Gustovich
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
David Cody Weiss

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice Society of America [JSA; Spectre]

Indexer Notes

Spectre's chapter. Story continued from previous issue; story continues in next issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadroom / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2388

Indexer Notes

Includes letters reviewing All-Star Squadron (DC, 1981 series) #54.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    All-Star Squadron
  2. 1. Out of the Ashes... Mekanique!
    All-Star Squadron
  3. 2. "Shanghaied Into Hyperspace!" Interlude Eight
    Justice Society of America
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    All-Star Squadroom
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