(1971)

DC, 1971 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
100
Indicia frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1971-07-15
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

On-sale date from copyright registration.


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

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Red Tornado [John Smith]; Batman (of Earth-2); Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Mr. Terrific; Superman (of Earth-2); Thunderbolt; Johnny Thunder; Starman; Wildcat; Dr. Fate; Robin (of Earth-2); Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow (of Earth-1); Aquaman (of Earth-1); Dr. Mid-Nite; J'onn J'onzz [Manhunter from Mars, Martian Manhunter]; Spectre; Vigilante; Hourman; Sandman; Johnny Quick; Superman (of Earth-1); Wonder Woman (of Earth-1); Batman (of Earth-1); Flash [Jay Garrick]; Diana Prince [Wonder Woman] (of Earth-1); Atom [Al Pratt]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Robin (of Earth-1); Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Black Canary; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Thal]
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Indexer Notes

Wrap-around cover.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-365
Characters
Superman; Batman; The Spectre; Johnny Quick; Wildcat; Hawkman [Katar Hol]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Crisis on Earth-One! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Job Number
N-358
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [JLA; Aquaman; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Batman; Superman; Wonder Woman]; Justice Society of America [JSA; The Atom [Al Pratt]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]]; Crime Champions [Felix Faust; Dr. Alchemy [Albert Desmond]; Chronos [David Clinton]; The Wizard; The Fiddler [Isaac Bowin]; The Icicle [Joar Mahkent]]
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 Justice League of America in their headquarters. But the Justice League of America summons the Justice Society of America and switches places with them.
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Indexer Notes

Return of Justice Society of America. Part 1 of first ever Justice League of America / Justice Society of America team-up story.

Story across 25 pages in three chapters of 3.67 pages, 10.67 pages, and 9.67 pages.

Crisis on Earth-Two (Table of Contents: 3)

Justice League of America / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Job Number
N-359
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice Society of America [JSA; The Atom [Al Pratt]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance] (Earth-2); Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson] (Earth-2); The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkman [Carter Hall] (Earth-2); Hourman [Rex Tyler]]; Justice League of America [JLA; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman; Batman (Earth-1); The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow (Earth-1); Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Superman (Earth-1); Wonder Woman (Earth-1)]; Crime Champions [Chronos; Felix Faust; Dr. Alchemy; The Fiddler; The Icicle; The Wizard]
Synopsis
The Justice League of America and Justice Society of America 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.
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Indexer Notes

Part 2 of first ever Justice League of America / Justice Society of America crossover story.

Story across 24 pages in three chapters of 7.67 pages, 9.67 pages, and 5.67 pages. The splash page of the original story is deleted for this reprint.

A Checklist of DC Super-Heroes (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-373
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In five segments of 1/3, 1/3, 1/3, 1/3, and 1 page throughout the issue.

[The Spectre Meets Zor] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Spectre / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Wayne Grant; Zor (villain); Clarice Winston (villain)
Synopsis
The Spectre meets a foe who is as powerful as himself and works feverishly to overpower him before he can harm Clarice.
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Stand-In for 100 Convicts! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Don C. Cameron ?
Pencils
Hy Mankin
Inks
Hy Mankin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Warden Wallace; Mauler Murphy (villain); Chief Griggs
Synopsis
Johnny Quick covers for 99 convicts while they prove their innocence.
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Keywords
diamonds; prison

Indexer Notes

Art credited to Ralph Mayo in splash panel.

The Galleon in the Desert! (Table of Contents: 7)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Dan Barry
Inks
Dan Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Job Number
N-361
Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante; Stuff; The Fiddler; Shakes the Underworld Poet; Dictionary
Synopsis
The Vigilante and Stuff stop three criminals from looting the Great Western Exposition.
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Keywords
desert; galleon; pickpocket

Crime Wore a Costume! (Table of Contents: 8)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 79; N-363
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Mike Bailey (boxing heavyweight contender); Mr. Stacey; The Huntress (villain); Huntress' gang (villains)
Synopsis
Wildcat thwarts the Huntress's attempts to kidnap two boxers to prevent the heavyweight title match, whose proceeds were to go to charity.
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Keywords
bank robbery; Daily Bugle; Staceys Department Store

Indexer Notes

Unpublished Golden Age story likely prepared in late 1947-early 1948 based on the original job number.

Strange Spells of the Sorcerer! (Table of Contents: 9)

Hawkman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Job Number
N-360
Genre
superhero
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Key to the Super-Heroes on the Cover (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. World's Greatest Super-Heroes!
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Crisis on Earth-One!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. Crisis on Earth-Two
    Justice League of America
  5. 4. A Checklist of DC Super-Heroes
  6. 5. [The Spectre Meets Zor]
    The Spectre
  7. 6. Stand-In for 100 Convicts!
    Johnny Quick
  8. 7. The Galleon in the Desert!
    Vigilante
  9. 8. Crime Wore a Costume!
    Wildcat
  10. 9. Strange Spells of the Sorcerer!
    Hawkman
  11. 10. Key to the Super-Heroes on the Cover
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