(November 1976)

DC, 1960 Series
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Volume
17
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1976-08-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode
0709893055511
Editing
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (Associate Editor); Bob Rozakis (Assistant Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint; Mando (beginning with #254)
Binding
saddle-stitched (#s 39, 48, 58, 67, 76, 110-116, 200 squarebound)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #134.


Crisis on Earth-S! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Ernie Chan
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2411
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]] (Earth-1); Justice Society of America [Batman [Gotham City Police Commissioner Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]] (all Earth-2); Dr. Light [Arthur Light] (Earth-1 villain); Joker (Earth-2 villain); Shade (Earth-2 villain)
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Indexer Notes

Source for Giacoia inks credit is “The Justice League Reader” (Gruenwald 1977), published in Amazing World of DC Comics #14. Inks previously attributed here to Jack Abel.

Crisis on Earth-S! (Table of Contents: 1)

Justice League of America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell (plot); Martin Pasko (script)
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-2352
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]; Hawkwoman [Shayera Thal; Shiera Hall]] (all Earth-1); Justice Society of America [Batman [Gotham City Police Commissioner Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Johnny Thunder; Thunderbolt] (all Earth-2); Shazam's Squadron of Justice [Mister Scarlet; Pinky; Bulletman; Bulletgirl] (all Earth-S); King Kull (Earth-S villain); The Shade [Richard Swift] (Earth-2 villain); The Joker (Earth-2 villain, intro); The Weeper (Earth-S villain); Doctor Light [Arthur Light] (Earth-1 villain); Marvel Family [as powerless Billy Batson; Freddy Freeman; Mary Batson]
Synopsis
As King Kull's plan continues, the JLA,JSA and Squadron of Justice teams thwart the next phase. Johnny Thunder and his Thunderbolt (with Mercury), meanwhile, meets up with a powerless Billy and Mary Batson, and Freddy Freeman, who have been wondering with all that has been occuring why they haven't been able to summon Shazam's mystic thunderbolts to change them into the Marvel Family. Johnny's Thunderbolt fixes this by using his magic to change them, and now the Marvels ready themselves to join in the fight. To be concluded...
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

First appearance of Earth-2 Joker, who reappears later in Huntress [Helena Wayne] backup stories in Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #281-283, The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #200 (cameo), and Infinity, Inc. (DC, 1984 series) #6 (cameo).

JLA-JSA with Fawcett heroes story continues from #135; concludes in #137.

Green Lantern and the Fruit Pie Scene (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Green Lantern; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The DC Line of Super-Stars (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

JLA Mail Room / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (credited)
Pencils
Dick Dillin (logo illustration)
Inks
Tex Blaisdell (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illistration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-2420
Synopsis
letters submitted by Joe Peluso, Bob Rodi, Scott Gibson, Scott R. Taylor

Justice for All Includes Children, 7 (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Center for Juvenile Justice, the research division of the National Council of Juvenile Court Judges

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Crisis on Earth-S!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Crisis on Earth-S!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. Green Lantern and the Fruit Pie Scene
    Green Lantern; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. The DC Line of Super-Stars
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  6. 5. Justice for All Includes Children, 7
    Superman
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