(March 1978)

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Volume
19
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1977-11-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893055503
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate 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 #151.


2,000 Light-Years to Christmas! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Job Number
S-2811
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Wonder Woman; Red Tornado; Traya
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, supplied by DC Comics.

Clowning Around (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The Joker; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

2,000 Light-Years to Christmas! (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice League of America / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Cornelia Adams
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-2801
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; Batman (Earth-1); Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Red Tornado [John Smith]]; Traya; Major Macabre (villain); Truman Ajax; Michael Mason
Synopsis
A trio of aliens passing Earth lose three powerful artifacts, which create chaos for the Justice League, especially when Major Macabre, a South American strongman, attempts to gain power from them.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; poker; pollution

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Traya, a child refugee from the Middle East, who will eventually be adopted by the Red Tornado.

37 Super-Heroes.. and 20 Creative 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
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
#S-2818

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Doug Taylor, Mike Bates, Jerry Bookter, Terry McCombs

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Bob Rozakis (credited)
Pencils
various (illustrations)
Inks
various (illustrations)
Colors
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
#S-2818-A

Indexer Notes

letter submitted by Mark Reschke; also includes results of reader poll for favorite JLA member (Green Lantern won)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. 2,000 Light-Years to Christmas!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Clowning Around
    The Joker; Hostess Fruit Pies
  3. 2. 2,000 Light-Years to Christmas!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. 37 Super-Heroes.. and 20 Creative Super-Stars...
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room Extra
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
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