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Issue Details

Issue #62
Published September-October 1976
Frequency bi-monthly
Cover Price 0.30 USD
Pages 36
Editing Gerry Conway; Paul Levitz (assistant); Jack Harris (assistant)

Cover Details - "When Fall the Mighty"

Characters Super Squad [Justice Society of America [JSA; Superman (Earth-2, guest star); Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Dr. Fate (inset); The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)]; Power Girl]; Zanadu (villain)
Genre Superhero
Pencils Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Inks Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Colors Tatjana Wood

17 page All Star Super Squad story "When Fall the Mighty"

Characters Super Squad [Justice Society of America [JSA; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Superman (Earth-2, guest star); Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Power Girl; Star-Spangled Kid [Sylvester Pemberton]]; Nabu (flashback); Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Zanadu (villain); Dr. Arthur Kliburn (death)
Synopsis As Dr. Fate lies near death after being injured by Vulcan in the previous issue, Zanadu kidnaps Hawkgirl. Superman (who has come out of retirement to help the JSA/ Super Squad) is entombed alongside his cousin Power Girl by Zanadu. Wildcat suddenly attacks Hawkman after he appears to be hypnotized by strange music as the rest of the team faces off vs. Zanadu elsewhere.
Genre superhero
Script Gerry Conway (plot); Paul Levitz (script)
Pencils Keith Giffen; Wally Wood ?
Inks Wally Wood
Colors Carl Gafford
Letters Ben Oda
Notes Keith Giffen credited in issue with "pacing" and Wally Wood with "pictures." This may equate to: Keith Giffen (layouts); Wally Wood (pencils); Wally Wood (inks). Story includes a half page cross-section of the JSA headquarters with 5 basement levels. Story continued in part from previous issue; story continues next issue.

1 page Superman public service announcement "Justice for All Includes Children. 6"

Characters Superman [Earth-1]
Synopsis Superman saves a hitchiking boy from arrest and councils him on the dangers of hitchiking.
Genre superhero
Pencils Neal Adams
Inks Vince Colletta
Letters Milt Snapinn
Notes Artwork donated by Continuity Associates, Inc. Appears between pages 15 and 16 of sequence 1.

1 page All Star Comments letters page "All Star Comments"

Genre superhero
Letters typeset
Notes Letters from: Bob Rodi; Domenic Bruni with spot illustration of the Super Squad in the logo. Notes that Joe Orlando becomes editor with next issue. Also notes that Paul Levitz will become the writer and that Levitz did the dialogue for this issue's story.