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Food for Starving Patriots! (Table of Contents) Justice Society of America / cover / 1 page (report information) Credits Pencils:Joe Gallagher Inks:Joe Gallagher Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Johnny Thunder [Earth-2]; Dr. Mid-Nite; Specte [Jim Corrigan]; Wonder Woman [Earth-2]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Atom [Al Pratt]; Dr. Fate (all as the Justice Society of America/JSA) Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3 Indexer Notes [Cover story notes are the same as the issue notes (see Issue Notes above). This may mean that one or both set of notes need editing as a result of our recent migration to having separate issue and cover notes.]

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Food for Starving Patriots [introduction] (Table of Contents) Justice Society of America / story / 3 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Joe Gallagher Inks:Joe Gallagher Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Johnny Thunder [Earth-2]; Dr. Mid-Nite; Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Wonder Woman [Earth-2]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Atom [Al Pratt]; Dr. Fate (all as the Justice Society of America/JSA) Synopsis:Chairman Hawkman announces to the members that two things must be accomplished quickly: 1) the freedom-loving peoples of Europe must be fed, and 2) this must be done without the knowledge of the Nazis. To accomplish this feat, Hawkman has created tiny food capsules that, once treated with a special solution, become complete dinners. Each member is to carry these capsules to a different European nation. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 1] (Table of Contents) Hawkman / story / 7 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed) Inks:Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed) Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Hawkman [Carter Hall] Synopsis:Hawkman makes his way to an oocupied city in France and meets up with a willing, but skeptical underground force. However, after a good meal, they tell the Feathered Fury about the man they call "The Sly One," who fearlessly fights the Germans, but has been captured by them. Hawkman and the underground take on the Nazis in order to free him. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 2] (Table of Contents) Starman / story / 6 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Lou Ferstadt Inks:Lou Ferstadt Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Starman [Ted Knight] Synopsis:Starman is headed for Poland, conquered already by the Nazis, but not willing to entirely give up. He spots an ancient order of Poles called the Bowman of Mons, who at once think he is an enemy....but a good meal changes their minds. Starman volunteers to help the group free their imprisoned peoples, capture guns and weapons, and aid in the world-wide fight for freedom. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 3] (Table of Contents) Atom / story / 6 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Joe Gallagher Inks:Joe Gallagher Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Atom [Al Pratt] Synopsis:The Atom arrives in Holland in disguise and helps wreck a small convoy of German vehicles, although he quickly captured and thrown into jail. Changing to his fighting togs, he bends the bars and escapes, soon meeting up with a young Dutch boy, whom he feeds along with many others. After dinner, the young boy shows the Atom Nazi artillery shells they have built, hollowed out, in which are encased maps of the locations of German secret hangers. They fire some shells where the R.A.F. can get hold of them and they arrive to bomb the hangers. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 4] (Table of Contents) Dr. Fate / story / 6 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Howard Sherman Inks:Howard Sherman Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:occult; superhero Characters:Dr. Fate; Adolf Hitler (cameo) Synopsis:Hitler is having tea leaves read which indicate a visit soon by Doctor Fate. Fate arrives in the middle of a concentration camp to secretly feed the prisoners, and then shows the prisoners how to commit sabotage against the Germans without their knowledge by mixing sand with gunpowder in their artillery shells. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 5] (Table of Contents) Dr. Mid-Nite / story / 6 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Stan Aschmeier Inks:Stan Aschmeier Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Dr. Mid-Nite Synopsis:Dr. Mid-Nite and Hooty head for Norway, having the name of the underground leader in his possession. Upon arriving at his house, a young lady nervously tells him that the man isn't home, but the good doctor is not to be denied. After feeding the pair, the man shows Dr. Mid-Nite a special gun he has invented to fight submarines. Dr. Mid-Nite then aids the men in blowing up some German ammunition. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 6] (Table of Contents) Spectre, The / story / 6 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Bernard Baily Inks:Pierce Rice Colors:? Letters:Bernard Baily Content Information Genre:superhero; occult Characters:Spectre [Jim Corrigan] Synopsis:The Ghostly Guardian soon arrives in Belgium near a hidden Nazi airplane hanger, noting the capture of some members of the underground. He quickly frees them, feeds them and marks a path for Allied bombers to come in and destroy the hangers. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3 Indexer Notes Revised art credits by Craig Delich (Dec. 2005). Credits previously reversed. Letterer credit by Craig Delich (Dec. 2005).


The Statue of Buddha (Table of Contents) Another Hop Harrigan Adventure / text story / 1.5 pages (report information) Credits Script:? Letters:typeset Content Information Genre:aviation Characters:Hop Harrigan Synopsis:Hop must deal with a Japanese spy, Mitsui Mato, who is trying to figure out where Allied attacks are coming from, and to eliminate it. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 7] (Table of Contents) Johnny Thunder / story / 6 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Stan Aschmeier Inks:Stan Aschmeier Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero; humor Characters:Johnny Thunder [Earth-2]; Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt Synopsis:Johnny arrives in Czechoslovakia and immediately feeds members of the Czech underground. Unfortunately, a German soldier sees what is happening and Johnny asks the Thunderbolt to eliminate him. That done, Johnny secures the plans the Germans have drawn up and deals with their plan in a most unusual manner. Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3


Food for Starving Patriots [chapter 8] (Table of Contents) Sandman / story / 6 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox; Jack Kirby (partial re-write) Pencils:Jack Kirby; Joe Simon Inks:Howard Ferguson Colors:? Letters:Howard Ferguson Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Sandy the Golden Boy Synopsis:The Sandman and Sandy are sent to Greece, and the German commander dreams about them coming and disrupting their operation. The duo help destroy some Nazi equipment, then claim that they are turning Nazi as a ruse to further learn more of the Nazi agenda....then they crush it! Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3 Indexer Notes Sandman was assisted by his junior partner Sandy in All-Star for the 1st time; Sandy also appears in #15 & 19. Writer, pencil, inks, & letterer credit from Craig Delich (April 30, 2004). Writer credit confirmed by Jack Kirby.


Food for Starving Patriots [conclusion] (Table of Contents) Justice Society of America / story / 2 pages (report information) Credits Script:Gardner Fox Pencils:Joe Gallagher Inks:Joe Gallagher Colors:? Letters:? Content Information Genre:superhero Characters:Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Dr. Fate; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Johnny Thunder [Earth-2]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Wonder Woman [Earth-2]; Dr. Mid-Nite; Atom [Al Pratt]; Johnny Thunder [Earth-2] (all as the Justice Society of America/JSA) Synopsis:One by one the different members show up to file their reports with Hawkman....all except Johnny, who was so busy that he didn't have time to eat himself. So he grabs a handful of the capsules and downs them all at once.....with distressing results! Reprinted:in All Star Comics Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3

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