World's Finest Comics #198 Values
Publisher: DC, 1970
About World's Finest Comics #198Third Superman vs. Flash race. Johnny Quick backup story. Carmine Infantino and Murphy Anderson cover.
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Pencils: Curt Swan
Inks: Murphy Anderson
Letters: Gaspar Saladino
Notes: Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Pencils previously credited to Carmine Infantino. First issue with the guest character's logo/name on the cover. (Info from Fred Snyder.)
Characters: Superman; Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Guardians of the Universe; the Anachronids; Jimmy Olsen; Maximus Flavius; Phantom Zone inhabitants [Jax-Ur; General Zod; Professor Vakox; Kru-El]
Synopsis: The Guardians of the Universe summon Superman to stage a race with The Flash to offset the damage life-forms called Anachronids, who travel faster than the speed of light, have caused to the flow of time. When the duo encounter a group of Anachronids, they are thrown into another plane of existence, but they return through a donut-shaped star, and resume their race.
Script: Dennis O'Neil
Pencils: Dick Dillin
Inks: Joe Giella
Letters: Ben Oda; John Costanza
Notes: Story continues in #199. Colors credit from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker. Oda lettering on pages 1-11; Costanza lettering pages 12-22.
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