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World's Finest Comics #198 Values

Publisher: DC, 1970

About World's Finest Comics #198

Third Superman vs. Flash race. Johnny Quick backup story. Carmine Infantino and Murphy Anderson cover.

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COVER DETAILS

World's Finest Comics #198 Twin Cities pedigree (DC, 1970) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages....
Characters: Superman; Flash; Batman

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.)


STORY DETAILS

Title: Race to Save the Universe!

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.

Pages: 22.000

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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CGC Census Report*

Grade 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.2 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.9 10.0 Total
Universal  0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 6 3 10 10 14 7 22 18 15 30 37 25 21 14 5 0 0 243
Qualified  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Signature Series  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Restored  0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 6 4 10 10 14 9 23 20 17 31 37 29 21 14 5 0 0 257

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