Showcase #101 (DC, 1978) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white to white pages.Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionShowcase #101 (D.C. Comics, 1978). 6/1978 - Joe Kubert cover. "Mystery in Space," script by Jack C. Harris, pencils by Al Milgrom, inks by Murphy Anderson; While in orbit around Earth in his starship, Hawkman gets a distress signal from Adam Strange who is being hunted, and needs Hawkman to rescue him before he is captured by an alien race called the Vantors; Strange blasts a hole in Hawkmans ship, enters, and the two seal off the hole before the Vantors can board; Then, the two and Hawkwoman launch the ship into Hyperdrive, allowing them to escape; Strange tells the Hawks that all of the various foes of Adam Strange over the years, the Vantors, the Kirri, the Arvese, and the Dust-Devils, all rose up to conquer Rann, the planet under Stranges watch.
Page Quality: Off-white to white
Artists/Writers: Jack C. Harris story Al Milgrom & Murphy Anderson art Joe Kubert cover
Significance: Hawkman. 1st Bronze Age Hawkman tryout issue. Adam Strange & Hawkgirl appearance.
CGC census 1/20: 22 in 9.6, 15 higher.
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