America vs. the Justice Society – 2

General Info

Issue No:
2
On Sale Date:
October 1984
Cover Date:
February 1985
Era:
Bronze Age
Story Title:
Chapter Two: Trial By Congress

Creative Team

Cover Artist:
Jerry Ordway
Writer:
Roy Thomas, Dann Thomas (co-plotter)
Penciller:
Michael Bair
Inker:
Alfred Alcala
Letterer:
David Cody Weiss
Colourist:
Carl Gafford
Editor:
Roy Thomas, Janice Race (Associate Editor)

Characters

Main:
Justice Society of America: Wonder Woman (Diana Prince Trevor), Hawkman (Carter Hall), Doctor Mid-Nite (Charles McNider), The Atom (Al Pratt), Green Lantern (Alan Scott), Flash (Jay Garrick), Starman (Ted Knight]), Doctor Fate (Nabu/Kent Nelson), Sandman (Wesley Dodds), Superman (Clark Kent/Kal-L), Johnny Thunder, Hourman (Rex Tyler), Wildcat (Ted Grant), Robin (Dick Grayson)
Heroes:
Batman (Bruce Wayne), Huntress (Helena Wayne), The Spectre (James Corrigan), Robotman (Robert Crane), Infinity Inc: Fury (Lyta Trevor), Jade (Jennie-Lynn Hayden), Northwind (Nordra Cantrell), Nuklon (Al Rothstein), Obsidian (Todd Rice), Silver Scarab (Hector Hall), Star-Spangled Kid (Sylvester Pemberton)
Villains:
Per Degaton, Wizard (William Zard), A.K. O'Fallon
Olympians:
N/A
Amazons:
N/A
Other:
Congressman Jason Philips, Congresswoman Linda Valdez, Senator William Hopkins, Joan Garrick, Lois Kent, Shiera Hall, Inza Nelson, Andrew Vinson
Share us

Synopsis

As the hearing continues, Wonder Woman wants to escape to see her husband, Major Steve Trevor(ret.),who had been injured from events in Infinity Inc. (DC, 1985 series) #’s 1-10, but stays instead. The Spectre makes a sudden appearance to free the JSA members from the hearing, but they decline, since they want to figure out why Batman accused them of treason as he did. A sudden surprise witness for the prosecution then appears – old JSA foe the Wizard…