Justice League of America Archives #3

DC Comics

United States.

Published
[November] 1994
Page count
232
Cover price
49.95 USD; 69.95 CAD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/291323

Credits

Editing
Bob Kahan
Julius Schwartz (original editor of all reprinted material)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Justice League of America Archives, Volume 3 (Justice League of America) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Martian Manhunter; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Superman]; Justice Society of America [Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]]

Credits

Pencils
Glenn Whitmore
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Show/hide 1. Justice League of America Archives, Volume 3 (Justice League of America) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Superman; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter; The Flash [Barry Allen]

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #16

Notes

frontispiece

Show/hide 2. Table of Contents Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 2 pages

Featuring

Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Martian Manhunter; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #21
Show/hide 3. Foreword Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 6 pages

Featuring

Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen] (flipped and rotated)

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #18 [illo only]
Show/hide 4. Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens! (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Martian Manhunter; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #15

Notes

Pencils credited to Mike Sekowsky on item.

Show/hide 5. The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Superman; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter; The Flash [Barry Allen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Snapper Carr]; Jean Loring (cameo)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #15 (November 1962)
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #35 ([June 1963?])
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #116 (March-April 1975)
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!
 
Australia
Green Lantern Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #1 ([July 1976?])
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!

Synopsis

The JLA discovers that the theft of the world's most destructive weapons is connected to the appearance of stone giants in three different places across the globe.

Show/hide 6. Cavern of Deadly Spheres (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Martian Manhunter; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]]; The Maestro

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #16 (December 1962)
Cavern of Deadly Spheres!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #37 ([October 1963?])
Cavern of Deadly Spheres!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
Cavern of the Deadly Spheres!
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #16

Notes

Pencils credited to Mike Sekowsky on item.

Show/hide 7. The Cavern of Deadly Spheres! (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Superman; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Snapper Carr]; The Maestro; Jerry Thomas

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #16 (December 1962)
The Cavern of Deadly Spheres!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #37 ([October 1963?])
Cavern of Deadly Spheres
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #113 (September-October 1974)
The Cavern of Deadly Spheres!
 
Australia
The Flash Album (Murray, 1977? series) #13 ([November 1976?])
Cavern of Deadly Spheres
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
Cavern of Deadly Spheres
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #16

Synopsis

The Maestro uses mind-control music to orchestrate his crimes and capture the JLA, but he overlooks one tiny thing...the Atom!

Notes

The Jerry Thomas character is an in-joke reference to (then) comics fans Jerry Bails and Roy Thomas.

Show/hide 8. Triumph of the Tornado Tyrant! (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Martian Manhunter; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]]; The Tornado Tyrant

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Suart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Isa Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #17
Show/hide 9. The Triumph of the Tornado Tyrant! (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Snapper Carr; Superman; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]]; Rockmen of Pluto (cameo); Adam Strange (flashback); The Tornado Tyrant (as The Tornado Champion); Ulthoon (flashback); Mechanical Masters of Rann (flashback); The Palador on the Space-Island of Peril (flashback); Alanna (flashback); Kanjar Ro (flashback); Dr. Light (flashback)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Joe Letterese

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #17 (February 1963)
The Triumph of the Tornado Tyrant!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #38 ([December 1963?])
Triumph of the Tornado Tyrant
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #11 (July 1981)
The Triumph of the Tornado Tyrant
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #2 ([July] 2007)
The Triumph of the Tornado Tyrant!
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #17

Synopsis

The Tornado Tyrant's arrogance over his first defeat of the JLA backfires on him when the JLA changes tactics.

Show/hide 10. Journey into the Micro-World! (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Martian Manhunter; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #18

Notes

Art credited to Mike Sekowsky on item.

Show/hide 11. Journey into the Micro-World! (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Superman; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Martian Manhunter; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Snapper Carr]; Midge; The Protectors of Starzl [Terrane; Ocana; Etheran]

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #18 (March 1963)
Journey into the Micro-World!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #39 ([February 1964?])
Journey into the Micro-World
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #93 (October-November 1971)
Journey into the Micro-World!
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #193 ([November 1975?])
Journey into the Micro-World!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #2 ([July] 2007)
Journey Into the Micro-World!
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #18

Synopsis

The JLA is brought to a sub-atomic world where they need to defeat the protectors of that world in order to save its people.

Show/hide 12. The Super-Exiles of Earth! (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [John Jones]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #19

Notes

The JLAers appear in both their superhero and civilian identities.

Show/hide 13. The Super-Exiles of Earth! (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [John Jones]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Snapper Carr]; Jean Loring; Dr. Destiny

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #19 (May 1963)
The Super-Exiles of Earth!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #40 ([April 1964?])
The Super-Exiles of Earth
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #112 (July-August 1974)
The Super-Exiles of Earth!
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #199 ([May 1976?])
The Super-Exiles of Earth
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #2 ([July] 2007)
The Super-Exiles of Earth!
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #19

Synopsis

The JLAers each face their evil doppelgangers and are then blamed for their lawless actions and exiled from Earth. When they return to fight their duplicates, the JLA discovers they are manifestations of their own dreams. The Atom performs microscopic brain surgery to disable them and the JLA shuts down Dr. Destiny's materiopticon to destroy the dream-beings.

Show/hide 14. The Mystery of Spaceman X! (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Martian Manhunter; Aquaman[Arthur Curry]]; Spaceman X

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #20
Show/hide 15. The Mystery of Spaceman X! (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Snapper Carr; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Superman]; Spaceman X

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #20

Synopsis

An alien uses a giant spaceman to absorb disaster-energy to make himself invulnerable, but Superman separates the alien from his power source.

Show/hide 16. Crisis on Earth-One! (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman]; Justice Society of America [Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]; The Atom [Al Pratt]

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #21
Show/hide 17. Crisis on Earth-One! (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Justice Society of America [The Atom [Al Pratt]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Crime Champions [Felix Faust; Dr. Alchemy; Chronos; The Wizard; The Fiddler; The Icicle]

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #21

Synopsis

3 villains each from Earth-1 and Earth-2 hatch a plot to commit crimes, then hide out on the other Earth. To ensure their success, the villains of Earth-1 mystically trap the JLA in their headquarters. But the JLA summons the JSA and switches places with them.

Show/hide 18. Crisis on Earth-Two! (Justice League of America) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Martian Manhunter; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]]; Justice Society of America [Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Atom [Al Pratt]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]]

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #22

Notes

Pencils credited to Mike Sekowsky on item.

Show/hide 19. Crisis on Earth-Two! (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Superman; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Justice Society of America [The Atom [Al Pratt]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Crime Champions [Chronos; Felix Faust; Dr. Alchemy; The Fiddler; The Icicle; The Wizard]

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #22 (September 1963)
Crisis on Earth-Two!
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #45 ([November 1964?])
Crisis on Earth Two!
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #66 ([August 1968?])
The Negative Crisis on Earths One-Two
 
Australia
Bumper Batcomic (KG Murray, 1976 series) #6 ([July 1977?])
Crisis on Earth-Two
 
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #7 ([February] 2001)
The Negative Crisis on Earths One-Two!
 
United States
Crisis on Multiple Earths (DC, 2002 series) ([July] 2002 )
Crisis on Earth-Two!
 
United States
Crisis on Multiple Earths (DC, 2002 series) #2 (2003)
The Negative Crisis on Earths One-Two!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #2 ([July] 2007)
Crisis on Earth-Two!
 
United States
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (DC, 1971 series) #6 (1971)
Crisis on Earth-Two
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #22

Synopsis

The JLA and JSA fight their own villains on the opposite Earths until they are mystically transported to cages in space. They escape and take down the gathered villains.

Show/hide 20. Biographies Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
Mark Waid
Letters
Typeset

Notes

Short biographies of the primary writers and artists of the stories in this volume.

Show/hide 21. Untitled Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Characters
Justice League of America [Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter [John Jones]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Clark Kent]; The Flash [Barry Allen]]; Justice Society of America [Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]; The Atom [Al Pratt]; Spaceman X

Credits

Pencils
Murphy Anderson (#19, 20 & 22)
Mike Sekowsky (#21)
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Stuart Chaifetz
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Typeset

Reprint history

From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #19
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #20
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #21
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #22

Notes

Four small cover reproductions on back cover.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 31680

Entry created

  • 09/05/2007

Index completed

  • 27/01/2014

Last updated

  • 27/12/2007