WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 127, August 1962, was published on June 7, 1962. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of 12¢. The editor was jack Schiff, and the cover was pencilled by Jim Mooney, according to Mike’s Amazing World Of DC Comics, while the Grand Comic Book Database and Comic Book Database.com credit Dick Dillon as the penciller. Sheldon Moldoff was the inker.
– THE SORCERER FROM THE STARS (13 pgs.), was written by Jerry Coleman and drawn by Jim Mooney. This story has been reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: WORLD’S FINEST vol. II.
– Aquaman and Aqualad starred in the seven page story titled, AQUAMAN’S FINNY COMMANDOS, written by Jack Miller and drawn by Ramona Fradon. This story was reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: AQUAMAN vol. I.
– Green Arrow and Speedy were featured in the six page story, GREEN ARROW’S SECRET PARTNER, written by George Kashdan and drawn by Lee Elias. This story has been reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: GREEN ARROW vol. I.
Also highlighted in this episode are this issue’s ads and other features.
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