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  • 1st appearance and origin of the Shield, the United States' first patriotic hero
  • 1st appearance and origin of the Comet, the first superhero character to die in the line of duty (Pep Comics #17)
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  • 2nd appearance of the Shield and Comet
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  • 1st appearance of Dusty, sidekick of The Shield
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  • 1st appearance and origin of the Fireball
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  • 1st cover appearance of Madam Satan (cover only)
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Madam Satan
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Hangman, the brother of Comet
  • Death of Comet, shot by a gangster - the first death of a superhero in comic history
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  • Classic cover art by Irv Novick
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  • 1st appearance of Archie Andrews
  • 1st appearance of Betty Cooper
  • 1st appearance of Jughead Jones
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  • Canadian produced reprint of Archie's first appearance from Pep Comics #22 (1941)
  • Cover appearance of The Shield, redrawn with Union Jack flag-inspired costume which was the Canadian flag prior to the Maple Leaf National Flag of Canada
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  • Classic cover art by Irv Novick
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  • Classic cover art by Irv Novick
  • 1st appearance of Coach Kleats
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  • 1st appearance of Archie's jalopy
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  • 1st appearance of Veronica Lodge
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  • Classic cover art by Irv Novick
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  • Origin of Wonder Woman retold
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  • Referenced in Seduction of the Innocent, led to establishing the Comics Code Authority
  • Reason: Wertham claims lesbian overtones between Wonder Woman and a child she adopts
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  • 1st appearance of Angle Man, possesses a reality-warping angle
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  • 1st appearance of Robin Hood in DC Comics
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  • Cover art by Irv Novick
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  • 1st appearance of Mademoiselle Marie, decades later it is revealed that she had an affair with a British Military officer named Alfred Pennyworth and from the encounter, had a child named Julia (Pennyworth)
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  • 1st appearance of Johnny Cloud
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  • Lower left image: Flatten -- Sand Fleas! (1963) by Roy Lichtenstein
  • Lower right image: interior panel illustrated by Irv Novick and written by Robert Kanigher that was swiped by pop culture artist Roy Lichtenstein without giving attribution to the original creators
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Captain Storm
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  • 2nd appearance of Mr. Freeze, formerly known as ‘Mr. Zero’
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  • Classic battle Wonder Woman vs Supergirl
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  • Origin of Captain Action
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  • 30th Anniversary of Batman's introduction
  • Includes a reprint of Batman's first appearance in Detective Comics #27 - a censored version, redrawn to omit the image of a murder victim with a knife in his back
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  • 1st mention of Alfred's last name being Pennyworth