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Green Lantern (Alan Scot) responds to the Brainwave's radio challenge. Upon arrival he enters Brainwave's dream world and believes the JSA and All Star Squadron to be killed at the hands of the Japanese imperial forces. GL attacks with ruthless abandon, culminating in him using a ring to create an explosion reminiscent of Hiroshima. He saves his friends who are not dead but is devestated by the destruction he believes he has caused.

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Fond memories 0

I have fond memories of this issue. As a young child a neighbor had brought some of his comics in for me to read. Then on one fateful day as walking through a news stand I saw issue 20 of all star squadron. The bright vibrant colours of Green Lanterns costume drew me in as they must have so many youthful readers in the 40's. I fell in love with Alan Scot right away. The way he tortured himself when he saw himself as the bringer of death. That image of him on the last page head on the shoulder of...

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Who's going to take the weight? 0

This was an excellent story. After last issue, where the All-Star Squadron had found the eight missing members of the Justice Society the Brain Wave goes into detail as to how he did it. Using each of their weaknesses against them in a virtual world of his own creation Brain Wave now challenged the All-Star Squadron to endure the same trial, as the only way to free their friends.Valiantly they tried and failed only to have the Green Lantern track them to those same fair grounds and be offered ...

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