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First Story:Wonder Woman assists Baroness Paula Von Gunther perform three tasks on behalf of the Goddess Aphrodite. They firstly prevent a Japanese plan to incite war between the sexes in America.

Second Story: They next battle Blakfu, king of the Mole Men.

Third Story: Next they help reform rubber magnate Ivar Torson and his syndicate, who have been conspiring to conceal their secret rubber extraction solution from the U.S. government despite the fact that it is desperately needed to prosecute the war effort.

Fourth Story: Finally Wonder Woman rescues Paula's daughter, Gerta Von Gunther, from Mavis who is a former slave girl of the Baroness and seeks revenge. The Amazon Princess hands the captured Mavis over to Mala on Transform Island for rehabilitation.

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This issue comprises of four stories.  The first three deal with challenges from Aphrodite, sort of centered around love (these are supposed to be equal to Hercules' 12 tasks).  The stories are pretty average in terms of golden age material.  The second story is probably the best with the Mole Men and Mole Women, though the message is a little bizarre, basically that the blind Mole Men treat their women poorly until their vision is restored and then they see how beautiful they are and treat them...

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