|Location of Publication||New York, New York|
|Story Location||Earth-One: New York: New York City, Africa: Gorilla City, Abruuk Asylum, California: San Francisco; The Sinister Citadel|
|Notes||Issue includes a one-page text piece chronicling the history of the Manhunter. |
First appearance of the original incarnation of the Secret Society of Super-Villains. Their mysterious benefactor will later be revealed to be Darkseid.
Captain Boomerang, Captain Cold and Mirror Master appeared last in The Flash #244. All three appear again next issue.
The Manhunter that appears in this issue introduces himself as a clone of the original Paul Kirk.
Sinestro appeared last in The Flash #222.
The Wizard appeared last on Earth-Two in All-Star Comics #66.
The butler, Carstairs, appears next in Secret Society of Super-Villains #3.
Gorilla Grodd was imprisoned by King Solovar in Super-Team Family #3.
Sinestro first met this incarnation of Star Sapphire in Green Lantern (Volume 2) #74.