"Justice League #1": a new start for DC Comics

Clabaugh, Rich
August 2011
Christian Science Monitor;8/31/2011, pN.PAG
Today is a big day in comic book land. Starting today – in a bid to attract newer, younger readers – DC Comics is re-setting the clock for 52 of its super-hero comic book lines. As of today, all 52 are starting over with #1 – beginning with "Justice League #1."


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