Michael Holt has nothing to live for...until he meets the Spectre. Relating the tale of how the Justice Society tracked down the killer of the original Mr. Terrific, the Spectre convinces Holt to take on the role. This issue ties up threads left over from Justice League of America (1960-) numbers 171 and 172.
The Haunting of Jim Corrigan. Part 1: "Retribution." Part 1 of 5. The Spectre goes on a killing spree on death row at Attica prison, but finds an innocent man among them. Can he save him? Does he even care? Plus, Nate Kane has a strange dream and begins to suspect Jim Corrigan of murder.
Patriots. Part 14 of 14. The National Interest use the American talisman to create their embodiment of the American Dream, the American Scream. But it may have met its match when it meets the Spectre and his ally, the talisman-created embodiment of America's hopes and dreams, The Patriot.