(October-November 1967)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1967-08-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #112-117, 120)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman; Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Metal Men [Platinum; Gold; Mercury; Lead; Iron; Tin; Nameless]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Starting with this issue, all issues exclusively team Batman with someone else. Issues 67 to 71 also included Batman team-ups.

Rampant Run the Robots (Table of Contents)

Batman; Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Metal Men; Dr. Daedalus; Icarus; R4573; Klang
Synopsis:
Batman and the Metal Men team up (more-or-less) to battle Dr. Daedalus and Icarus and his rogue robbing robots. R4573 and Klang are robots greeting each other at the First International Robot Exposition where the action starts. Batman is shown with anti-robot bias that is cured over the storyline.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Characters, synopsis and notes added from info by Ken Rowand on the Error Tracker, January 2009. Story is in three parts: unnumbered part one (7.5 pages), Part Two (7.5 pages), Part Three (7.5 pages); Parts Two and Three are titled "Batman and Metal Men."

Famous Old Robots (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical; math & science

["Dad, I found these Christmas tree lights in the attic."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed); Don Lowery (idea)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman; Metal Men
  2. 1. Rampant Run the Robots
    Batman; Metal Men
  3. 2. Famous Old Robots
  4. 3. ["Dad, I found these Christmas tree lights in the attic."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Chris Boyko
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ted Watson
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner