(December 1968-January 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1968-10-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Joe Orlando
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bat Lash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bat Lash
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If 1 Superhero Doesn't Grab You... (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky; Neal Adams
Inks:
Joe Giella; Neal Adams
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; house ad for Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #65, on sale October 10; and The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #81, on sale October 31

["Should we let 'em go now?"] (Table of Contents)

Bat Lash / comic story / 23.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Nick Cardy (plot); Denny O'Neil (script)
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bat Lash
Synopsis:
Bat Lash becomes the reluctant guardian to a young girl whose father was gunned down and uncovers the crooked scheme that led to the murder.
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Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil (Table of Contents)

Captain Action; Ideal Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Action; Action Boy; Dr. Evil

Indexer Notes

advertisement for the Captain Action line of toys from Ideal

We Want You to Baby-Sit With the World's Mightiest Tot -- Superbaby! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman (DC, 1939 series) #212 [80 Page Giant G-54], on sale October 15

How Can One Man and One Dog Panic the World's Finest Heroes? (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman with Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #181 (December 1968), on sale October 22

Double Deathtrap for Batman and Robin! (Table of Contents)

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #207, on sale October 17

Get in on the Action (Table of Contents)

Captain Action / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; house ad for Captain Action (DC, 1968 series) #2, on sale October 29

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bat Lash
  2. 1. If 1 Superhero Doesn't Grab You...
  3. 2. ["Should we let 'em go now?"]
    Bat Lash
  4. 3. Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil
    Captain Action; Ideal Toys
  5. 4. We Want You to Baby-Sit With the World's Mightiest Tot -- Superbaby!
    Superman
  6. 5. How Can One Man and One Dog Panic the World's Finest Heroes?
    Superman and Batman with Robin
  7. 6. Double Deathtrap for Batman and Robin!
    Batman
  8. 7. Get in on the Action
    Captain Action
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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