(May 1969)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly (with the exception of January, April and July)
On-sale date:
1969-03-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Robin's Revenge! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin; Justice League of America [Superman; Hawkman; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]

Robin's Revenge! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 15.17 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Golden Gloves]; Robin [Dick Grayson; also as Rick Danner]; Automator [David Gregor]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Commissioner Jim Gordon; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Alfred Pennyworth
Synopsis:
After the Automator kills the Batman, Robin devotes the next ten years of his life to hunting down the killer. When the thief dubbed Golden Gloves starts operating using technology strikingly similar to the Automator's, Superman and Robin investigate and discover that Golden Gloves isn't the Automator, but a brainwashed Batman, who was actually teleported away ten years ago by the Automator, whom they finally bring to justice.
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Indexer Notes

An imaginary story. Page 9 is a 2/3 page and page 16 is a half-page.

#7: Detective Comics #27 (Table of Contents)

Fact File / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Hanerfeld ?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

description of the first Batman story in Detective Comics (DC, 1938 series) #27

John Jones' Farewell to Earth (Table of Contents)

Martian Manhunter / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [John Jones]; Chief Harding; S'Vor
Synopsis:
J'onn J'onzz meets a team of security officers from Jupiter who are seeking S'Vor, an escaped criminal on Earth. He helps them capture S'Vor and is tempted to accept their offer to take him home to Mars, but he must stay behind to diaarm the solar bomb that the villain was planning to detonate.
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Indexer Notes

Editors' Round Table

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Robin's Revenge!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Robin's Revenge!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. #7: Detective Comics #27
    Fact File
  4. 3. John Jones' Farewell to Earth
    Martian Manhunter
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