(October-November 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-430

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bat Lash
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Showcase Presents: Bat Lash (DC, 2009 series) #[nn] [black and white]

["Bat Lash! At last!"] (Table of Contents)

Bat Lash / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones; Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-380

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bat Lash; Don Pasqual; Billy Lash
Synopsis:
Bat Lash's brother has become a bounty hunter but does not remember his past or even his real name due to the traumatic events surrounding his parents' murders. Neither he nor Bat recognize each other when they meet, and the only man who can tell them the truth is gunned down.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in All-Star Western (DC, 1970 series) #11 (April-May 1972) [part 1]
  • in Weird Western Tales (DC, 1972 series) #12 (June-July 1972) [part 2]
  • in Showcase Presents: Bat Lash (DC, 2009 series) #[nn] [black and white]

Indexer Notes

Multiple pages less than full page dropping actual page count from 23 to 22.
Bat Lash refers to his missing brother as "Billy" in this story, but as "Tom" in the previous issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mail Bag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Orlando
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-514A

Synopsis:
description of the production of an issue of Bat Lash

Indexer Notes

no letters

[Sketches for Bat Lash's Brother] (Table of Contents)

Bat Lash / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones; Joe Orlando
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sergio Aragones; typeset
Job Number:
J-514B

How Can an Artist Become the World's Greatest Super Heroes? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #5, on sale August 14

Presenting Four of the Greatest... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #188 [80 Page Giant #G-64], on sale August 7

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bat Lash
  2. 1. ["Bat Lash! At last!"]
    Bat Lash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mail Bag
  4. 3. [Sketches for Bat Lash's Brother]
    Bat Lash
  5. 4. How Can an Artist Become the World's Greatest Super Heroes?
  6. 5. Presenting Four of the Greatest...
    Superman and Batman with Robin
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:
  • Jon Ingersoll