(February 2000)

DC, 2000 Series
 
Price:
3.95 USD; 6.25 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Comics Millennium Edition
Barcode:
76194122341400111
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan (original editor)
Format:
Standard Color Comic; Saddle Stitched; One-Shot.

Issue Notes

"Cover [design] and [Millennium] logo design by Glen Parsons." One sequence not reprinted in this replica is from inside front cover of Detective Comics #27: "Crime Never Pays" one page filler.


The Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Remembering the Millennium: Detective Comics #27 The Bat-Man Arrives in Gotham City (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

An overview of the context of this issue and the character, and credits on inside of front and inside of back cover.

The Case of the Chemical Syndicate (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane [as Rob't Kane]
Inks:
Bob Kane [as Rob't Kane]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Kane

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bat-Man [later called Batman, intro], Commissioner Gordon [intro]; Alfred Stryker [villain]
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tenderfoot / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro?
Pencils:
Charles Biro
Inks:
Charles Biro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Killers of Kurdistan (Table of Contents)

Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Guardineer
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Guardineer

Genre:
detective-mystery
Reprints:

Bullet Bluff (Table of Contents)

Buck Marshall, Range Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in black and red only.

[The Mysterious Murders] (Table of Contents)

Spy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

[Murder on the Oceanic Line Docks] (Table of Contents)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Chambers
Pencils:
Jim Chambers
Inks:
Jim Chambers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Death on the Airwaves (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox [as Paul Dean] (signed)
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On the lower left of the first page is a small ad for Daisy Air Rifle, and on the lower right of the second page is a small ad for Crowell Publishing company (magazine delivery).

[The New Orleans Mardi Gras Murder Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Bruce Nelson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued in Detective Comics (1937 series) #28.

The Mysterious Doctor Fu Manchu (Table of Contents)

Doctor Fu Manchu / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sax Rohmer (original novel); Leo O'Mealia (adaptation)
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artist credits by Craig Delich. Adapted from the novel by Sax Rohmer.
Story continued in Detective Comics (1937 series) #28.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flatfoot Flannigan / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gustavson
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson
Inks:
Paul Gustavson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[Illegal Aliens] (Table of Contents)

Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sven Elven
Pencils:
Sven Elven
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in black and red only.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plain Clothes Pete / filler / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[The Murderer on Vacation] (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Slam Bradley; Shorty
Reprints:

[House Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House advertisement for: DC Archive Editions. Appears on page 47 in this issue.

[Ads] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1.25 pages (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

1 quarter-page original ad reprinted for Rosati Accordions on page 9, and 1 new one-page ad for L2 (clothes, Levis) on the back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Batman
    Batman
  2. 1. Remembering the Millennium: Detective Comics #27 The Bat-Man Arrives in Gotham City
  3. 2. The Case of the Chemical Syndicate
    Batman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tenderfoot
  5. 4. Killers of Kurdistan
    Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator
  6. 5. Bullet Bluff
    Buck Marshall, Range Detective
  7. 6. [The Mysterious Murders]
    Spy
  8. 7. [Murder on the Oceanic Line Docks]
    The Crimson Avenger
  9. 8. Death on the Airwaves
  10. 9. [The New Orleans Mardi Gras Murder Part 1]
    Bruce Nelson
  11. 10. The Mysterious Doctor Fu Manchu
    Doctor Fu Manchu
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Flatfoot Flannigan
  13. 12. [Illegal Aliens]
    Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Plain Clothes Pete
  15. 14. [The Murderer on Vacation]
    Slam Bradley
  16. 15. [House Advertisement]
  17. 16. [Ads]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Per Sandell
  • Allen Ross
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Allen Ross