(December 1973-January 1974)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume:
37
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1973-09-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [block]
Editing:
Archie Goodwin
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

A Monster Walks Wayne Manor (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Kaluta
Inks:
Mike Kaluta
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-248

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Ubu
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

A Monster Walks Wayne Manor! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jim Aparo

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Ubu (death)
Reprints:

World of the Magic Atom! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 24.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)
Job Number:
N-754

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Zatanna; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman (flashback); Hawkgirl (flashback)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is the first chapter of Zatanna's search for her father, which is reprinted in various DC Super Special's at this time. Reprint info correction from Robert Gee on 5 December 2004; previously credited as "from Atom #18." Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Story comprised of three parts: 12 pages, 6 pages, and 6.5 pages in length.

The Men Who Moved the World! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 12.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)
Job Number:
N-755

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman; Hawkgirl
Reprints:

Gotham Gang Line-Up! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 14.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [ghosting for Bob Kane]
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)
Job Number:
N-753

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Aunt Harriet
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Death of Alfred, which leads into the Outsider serial. Story comprised of two parts: 7 pages, and 7.66 pages in length.

1972 Shazam Awards (Table of Contents)

Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru; Bernie Wrightson
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

The House That Fought Green Lantern! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)
Job Number:
N-756

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from the original index.

The Manhunter File (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese; Walter Simonson (titles and sound effects)
Job Number:
L-244

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Paul Kirk]; Christine St. Clair; Damon Nostrand; Raoul Salazano
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 6. Story ends in Detective Comics #443.

["What you're holding..."] (Table of Contents)

Batman's Hot Line / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-255

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Includes an editorial explaining the switch to the 100 page format. Letters of comment from Mike Shoemaker, Greg Thornhill, David Mollett and Bob Rozakis.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Monster Walks Wayne Manor
    Batman
  2. 1. A Monster Walks Wayne Manor!
    Batman
  3. 2. World of the Magic Atom!
    The Atom
  4. 3. The Men Who Moved the World!
    Hawkman
  5. 4. Gotham Gang Line-Up!
    Batman
  6. 5. 1972 Shazam Awards
    Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World
  7. 6. The House That Fought Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  8. 7. The Manhunter File
    Manhunter
  9. 8. ["What you're holding..."]
    Batman's Hot Line
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