(December 1974-January 1975)

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Volume:
38
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1844

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Talia; James Gordon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A portion of this cover is redrawn for half of cover to Detective Comics #448. Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [August 2007]
Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

[Detective Comics] (Table of Contents)

Batman / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Murphy Anderson ?
Inks:
Murphy Anderson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1162

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Contents page.

Bat-Murderer! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jim Aparo
Job Number:
S-1829

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Talia; Batman; Scrag Donovan; Roger Barton; Elizabeth Baylor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bat Murderer series begins, ends with #448. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Dick Grayson Detective! (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1101

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dick Grayson [Robin]
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bat-Puzzle / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
P-9

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle.

The Case of the Martian Witness! (Table of Contents)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1098

Characters:
Star Hawkins
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

1st story of the series.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Comedy Cover Capers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino; Sheldon Moldoff; Irv Novick
Inks:
Murphy Anderson; Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1151

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Reprints various Detective Comics covers with altered dialogue.

The International Sky Police! (Table of Contents)

Manhunters Around the World / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1100

Genre:
detective-mystery
Reprints:

[The Man Called Unknown] (Table of Contents)

Kid Eternity / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Riss
Inks:
Pete Riss
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1097

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kid Eternity
Reprints:

The Good-Luck Prophet (Table of Contents)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1099

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Raymond
Reprints:

The Case of the Haunted Horse! (Table of Contents)

Sierra Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Millard
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1102

Characters:
Sierra Smith
Reprints:

["It's so quiet today."] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
N-1163

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

Circus Beat (Table of Contents)

Gang Busters / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1109 ?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

The Magical Mystery Mirror (Table of Contents)

Elongated Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Barr
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1777

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny; Janice Fell; Dennis Fell; Amos Fell
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1849

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from David E. Romm, Chad B. Goyette, Antone Perry, David Seidman and David Dasch.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. [Detective Comics]
    Batman
  3. 2. Bat-Murderer!
    Batman
  4. 3. Dick Grayson Detective!
    Robin
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bat-Puzzle
  6. 5. The Case of the Martian Witness!
    Star Hawkins
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Comedy Cover Capers
  8. 7. The International Sky Police!
    Manhunters Around the World
  9. 8. [The Man Called Unknown]
    Kid Eternity
  10. 9. The Good-Luck Prophet
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  11. 10. The Case of the Haunted Horse!
    Sierra Smith
  12. 11. ["It's so quiet today."]
    Casey the Cop
  13. 12. Circus Beat
    Gang Busters
  14. 13. The Magical Mystery Mirror
    Elongated Man
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot Line
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