(April 1976)

DC, 1940 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
37
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing:
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2245

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Steel Claw [Amba Kadiri]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

Minerva Menace! (Table of Contents)

Shazam!; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Aunt Minerva

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover advertisement for Hostess Twinkies in comicstrip format.

Gotham City Treasure Hunt! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2173

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Steel Claw [Amba Kadiri]
Synopsis:
The Afro-Asian team gets their target in the Underworld Olympics. They almost succeed but Batman stops them at the end. Batman realizes that some kind of contest is going in in Gotham City between various groups of international criminals.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Underworld Olympics '76 story continued from Batman #273, continues into Batman #275.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Justice for All Includes Children, 2. (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to the Batman / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis (replies)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-2251

Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Illustrated title header.
Includes letters from Brian Scott, Ken Wolf, Adam Castro, Carl Christianssen and Kevin L. Callahan.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Minerva Menace!
    Shazam!; Hostess
  3. 2. Gotham City Treasure Hunt!
    Batman
  4. 3. Justice for All Includes Children, 2.
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • John Greb
  • Carlos Tasada
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen