(July-August 1976)

DC, 1975 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
5 [2]
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Barcode:
0709893165508
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound (#1-4); Saddle-stitched (#5-20)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The volume is clearly 5 in the indicia, although based on surrounding issues it should be 2, so this is almost certainly a typographical error.


The Joker's Daughter!; Valley of the Copper Moon! (Table of Contents)

Batgirl; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2323

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; The Joker's Daughter [Duela Dent]

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

Superman Saves the Earth (Table of Contents)

Superman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Cup Cakes.

Valley of the Copper Moon! (Table of Contents)

Batgirl / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils:
José Delbo
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2276

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Senator Cleary; Congressman Matthew; Jack Lightfoot; Susan Little Bird
Synopsis:
Batgirl is the guest at an Indian Rodeo and she helps expose a criminal who is trying to sell the reservation to another corporation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
American Indians; buffalo; Indian reservation; Matituck Indians

Indexer Notes

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

The Joker's Daughter! (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2305

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Joker's Daughter [Duela Dent] (introduction; real name unrevealed); Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lt. Tatem; Chief Frank McDonald; Christine Ariadne; Lori Elton
Synopsis:
Robin must discover who stole a mystery author's novel out of a locked room.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Hudson University

Indexer Notes

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

Robin's Cast of Characters (Table of Contents)

Robin / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1568

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lori Elton; Chief Frank McDonald; Lieutenant Rick Tatem
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batmail Family / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-2316

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Mike White, Fred Schneider, Scott R. Taylor, Jeff Sporn, Mark McIntyre, The Mighty Hackman and Tom Weyandt.

In the Soup! (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Alfred / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron ?; Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Jerry Robinson
Inks:
Jerry Robinson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original editor)
Job Number:
N-1503

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Bruce Wayne; Dick Grayson; Alfred Pennyworth; Chumley (a dog); un-named criminal gang (villains)
Synopsis:
At the request of one of Bruce Wayne's friends, Alfred is loaned out......to walk the lady's dog of all things. However, while doing this menial chore, the brave butler stumbles upon a case that will test his detective abilities.....a case involving giant turtles.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Jerry Robinson and Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

["In Dayton, KY., an escaped prisoner..."] (Table of Contents)

Curious Crime Capers / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
N-1567

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Four separate cartoons about curious crime capers.

The New Crimes of the Mad Hatter (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 11.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original editor)
Job Number:
N-1451

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Mad Hatter; James Gordon
Synopsis:
The Mad Hatter pulls a string of robberies based on the professions of the jurors that sentenced him on his last arrest.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit by O'Hearn. Inks verified by Paris.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Joker's Daughter!; Valley of the Copper Moon!
    Batgirl; Robin
  2. 1. Superman Saves the Earth
    Superman; Hostess
  3. 2. Valley of the Copper Moon!
    Batgirl
  4. 3. The Joker's Daughter!
    Robin
  5. 4. Robin's Cast of Characters
    Robin
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Batmail Family
  7. 6. In the Soup!
    The Adventures of Alfred
  8. 7. ["In Dayton, KY., an escaped prisoner..."]
    Curious Crime Capers
  9. 8. The New Crimes of the Mad Hatter
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll