(October 1977)

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Volume:
38
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893043010
Editing:
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Testimony of the Riddler! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2685

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Riddler

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

Where Were You on the Night Batman Was Killed?: The Testimony of the Riddler! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils:
John Calnan
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
S-2610

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Two-Face]; Riddler; Killer Moth; Joker; Lex Luthor; Captain Stingaree; Cavalier; Mad Hatter; Spook; Poison Ivy; Scarecrow; Signalman; Mr. Freeze; Ra's al Ghul; Commissioner Jim Gordon; John Sholes; Stefan Niros; Elena Niros
Synopsis:
It is the Riddler's turn to provide testimony in the murder of the Batman, but the prosecutor Two-Face finds the flaw in the Riddler's testimony, and he is also dismissed.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Batman #291 and continues in Batman #293. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Cooky La Moo on Broadway (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor; Cooky La Moo; Unamed bystanders
Synopsis:
Steve crosses wires on an electric Cooky La Moo poster, causing it to come alive and go berserk, but Wonder Woman and Steve calm it with her lasso and Hostess Twinkies.

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies in comicstrip format.
Cooky refers to Steve as "Steve Howard."

[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-2693

Characters:
Batman

Indexer Notes

Illustrated title header.
Letters of comment from Peter Sanderson, Charles Douglas Brown, Jan Samudovsky, Neil Durbin and Rick Peterson.

Volume 77 Issue 27 Week of July 4, 1977 (Table of Contents)

Daily Planet / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Teen Titans West

Indexer Notes

Information on Teen Titans #50, Sgt. Rock Annual #2, comics on sale the week of July 11th and Lola Barnett's Comicsworld.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Testimony of the Riddler!
    Batman
  2. 1. Where Were You on the Night Batman Was Killed?: The Testimony of the Riddler!
    Batman
  3. 2. Cooky La Moo on Broadway
    Wonder Woman; Hostess
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  5. 4. Volume 77 Issue 27 Week of July 4, 1977
    Daily Planet
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