(September-October 1978)

DC, 1978 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893345910
Editing:
Cary Burkett
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series (only one issue published)

Secret of the Waiting Graves (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?; Gaspar Saladino (logo design)
Job Number:
C-797

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Dolores Muerto; Manhunter [Paul Kirk]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin. Logo design credit from Todd Klein

The Secret of the Waiting Graves (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 15.17 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Job Number:
S-250

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Pedro Valdes; Juan Muerto; Dolores Muerto; Manuel
Synopsis:
Batman discovers the secret of Juan and Dolores Muerto and their secret of immortality.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Page 9 is shared with the 0.33 page DC Profiles Number 30 - Cary Burkett. Page 16 is shared with a half-page ad.

#30 Cary Burkett (Table of Contents)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Catron ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Script: Michael Catron suggests himself.

Onward and Upward (Table of Contents)

DC Publishorial / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jenette Kahn
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Himalayan Incident (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda; Walt Simonson (titles and sound effects)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Paul Kirk]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprint of the 1st appearance of this Manhunter

Manhunter (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Paul Kirk]

Indexer Notes

Pinup page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dynamic Comments / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mike W. Barr
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-114

Indexer Notes

Since there are no letters yet, this article explains the concepts of this series, Demand Classics, Battle Classics, and Western Classics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Answer Man / text article / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Part of the "DC Feature Page" with DC Profiles Number 38 - Steve Mitchell.

#38 Steve Mitchell (Table of Contents)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Catron
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Script: Confirmed by Michael Catron

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Secret of the Waiting Graves
    Batman
  2. 1. The Secret of the Waiting Graves
    Batman
  3. 2. #30 Cary Burkett
    DC Profiles
  4. 3. Onward and Upward
    DC Publishorial
  5. 4. The Himalayan Incident
    Manhunter
  6. 5. Manhunter
    Manhunter
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Dynamic Comments
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Answer Man
  9. 8. #38 Steve Mitchell
    DC Profiles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Head
  • Lou Mazzella
  • David B
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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