(May 1979)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
40
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893043005
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Dr. Phosphorus Is Back! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-928

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Batgirl; Doctor Phosphorus [Alex Sartorius]

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

Dr. Phosphorus Is Back! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Ben Oda
Letters:
Glynis Wein
Job Number:
J-5870

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Peter Curtis; Boss Rupert Thorne; Arkham Asylum; Doctor Phosphorus [Alex Sartorius]; Killer Moth

The Golden Treasure (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman; unnamed criminals
Synopsis:
Wonder Woman is stunned in an ambush, but the Hostess Twinkies she has with her distract the criminals long enough for her to recover and capture them.

Indexer Notes

Hostess Twinkies ad.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Answer Man / activity / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

DC questions

Sgt. Rock (Table of Contents)

Hembeck / filler / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Hembeck
Pencils:
Fred Hembeck
Inks:
Fred Hembeck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bat Signals / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Paul Levitz.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Dr. Phosphorus Is Back!
    Batman
  2. 1. Dr. Phosphorus Is Back!
    Batman
  3. 2. The Golden Treasure
    Wonder Woman; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Answer Man
  5. 4. Sgt. Rock
    Hembeck
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bat Signals
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Matthew Peets
  • 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