(December 1979)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
40
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1979-09-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893043012
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.

On-sale date from ad in Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-188

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; The Firebug
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

My City Burns at Both Ends -- It Will Not Last the Night! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6165

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
V: Firebug (intro); GS: Selina Kyle [Catwoman]; C: Gentlemen Ghost; Batman; James Gordon; Lucius Fox; Gregorian Falstaff; Karlyle Kruggerrand
Reprints:

The Rescue (Table of Contents)

Superman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; aliens
Synopsis:
An alien UFO is heading toward a mountain collision, but Superman bores a tunnel ahead of it and some children welcome the aliens to Earth with Twinkies.

Indexer Notes

Hostess Twinkies ad.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Answer Man / activity / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

DC questions and answers. Part of the Daily Planet page.

[Green Arrow & Human Target] (Table of Contents)

Hembeck / filler / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Part of the Daily Planet page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. My City Burns at Both Ends -- It Will Not Last the Night!
    Batman
  3. 2. The Rescue
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Answer Man
  5. 4. [Green Arrow & Human Target]
    Hembeck
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