(December 1979-January 1980)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume:
43
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1979-09-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893046501
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

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 (signed)
Inks:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-194

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Perils of Sergius (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Don Newton
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-6122

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Matches Malone]; Sensei; The League of Assassins; Sergius; Ma Murder; Alfred Pennyworth
Reprints:

The Aliens Among Us! (Table of Contents)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Dave Hunt
Inks:
Dave Hunt
Colors:
Bob LeRose
Letters:
Shelly Leferman
Job Number:
J-6144

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Raymond; Hawkgirl (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Note Roy Raymond is also a guest-star in Detective Comics #500.

The Rescue (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

A comic strip advertisement for Hostess Twinkies.

The Iron Solution (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6117

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batcave / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-372

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Michael Burkhalter, Edward B. Via and Stephen F. Setter.

[The Pharaoh and the Mummies!] (Table of Contents)

The Odd Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Ditko
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
J-6334

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Odd Man

Indexer Notes

Originally intended for the unpublished Shade the Changing Man (DC, 1977 series) #9, with original title "The Pharaoh and the Mummies!" Story printed in the limited distribution Cancelled Comic Cavalcade (DC, 1978 series) #2. Almost all dialogue rewritten for this printing.

The Case of the Campaign Crimes (Table of Contents)

Batgirl / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Steve Mitchell
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6116

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Commissioner James Gordon
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. The Perils of Sergius
    Batman
  3. 2. The Aliens Among Us!
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  4. 3. The Rescue
    Superman; Hostess
  5. 4. The Iron Solution
    Robin
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Batcave
  7. 6. [The Pharaoh and the Mummies!]
    The Odd Man
  8. 7. The Case of the Campaign Crimes
    Batgirl
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