(August 1980)

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Volume:
44
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893046508
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Red Tornado; Human Target

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Riddles in the Dark (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Burkett
Pencils:
Don Newton
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Riddler (villain); Swashbuckler [Michael Carter]; Vigilante [Greg Sanders](flashback); Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon

Indexer Notes

Swashbuckler says The Vigilante is his uncle.

The Face of Humanity! (Table of Contents)

Tales of Gotham City / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils:
Jose Delbo
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Red Tornado
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Actually a Red Tornado strip. Red Tornado strip is continued in World's Finest Comics.

The Bobsled Run (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Indexer Notes

Hostess Twinkies ad.

The Man in Black Wears Green! (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-6609

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lucius Fox

The 18-Wheel War Contract! (Table of Contents)

Human Target / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Steve Mitchell
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6736

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Target

Indexer Notes

Note: guest stars with Slam Bradley in issue 500.

Flames of Fear! (Table of Contents)

Batgirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Burkett
Pencils:
Jose Delbo
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Todd Klein
Job Number:
J-6607

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Batcave / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-549

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Kevin J. Dooley and Mike Sopp.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Riddles in the Dark
    Batman
  3. 2. The Face of Humanity!
    Tales of Gotham City
  4. 3. The Bobsled Run
    Green Lantern; Hostess
  5. 4. The Man in Black Wears Green!
    Robin
  6. 5. The 18-Wheel War Contract!
    Human Target
  7. 6. Flames of Fear!
    Batgirl
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Batcave
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
  • Carl Gafford
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Bowen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner