(February 1981)

DC, 1977 Series
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Volume:
5
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
four times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Jack C. Harris
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S. (1-17, 20-22); Digest (18, 19, 23, 24); Tabloid (25-27)
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched (1-17, 20-22, 25-27); Squarebound (18, 19, 23, 24)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

The Composite Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Composite Superman [Joe Meach]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Legion of Super-Heroes [Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Mon-El; Sun Boy]
Synopsis:
A freak accident gives Joe Meach the powers of the entire Legion of Super-Heroes and he becomes the Composite Superman.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batcave; Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Part 1

The Battle between Titans (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Composite Superman [Joe Meach]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Composite Superman threatens to reveal Superman and Batman's identity if they don't retire.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batcave; green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Part 2

The Menace of the Mechanical Octopus (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Roz Kirby (backgrounds)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]
Synopsis:
Crooks are using a mechanical octopus to commit robberies.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Arrow-Plane; Arrowcar

The Day Aquaman Lost His Powers (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
Lynne Gelfer
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Has-Been Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1

Exit Superman -- Enter Nova (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2

Superman's Perfect Crime (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1

Socrates Seeks a Secret (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Composite Superman
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. The Battle between Titans
    Superman and Batman
  4. 3. The Menace of the Mechanical Octopus
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. The Day Aquaman Lost His Powers
    Aquaman
  6. 5. The Has-Been Superman
    Superman and Batman
  7. 6. Exit Superman -- Enter Nova
    Superman and Batman
  8. 7. Superman's Perfect Crime
    Superman and Batman
  9. 8. Socrates Seeks a Secret
    Superman and Batman
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