Batman #407 [Direct Edition]
(May 1987)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Denny O'Neil
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Year One Part 4 (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
David Mazzucchelli
Inks:
David Mazzucchelli
Colors:
? (known to be David Mazzucchelli's girlfriend at this time)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Lieutenant James Gordon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit from Anthony Tollin

Batman Year One Chapter Four: Friend in Need (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Miller
Pencils:
David Mazzucchelli
Inks:
David Mazzucchelli
Colors:
Richmond Lewis
Letters:
Todd Klein
Job Number:
G-3028

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Lieutenant James Gordon; Detective Sarah Essen; Holly; The Roman (villain); Harvey Dent (assistant district attorney); Jefferson Skeevers; Detective Flass; Commissioner Gill Loeb; Barbara Gordon (James' pregnant wife)
Synopsis:
Batman takes on the upper echelons of organized crime and becomes allies with Gordon.
The Gordon's have a baby boy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Joker mentioned at end of story, placing his first story in the first year. Revamped origin of Batman.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Year One Part 4
    Batman
  2. 1. Batman Year One Chapter Four: Friend in Need
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Peets
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
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  • Jeremy Heier
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen