(December 1969-January 1970)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1969-10-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #112-117, 120, 200)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #75 and copyright registration.


The Widow-Maker! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
B-428
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Wonder Woman; Willi Van Dort
Reprints

The Widow-Maker! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman; Wonder Woman / comic story / 21.83 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Sekowsky
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-337
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Wonder Woman; I Ching; Willi Van Dort; General Van Dort
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story across 23 pages, but pages 6 and 23 are 2/3-pages and page 10 is a 1/2-page.

This is during the span when Diana lost her super-powers.

The Greatest Hero of Them All (No. 1) (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Russ Heath; Joe Kubert; Irv Novick; ?; ?
Inks
Russ Heath; Joe Kubert; Irv Novick; ?; ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Golden Gladiator; Viking Prince; Silent Knight; Robin Hood; Colonel Rick Flag; Cave Carson
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wolfman credit from the letters page of issue #90. Heroes from the Brave and the Bold recall their most dangerous missions.

A Matter of Life and Death! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Brave and the Bold Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-437

Indexer Notes

Letters section includes biographical info on Mike Sekowsky. Letters or comments from Joe Jenkins, Pat Ivers, Sean Cook, Duffy Vohland, Ronald Lemaster, John Cawley Jr, Bob Faul and Mike Goodman.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Widow-Maker!
    Batman; Wonder Woman
  2. 1. The Widow-Maker!
    Batman; Wonder Woman
  3. 2. The Greatest Hero of Them All (No. 1)
  4. 3. A Matter of Life and Death!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold Mailbag
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