(August-September 1971)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1971-06-15
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
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 copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman; Wildcat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-1024
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Wildcat; Deadman (head shot)
Reprints

The Smile of Choclotan! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman; Wildcat / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-843
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Wildcat; Luis Mercado; El Grande; The Ox
Synopsis
Batman finds Ted Grant in Mexico and helps him and his friend Luis find a Mexican treasure.
Reprints
Keywords
Acapulco; boxing; cliff diving; Mexico; treasure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1015

Indexer Notes

Letters and comments from Bob Rozakis, Charles T. Smith, Michael N. Tierstein, Randy Clark, Gary Skinner, Christopher Jurich, Bill Winans, Daniel Gheno, Joe Rusnak, Illona Arywitz, Daniel Walker, Scott Gibson and Tom Bush.

Who Has Been Lying in My Grave? (Table of Contents: 3)

Deadman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Job Number
B-1041
Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand] (introduction, origin); Lorna Hill; Tiny; Vashnu; Heldrich; Leary; Toby; Rama Kushna; Constable Ramsey
Synopsis
Shot during a performance, trapeze artist Boston Brand dies, only to find that his spirit lives on with the ability to inhabit the bodies of others. By the will of Rama Kushna his spirit will walk among the living until his killer is found.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; fortune teller; trapeze

Indexer Notes

Deadman created by Arnold Drake; Deadman's costume designed by Carmine Infantino.

Story across 17 pages, but pages 8 and 17 are 1/2-pages.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman; Wildcat
  2. 1. The Smile of Choclotan!
    Batman; Wildcat
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold Mailbag
  4. 3. Who Has Been Lying in My Grave?
    Deadman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ted Watson
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner