(December 1973-January 1974)

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Volume
37
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-09-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [block]
Editing
Archie Goodwin
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #100.


A Monster Walks Wayne Manor (Table of Contents)

Batman; Green Lantern; The Atom; Manhunter; Robin; Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Kaluta
Inks
Mike Kaluta
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; typeset

Job Number
L-248
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ubu; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (head shot); The Atom [Ray Palmer] (head shot); Manhunter [Paul Kirk] (head shot); Robin [Dick Grayson] (head shot); Hawkman [Carter Hall] (head shot)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

A Monster Walks Wayne Manor! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Ubu (death)
Reprints

World of the Magic Atom! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Atom / comic story / 23.83 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)

Job Number
N-754
Genre
superhero
Characters
Zatanna; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman [Carter Hall] (flashback); Hawkgirl [Shiera Hall] (flashback)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Story across 25 pages in three parts of 11.67, 5.67, and 6.5 pages in length.

This is the first chapter of Zatanna's search for her father, which is reprinted in various DC Super Spectaculars in this period. Reprint info correction from Robert Gee.

The Men Who Moved the World! (Table of Contents: 3)

Hawkman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)

Job Number
N-755
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Hall]
Reprints

Gotham Gang Line-Up! (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 14.34 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (ghost)
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)

Job Number
N-753
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Aunt Harriet; Paul Pardee (villain); Hippo (villain); Duke (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 6.67 and 7.67 pages.

Death of Alfred, which leads into the Outsider serial.

[1972 Shazam Awards] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The House That Fought Green Lantern! (Table of Contents: 6)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (reprint editor)

Job Number
N-756
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Reprints

Chapter Two: The Manhunter File (Table of Contents: 7)

Manhunter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin
Pencils
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese; Walter Simonson (titles and sound effects)

Job Number
L-244
Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Paul Kirk]; Christine St. Clair; Damon Nostrand; Raoul Salazano
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 6. Story ends in Detective Comics #443.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman's Hot Line / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-255
First Line of Dialogue or Text
What you're holding...
Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Includes an editorial explaining the switch to the 100 page format. Letters of comment from Mike Shoemaker, Greg Thornhill, David Mollett and Bob Rozakis.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Monster Walks Wayne Manor
    Batman; Green Lantern; The Atom; Manhunter; Robin; Hawkman
  2. 1. A Monster Walks Wayne Manor!
    Batman
  3. 2. World of the Magic Atom!
    The Atom
  4. 3. The Men Who Moved the World!
    Hawkman
  5. 4. Gotham Gang Line-Up!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  6. 5. [1972 Shazam Awards]
    Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World
  7. 6. The House That Fought Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  8. 7. Chapter Two: The Manhunter File
    Manhunter
  9. 8. ["What you're holding..."]
    Batman's Hot Line
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