(February-March 1974)

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Volume
38
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-11-29
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 #101.


Night of the Stalker (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
L-261
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Atom [Ray Palmer] (head shot); Hawkman [Carter Hall] (head shot); Manhunter [Paul Kirk] (head shot); Doctor Fate [Kent Nelson] (head shot); Kid Eternity (head shot)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Night of the Stalker! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Vin Amendola (plot); Sal Amendola (plot); Steve Englehart (script)
Pencils
Sal Amendola
Inks
Dick Giordano; Sal Amendola (backgrounds)
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Morris Waldinger

Job Number
L-241
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne] (4-page origin); Thomas Wayne; Martha Wayne; Joe Chill; Cannon; Rick
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Contains origin recap. Story is based on an incident described by Neal Adams.

Additional credits from Sal Amendola in this article http://goodcomics.comicbookresources.com/2015/09/12/deja-vu-on-the-night...

Riddle of the Clown (Table of Contents: 2)

Hawkman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
N-781
Genre
superhero
Characters
Gentleman Ghost; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Hall]
Reprints

The Gold Hunters of '49! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Atom / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
N-778
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt; Edgar Allan Poe
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Time-Pool story.

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

Dr. Fate / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Howard Sherman
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Sherman

Job Number
N-780
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The man who has mastered the ancient mysteries of Egypt...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Inza Kramer; Leopard Girl [Helen]; Ray Knight; Sarkiss (villain)
Reprints

Batman's Bewitched Nightmare! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (ghost)
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Job Number
N-776
Genre
superhero
Characters
Outsider; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Records show that Bob Kane was paid for the pencils, but scholars agree that pencils were actually by Moldoff.

Story in two parts of 5.67 and 8.67 pages.

The Tantalizing Troubles of the Tripod Thieves! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Elongated Man / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Carmine Infantino
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Job Number
N-777
Genre
superhero
Characters
Zatanna; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[The Evil That Men Do Lives After Them] (Table of Contents: 7)

Kid Eternity / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Pete Riss ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-779
Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; Thomas Edison; Achilles; Cagliostro; Resolute Mulgrew; Sylvia Mulgrew; Eric Mulgrew; Sampson; Jason Mulgrew (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title from Kid Eternity #3.

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

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

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

Job Number
L-278

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Tim Oswald, Andy Whitehead, Guy Lillian III, William F. Wu and John Leasure.

Chapter 3: The Resurrection of Paul Kirk (Table of Contents: 9)

Manhunter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-273
Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Paul Kirk] (origin); Christine St. Clair; Asano Nitobe; Damon Nostrand
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Night of the Stalker
    Batman
  2. 1. Night of the Stalker!
    Batman
  3. 2. Riddle of the Clown
    Hawkman
  4. 3. The Gold Hunters of '49!
    The Atom
  5. 4. ["The man who has mastered the ancient mysteries of Egypt..."]
    Dr. Fate
  6. 5. Batman's Bewitched Nightmare!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  7. 6. The Tantalizing Troubles of the Tripod Thieves!
    The Elongated Man
  8. 7. [The Evil That Men Do Lives After Them]
    Kid Eternity
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot Line
  10. 9. Chapter 3: The Resurrection of Paul Kirk
    Manhunter
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