(March-April 1976)

DC, 1975 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1975-12-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor); Bob Rozakis (assistant editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound (#1-4); Saddle-stitched (#5-20)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #125.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batgirl; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dangerous doings for the Dynamite Duo!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Santa's Merry Men (crooks); Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny] (head shot); Phantom General [General Van Dort] (head shot); Fatman (head shot)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Cage Me or Kill Me! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batgirl / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Pablo Marcos
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2124
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; James Gordon; Tad Wolfe; Diamond Lilly
Synopsis
Tad Wolfe asks Commissioner Gordon and Barbara Gordon to protect him from underworld hitmen.
Reprints
Keywords
F.B.I.; Washington D.C.

Indexer Notes

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

A New Look for Robin (Table of Contents: 2)

Robin / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eric Stedman; Steve Smith; Micael Dunion; Janet Hetherington; Robert Aguilar, Jr.; Chris Baker; Jamie Hightower; Frank Slaven; David Mouillessea; ? (head in upper left corner)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1437
Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Gallery of fan-submitted new costumes for Robin from Eric Stedman, Steve Smith, Chris Baker, Jamie Hightower, Michael Dunion, Janet Hetherington, Robert Aguilar, Frank Slave and David Mouillesea.

Justice for All Includes Children! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero

Robin's White (Very) Christmas! (Table of Contents: 4)

Robin / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
José Delbo
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2181
Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lori Elton; Frank McDonald; Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Alfred Pennyworth; Aunt Harriet
Synopsis
Robin catches a gang of thieves trying to steal the money raised for charity during Christmas.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Hudson University

Indexer Notes

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

The story title was apparently supposed to be "Robin's (Very) White Christmas!" which is how it reads in the blurb at the end of the Batgirl story and how it appears in the reprint.

Bruce Wayne does not appear in the Batman costume in this story.

Batman Meets Fatman (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1349
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Fatman; Red Mask Gang
Synopsis
A circus clown named 'Fatman' helps Batman and Robin capture the Red Mask Gang.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; clown

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index for the original publication.

The Secret War of the Phantom General (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman Presents the Villain of the Issue: The Phantom General / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1427
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny; Phantom General [General Von Dort]
Synopsis
General Von Dort, formerly a Nazi general, comes to Gotham to steal a rare isotope to complete his death ray.
Reprints
Keywords
Andes; death ray; monocle; South America

Indexer Notes

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

Story across 24 pages in three parts of 9.67, 7.67, and 5.67 pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Batmail Family / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-2217

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment George Tackes, Bob Rodi and Charles Jacques.

The Cup Cake Caper (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Shazam!; Hostess Cup Cakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Dangerous doings for the Dynamite Duo!"]
    Batgirl; Robin
  2. 1. Cage Me or Kill Me!
    Batgirl
  3. 2. A New Look for Robin
    Robin
  4. 3. Justice for All Includes Children!
    Superman
  5. 4. Robin's White (Very) Christmas!
    Robin
  6. 5. Batman Meets Fatman
    Batman
  7. 6. The Secret War of the Phantom General
    Batman Presents the Villain of the Issue: The Phantom General
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Batmail Family
  9. 8. The Cup Cake Caper
    Shazam!; Hostess Cup Cakes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll