Batman #283
(January 1977)

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Volume
38
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1976-10-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode
0709893043001
Editing
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #136.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Their camouflage is perfect! How can I beat an enemy I can't even see?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Omega Bomb Target: Gotham City (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2440
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; James Gordon; Pamela Drew; Dr. Lucas Nagy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Story continued from Batman #282.

The Fruit Pie Scene (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Dr. Live

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Fruit Pies in comicstrip format.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Letters to the Batman / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (replies)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Illustrated title header. Letters of comment from Elizabeth Smith, "Edward B. Via", Brian Fyke, Joel Gershon, Peter Sanderson and Scott Gibson.

Volume 76 Issue 24 - Week of October 11, 1976 (Table of Contents: 4)

Daily Planet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Justice Society of America

Indexer Notes

Information on All Star Comics #64, Batman Family #9, Trivia Quiz #24, Shazam #27, comics on sale the week of October 18th and Lola Barnett's Comicsworld.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Their camouflage is perfect! How can I beat an enemy I can't even see?"]
    Batman
  2. 1. Omega Bomb Target: Gotham City
    Batman
  3. 2. The Fruit Pie Scene
    Green Lantern; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  5. 4. Volume 76 Issue 24 - Week of October 11, 1976
    Daily Planet
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