Batman #288
(June 1977)

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Volume
38
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1977-03-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893043006
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); 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 #141.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Mike Grell
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2583
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I always said you were for the birds, Batman!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Half the People Here... (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Little Men's Hall of Fame! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
John Workman

Job Number
S-2525
Genre
superhero
Characters
Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain); Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Chester Cole; Renee Cantrell; Alfred Pennyworth
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Story continues from Batman #287.

[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

Job Number
S-2591
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Illustrated title header. Letters of comment from Scott Gibson, Larry Brown and Mike White.

Volume 77 Issue 10 - Week of March 7, 1977 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I always said you were for the birds, Batman!"]
    Batman
  2. 1. Half the People Here...
    Green Lantern; Hostess Twinkies
  3. 2. The Little Men's Hall of Fame!
    Batman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  5. 4. Volume 77 Issue 10 - Week of March 7, 1977
    Daily Planet
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