Batman #290
(August 1977)

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Volume:
38
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1977-05-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893043008
Editing:
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julie 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 #143.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks:
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2639

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
"Skull" Dugger-- Killing that man-- Right before my eyes-- And I can't stop him!
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Skull Dugger

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Skull Dugger's Killjoy Capers! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils:
Mike Grell
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2603

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Skull Dugger; Alfred Pennyworth; Dr. Tzin-Tzin; James Gordon; Dr. Faye Somers; Mark Rupert Landress

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script:
? [as J]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-2647

Characters:
Batman

Indexer Notes

Illustrated title header. Letters of comment from Adam Castro, Paul Emrath, Charles D. Brown, Stephen Setter and Peter Muller.

Volume 77 Issue 19 - Week of May 9, 1977 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [""Skull" Dugger-- Killing that man-- Right before my eyes-- And I can't stop him!"]
    Batman
  2. 1. Skull Dugger's Killjoy Capers!
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  4. 3. Volume 77 Issue 19 - Week of May 9, 1977
    Daily Planet
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