(September 1977)

DC, 1975 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly (with the exception of May, Aug., Nov. and Feb.)
On-sale date
1977-06-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893165509
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate 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 #144.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batgirl; Robin; Man-Bat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2669
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Man-Bat [Kirk Langstrom]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Outsider [Alfred Pennyworth]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Man Who Melted Manhattan! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batgirl; Robin; Man-Bat / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Don Newton (pp 1-8; 17-30); Marshall Rogers (pp 9-16)
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Man-Bat [Kirk Langstrom]; Francine Langstrom; Sunset Gang; The Outsider [Alfred Pennyworth]; Uturuncu (were-jaguar); Batwoman [Kathy Kane]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Story told in multiple chapters:
Chapter 1 Death Derby at Dawn.
Chapter 2 Twilight of the Sunset Gang.
Chapter 3 Explosive End of the Dynamite Duo!
Chapter 4 Inside -- Outside -- Melting Down the Town!

The Outsider (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman's Bureau of Found Villains / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2679
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Outsider [Alfred Pennyworth]; Brandon Crawford; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Composed of panels taken from various earlier Batman stories.

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

Cover Comedy Capers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Man-Bat [Kirk Langstrom]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; The Outsider [Alfred Pennyworth]

Indexer Notes

Four Detective Comics covers with altered dialogue. Actual dialogue at bottom of second page of the letter column.

Robin's New Look? (Table of Contents: 4)

Robin / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-2707
Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]

Indexer Notes

Reader submitted designs for a new Robin costume from Michael O. Celeya, Tom Probasco, Norm Breyfogle, and Craig Sarton.

Norm Breyfogle's first published work for a comic book publisher.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Batmail Family / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-2676

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Beth Montelone, Mike White, Tom Mitchell, Georjean Fraina, Paul Balze, Scott Gibson, Scott R. Taylor and Lee Wochner.

Has The Great Superman Movie Contest N banner at bottom of 1st page.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batgirl; Robin; Man-Bat
  2. 1. The Man Who Melted Manhattan!
    Batgirl; Robin; Man-Bat
  3. 2. The Outsider
    Batman's Bureau of Found Villains
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Cover Comedy Capers
  5. 4. Robin's New Look?
    Robin
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Batmail Family
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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