Batman #299
(May 1978)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume
39
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978-02-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893043005
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 #153.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
S-2852
First Line of Dialogue or Text
We've killed the Batman! His threat is over!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Island of Purple Mist! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-2780
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Baxter Barnes; Evans Aldrich; James Gordon
Reprints

Dilemma (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Wonder Woman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bat Signals / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (replies)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-2860

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Tony Edwards and Al Schroeder.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average # of copies sold previous year - 150,853

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

The Answer Man / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Letters
typeset

Job Number
F-3

Indexer Notes

DC questions and answers.

31 Kurt Schaffenberger (Table of Contents: 6)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
Michael Catron
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Script credit confirmed by Catron.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["We've killed the Batman! His threat is over!"]
    Batman
  2. 1. The Island of Purple Mist!
    Batman
  3. 2. Dilemma
    Wonder Woman; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bat Signals
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Answer Man
  7. 6. 31 Kurt Schaffenberger
    DC Profiles
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