(September-October 1978)

DC, 1955 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
24
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1978-06-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893044010
Editing
Paul Levitz (credited) (editor); Joe Orlando (credited) (managing editor); Vince Colletta (credited) (art director)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #157.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman; The Creeper; The Human Target [1970s] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed as AJ)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed as AJ)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-2939
First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you're marked for murder, he'll replace you on the bulls-eye--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Creeper [Jack Ryder]; The Human Target [Christopher Chance]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin. Per Nick Caputo, Aparo drew the entire cover. Previous indexer credited Dick Giordano with drawing the Human Target section.

Cast the First Stone (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman; The Creeper / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney (credited); Cary Burkett (credited)
Pencils
Jim Aparo (credited)
Inks
Jim Aparo (credited)
Colors
Jerry Serpe (credited)
Letters
Jim Aparo (credited)

Job Number
J-5249
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nightfall in Gotham... and the creatures of the dark are already on the prowl!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Creeper [Jack Ryder]; Alfred Pennyworth (flashback); Aquaman [Orin] (flashback); Boats Dugan (flashback); Mera (flashback); James Gordon; Big Simon; Albert Taylor; Monty Walcott; Digger Fallen
Reprints
Keywords
Batarang; Batrope; Gotham City; Gotham City Police Headquarters; Gotham Harbor

Indexer Notes

Story told in multiple parts.
Part One - Enter... The Creeper! (6 pages).
Part 2 - To Cage the Kingpin! (4 pages).
Part 3 - The Vertigo Effect! (6 pages).

Onward and Upward (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

DC Publishorial / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

The Cat and the Canary Contract! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Human Target [1970s] / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein (credited)
Pencils
Dick Giordano (credited)
Inks
Dick Giordano (credited)
Colors
Glynis Oliver (credited as Glynis Wein)
Letters
Shelly Leferman (credited)

Job Number
J-5294
First Line of Dialogue or Text
As a matter of policy, I don't usually work for the government-- but this time they'd made me an offer my wallet couldn't refuse!
Feature Logo
The Human Target [long H]
Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
The Human Target [Christopher Chance] (origin); Amos Sharkey; The Cat; Dancer (flashback); Philip Chance (flashback, death); FBI (unnamed agents)
Keywords
Lex Luthor statue; Washington D. C.

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

The Brave and the Bold Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz (credited)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-922
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome to the new Brave & Bold, readers--bigger and better than ever, in our humble opinion.
Feature Logo
The Brave and the Bold Mailbag [with Batman]

Indexer Notes

Letters or comments from James L. Bleeker, Mike White, Jerry Stephan, Mike Lanzalotti, Kenneth Martin, The Phantom Moneywrench, Mickey Eury, Kent Curry, and Kent A. Phenis.

Volume 78 Issue 25 - Week of June 19, 1978 (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Daily Planet / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["If you're marked for murder, he'll replace you on the bulls-eye--"]
    Batman; The Creeper; The Human Target [1970s]
  2. 1. Cast the First Stone
    Batman; The Creeper
  3. 2. Onward and Upward
    DC Publishorial
  4. 3. The Cat and the Canary Contract!
    The Human Target [1970s]
  5. 4. ["Welcome to the new Brave & Bold, readers--bigger and better than ever, in our humble opinion."]
    The Brave and the Bold Mailbag
  6. 5. Volume 78 Issue 25 - Week of June 19, 1978
    Daily Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Nick Caputo
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Stangas