(June-July 1979)

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Volume
43
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1979-03-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893046507
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Paul Levitz (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #166.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batgirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; typeset

Job Number
C-969
Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Batcave (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Assault on Olympus! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Don Newton
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (editor)

Job Number
J-5652
Genre
superhero
Characters
Maxie Zeus (villain); Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth
Synopsis
Batman goes after Maxie Zeus by infiltrating his headquarters, but Maxie catches Batman in a deathtrap.
Reprints

The "Who is Floyd Fenderman Anyway?" Contract! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Human Target / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-5968
Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Target [Christopher Chance]; Luigi; Vanessa Van Dyke

The Race Against Murder! (Table of Contents: 4)

Batgirl / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Mike Stevens

Job Number
J-5913
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; James Gordon; Ross Canton
Reprints

The Return of the Flying Graysons! (Table of Contents: 5)

Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Albert De Guzman

Job Number
J-5923
Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson] (origin); Linda Gray; Mr. Haly; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (flashback); The Flying Graysons; Dirk Greystone
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Origin recap, revealed that Mr. Haly (owner of Haly's Circus) knows Robin's secret id.

Tyme Has No Secrets! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Demon / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-5996
Genre
superhero
Characters
Baron Tyme [Clement Tyme] (villain); The Demon [Etrigan; Jason Blood]; Inspector Stavik; Miklos; Abner Beckermann
Synopsis
The Baron's and the Demon's battle over Merlin's tomb is interrupted by Stavik and the locals. The Baron flees while the Demon recovers the Eternity Book.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Eternity Book

The Galileo Solution (Table of Contents: 7)

Unsolved Cases of the Batman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Todd Klein
Editing
Julius Schwartz (editor)

Job Number
J-5654
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Mike Dolly; Professor Higley

Indexer Notes

Originally prepared for the Batman title.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Batcave / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-263

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Letters of comment from Darren Goodhart, Bruce Findley and Scott Gibson.

Sinisterly Yours-- The Super Villains! (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ra's Al Ghul; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Joker; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (photo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batgirl
  2. 1. Batcave
  3. 2. Assault on Olympus!
    Batman
  4. 3. The "Who is Floyd Fenderman Anyway?" Contract!
    The Human Target
  5. 4. The Race Against Murder!
    Batgirl
  6. 5. The Return of the Flying Graysons!
    Robin
  7. 6. Tyme Has No Secrets!
    The Demon
  8. 7. The Galileo Solution
    Unsolved Cases of the Batman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Batcave
  10. 9. Sinisterly Yours-- The Super Villains!
    Batman
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