Detective Comics #506 [Direct Edition]
(September 1981)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume:
45
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1981-05-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Dick Giordano; Dave Manak (associate)
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

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Who Dies for the Manikin? (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-670

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Manikin
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Who Dies for the Manikin? (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Don Newton
Inks:
Steve Mitchell
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-7385

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Manikin (villain); Catwoman [Selina Kyle] (cameo); Alfred Pennyworth
Reprints:

The Robot Master (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Farewell, My Lovely (Table of Contents)

Batgirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Burkett
Pencils:
Jose Delbo
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-7489

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batcave / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-839

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Joshua Bilmes and "McIntosh" Mark Amundsen.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Who Dies for the Manikin?
    Batman
  2. 1. Who Dies for the Manikin?
    Batman
  3. 2. The Robot Master
    Wonder Woman; Hostess
  4. 3. Farewell, My Lovely
    Batgirl
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Batcave
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