(September-October 1970)

DC, 1970 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
eight times a year
On-sale date:
1970-07-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in The Three Mouseketeers (DC, 1970 series) #3 and from copyright registration.


The Best of the Brave and the Bold (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Murphy Anderson; Carmine Infantino; Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Murphy Anderson; Joe Giella; Charles Paris ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B 692

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; The Flash; Metamorpho
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New cover art by Murphy Anderson; reprinted covers by Infantino and Fradon.

Super DC Giant Presents the Brave and the Bold (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 3.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney ?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-685

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; The Flash; Metamorpho; Murray Boltinoff
Synopsis:
Framing sequence for two The Brave and the Bold reprints.

Indexer Notes

One page at the beginning, a third of a page before the pin-up, one page after the pin-up, one page at the end.

The Death of the Flash (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman; The Flash / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris [as Parrish] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
George Kashdan (Original Editor)
Job Number:
B 706

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; The Flash; The Speed Boys (villains); Commissioner James Gordon (guest)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story across 25 pages in three parts of 8.67, 7.67, and 7.67 pages

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-685

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl; The Spectre; Robin; Green Arrow; Wonder Woman; Adam Strange; Starman [Ted Knight]; Hawkman; Aquaman; Green Lantern; Black Canary; Metamorpho; The Flash; Kid Flash; Speedy; Sgt. Rock; Wildcat; Wonder Girl

The Origin of Metamorpho (Table of Contents: 4)

Metamorpho / comic story / 23.83 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
George Kashdan (Original Editor)
Job Number:
B-707

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metamorpho [Rex Mason] (Intro, Origin); Sapphire Stagg (Intro); Simon Stagg (Intro); Java (Intro); Ed (Photographer)
Synopsis:
Rex Mason agrees to do one last trip for Simon Stagg which will net him enough money to marry Sapphire. Simon send Java with Rex with orders to strand him in Egypt. Java accidentally traps Rex in a pyramid where Rex is given strange powers over the chemical elements.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story across 25 pages in three parts of 8.67, 7.5, and 7.67 pages.

Hail to Them, Blithe Racers! (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-700
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Best of the Brave and the Bold
    The Brave and the Bold
  2. 1. Super DC Giant Presents the Brave and the Bold
  3. 2. The Death of the Flash
    Batman; The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Origin of Metamorpho
    Metamorpho
  6. 5. Hail to Them, Blithe Racers!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Nick Caputo
  • Dan Kocher
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
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