The Best of DC #28 [Newsstand]
(September 1982)

DC, 1979 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1982-06-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode
0709893173009
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); Carl Gafford (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75"
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #28 [Direct].

Much of the material in this issue is from inventory and not reprinted.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #202.


Binky's Summer Fun (Table of Contents)

Binky; Sugar and Spike / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner (main image, signed); Sheldon Mayer (Sugar & Spike)
Inks
Tex Blaisdell (main image, signed); Sheldon Mayer (Sugar & Spike)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; typeset

Job Number
C-939
Genre
humor; children; teen
Reprints

It's a Gas! (Table of Contents: 1)

Binky / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Teen-Tour... Play As You Go! (Table of Contents: 2)

Binky / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-8278; [J-406]
Genre
humor; teen
Synopsis
Binky goes on a school trip with a cranky bus driver.
Reprints

Sightseeing Is Believing! (Table of Contents: 3)

Binky / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
[J-405]
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Heap Big End of Trip! (Table of Contents: 4)

Binky / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
[J-407]
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

The Silent Type! (Table of Contents: 5)

Scooter and Sylvester / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

The Scuba Maneuver! (Table of Contents: 6)

Binky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
[J-819]
Genre
humor; teen
Synopsis
Sherwood takes Binky scuba-diving. He's then attacked by bees.
Reprints

On the Job (Table of Contents: 7)

Binky's Buddies Sonny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff ?
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

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

Binky's Buddies / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Peggy!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dad, can I borrow your car?
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Binky's Buddies / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pssst! This is the third time we've passed...
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just one half gallon of gas...
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from ?

The Sleepwalker (Table of Contents: 12)

Li'l Allergy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original); Carmine Infantino (editorial director, original)

Job Number
[J-255]
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Allergy
Synopsis
Allergy pretends to be sleepwalking.
Reprints

Oh, Doctor! (Table of Contents: 13)

Debbi / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Binky Sets a New Record (Table of Contents: 14)

Binky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
[J-707]
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Sherwood; Binky Biggs; Peggy Baxter
Synopsis
Binky makes a record as a birthday gift for Peggy.
Reprints

In the Woods (Table of Contents: 15)

Binky's Buddies Sonny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff ?
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Witch Ring? (Table of Contents: 16)

Scooter / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Who's Sorry Now? (Table of Contents: 17)

Sugar and Spike / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Love That Chick (Table of Contents: 18)

Binky's Buddies / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Wanted (Table of Contents: 19)

Binky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Doodles Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oboy! It's so nice and quiet around the house for a change!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Doodles miscolored pink.

Tennis the Menace! (Table of Contents: 21)

Binky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Binky's Secret Admirer! (Table of Contents: 22)

Binky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original); Carmine Infantino (editorial director, original)

Job Number
J-1359; [J-394]
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Eloise; Binky
Synopsis
At summer camp, Eloise tries to get Binky's attention.
Reprints

How to Play "Arrgh!" (Table of Contents: 23)

Sugar and Spike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Binky / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Binky's Summer Fun
    Binky; Sugar and Spike
  2. 1. It's a Gas!
    Binky
  3. 2. The Teen-Tour... Play As You Go!
    Binky
  4. 3. Sightseeing Is Believing!
    Binky
  5. 4. Heap Big End of Trip!
    Binky
  6. 5. The Silent Type!
    Scooter and Sylvester
  7. 6. The Scuba Maneuver!
    Binky
  8. 7. On the Job
    Binky's Buddies Sonny
  9. 8. ["Hi, Peggy!"]
    Binky's Buddies
  10. 9. ["Dad, can I borrow your car?"]
  11. 10. ["Pssst! This is the third time we've passed..."]
    Binky's Buddies
  12. 11. ["Just one half gallon of gas..."]
  13. 12. The Sleepwalker
    Li'l Allergy
  14. 13. Oh, Doctor!
    Debbi
  15. 14. Binky Sets a New Record
    Binky
  16. 15. In the Woods
    Binky's Buddies Sonny
  17. 16. Witch Ring?
    Scooter
  18. 17. Who's Sorry Now?
    Sugar and Spike
  19. 18. Love That Chick
    Binky's Buddies
  20. 19. Wanted
    Binky
  21. 20. ["Oboy! It's so nice and quiet around the house for a change!"]
    Doodles Duck
  22. 21. Tennis the Menace!
    Binky
  23. 22. Binky's Secret Admirer!
    Binky
  24. 23. How to Play "Arrgh!"
    Sugar and Spike
  25. 24. ["Draggin'? Complainin'?..."]
    Binky
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