Detective Comics #452

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1975
Page count
36
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/29150

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)
Bob Rozakis (assistant)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2087
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Walter Grimes; Yak; Hawkman [Carter Hall] (head shot)

Credits

Art
Ernie Chan
Colours
Tatjana Wood

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [August 2007] Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Show/hide 1. Crackdown on the Crime Exchange (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2045
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Walter Grimes; Yak; The Crime Exchange; Stan Lee (unnamed cameo page 8, panel 1); Jack Kirby (unnamed cameo page 8, panel 1)

Credits

Script
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils
Ernie Chan
Inks
Mike Royer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #38 ([December 1977?])
Crackdown on the Crime Exchange

Notes

Two men who look like Stan and Jack appear as unamed members of The Crime Exchage. Story continues in Detective Comics #453. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 2. Minerva Menace (Shazam!; Hostess) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Shazam!; Hostess
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Shazam [Billy Batson]; Aunt Minerva

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan

Notes

Hostess Twinkies ad.

Show/hide 3. The Curse of the Ancient Weapons! (Hawkman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hawkman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2023
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Shiera Hall [Hawkgirl]; Konrad Koslak

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Art
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez

Notes

Shiera Hall does not appear as Hawkgirl in this issue. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Batman's Hot Line) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman's Hot Line
Code
S-2093

Credits

Script
Bob Rozakis
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters of comment from Tom Scott, Mike White, Brenda Wang, Rudy Rankins, Mike Dargay, Lynn Scharbow, Rex Munsee and Stephan G. Kravitz.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 31978

Entry created

  • 11/07/2007

Index completed

  • 19/08/2017

Last updated

  • 19/08/2017