Detective Comics #359

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1967
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/20693

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Adapted
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #52 ([February 1970?])
No title recorded

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (October 2007).

Show/hide 1. The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl! (Batman) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
FEATURE: Batman [Bruce Wayne]; GUEST STARS: Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (intro, origin); VILLAIN: Killer Moth

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 2. "This is the first time you're painting a model, isn't it?" (Cap's Hobby Hints) Activity, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Hints

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Heating paint to have it give a smoother finish.

Notes

Thanks to Tony Boyless from Fayetteville, N.C.

Show/hide 3. Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi! (Elongated Man) Comic story, 7.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Elongated Man
Genre
Superhero
Characters
FEATURE: Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; GUEST STARS: Sue Dibny; VILLAINS: Beejay and the Sleepytime Taxi Crew

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #26 ([June 1967?])
Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi
 
United States
100-Page Super Spectacular (DC, 1973 series) #DC-22 (November 1973)
Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi
 
United States
100-Page Super Spectacular (DC, 1973 series) #DC-22 (November 1973)
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1974? series) #70 ([February 1976])
Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1974? series) #70 ([February 1976])
 
United States
Millennium Edition: Detective Comics 359 (DC, 2000 series) (October 2000)
 
United States
Showcase Presents The Elongated Man (DC, 2006 series) #Vol. One ([July] 2006)
Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi!
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #359
 
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #359 (January 1967)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007). Script previously credited to John Broome.

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

Featuring

Feature
Batman's Hot Line

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters of comment from Paul Seydor, Frank Klein, Mark Evanier and Rick Wood.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32558

Entry created

  • 16/07/2007

Index completed

  • 03/07/2015

Last updated

  • 03/07/2015