Detective Comics #299

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1962
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16735

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associate editor)
George Kashdan (associate editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Prey of the Alien Hunters! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin ?
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Honor House Products Corp.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Honor House Products Corp.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Prey of the Alien Hunters (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Emporer Kaale (intro, villain); Mogur (intro, villain)

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #33 ([May 1962?])
Prey of the Alien Hunters
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Batman; World's Finest Comics) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"This famous symbol is your guarantee..."

Featuring

Feature
Batman; World's Finest Comics
Show/hide 4. Another Giant Batman Collection! (Giant Batman Annual) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Giant Batman Annual
Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Lefty Looie) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"We escaped!"

Featuring

Feature
Lefty Looie
Genre
Humor
Characters
Lefty Looie

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Garcelon Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Garcelon Stamp Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. Bodyguard for a Spy (John Jones Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Diane Meade (supporting); Commissioner Meade (intro); spies (villain); Princess Cassandra

Credits

Script
Jack Miller ?
Art
Joe Certa

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #68 ([May 1962?])
Body-Guard for a Spy
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
Bodyguard for a Spy

Synopsis

Jones seems to be protecting a spy from Diane.

Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Justice League of America; Green Lantern) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"For the very best..."

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America; Green Lantern
Show/hide 9. Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual! (Giant Superman Annual) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Giant Superman Annual
Show/hide 10. Strangest Prison in the World Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. Aquaman's Secret Teacher (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Bean; Mabel

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #74 ([August 1962?])
Aquaman's Secret Teacher
 
United States
Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([February] 2007)
Aquaman's Secret Teacher

Synopsis

Captain Bean has been telling tall-tales about meeting Aquaman and helping him to the local children.

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Aquaman) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Task Force) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Task Force

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Best Values Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Best Values Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. No title recorded (100 Toy Soldiers) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
100 Toy Soldiers

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (National Radio Institute) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
National Radio Institute

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35613

Entry created

  • 06/01/2008

Index completed

  • 16/09/2019

Last updated

  • 16/09/2019