Detective Comics #419

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1972
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24816

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Slaying Statues of Batman? (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1049
Characters
Batman (statues)

Credits

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Dick Giordano

Notes

Cover art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics

Show/hide 1. Secret of the Slaying Statues! (Batman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-966
Characters
Batman; James Gordon; Jacky Mutell; Liam McCourt

Credits

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #163 ([March 1973?])
Secret of the Slaying Statues!
 
Australia
Bumper Batcomic (Murray, 1978 series) #12 ([April 1979])
Secret of the Slaying Statues!

Notes

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

Show/hide 2. Long Live the Kingpin! (Batgirl) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batgirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-970
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Jason Bard; Floyd Marcus; Mike Marcus; Larry Cooper

Credits

Script
Frank Robbins
Art
Don Heck

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #159 ([November 1972])
Long Live the Kingpin!
 
Australia
Bumper Batcomic (Murray, 1978 series) #12 ([April 1979])
The Kingpin is Dead!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Batgirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
Long Live the Kingpin!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Batgirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #419.

Notes

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

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Batman's Hot-Line) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman's Hot-Line
Code
S-1063

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters of comment from Joe Farara, Keith Griffen, Mike W. Barr, Clem Robins, Gerard Triano, Bill Fox and Bob Rozakis.

Show/hide 4. The Return of Ben Franklin! (Roy Raymond) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond
Genre
Detective-mystery
Code
S-1024
Characters
Roy Raymond

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Ruben Moreira
Show/hide 5. The Human Target (Gang Busters) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Gang Busters
Genre
Crime
Code
S-1067
Characters
Detective Bruce Perry

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35681

Entry created

  • 24/01/2008

Cover added

  • 01/05/2019

Index completed

  • 25/10/2015

Last updated

  • 01/05/2019