Detective Comics #446

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1975
Page count
36
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/28500

Credits

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

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Show/hide Cover Untitled [Slaughter in Silver!] (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1922
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Credits

Art
Jim Aparo
Colours
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Bob Rozakis

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #33 ([August 1976?])
Slaughter in Silver

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Show/hide 1. Batman and The Mummy (Batman; Hostess Twinkies) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Hostess Twinkies
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mummy; Professor; Professor's daughter

Credits

Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Neal Adams (partial inks)

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Slaughter in Silver (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1891
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Sterling Silversmith (intro); Louis Silversmith

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Art
Jim Aparo
Letters
Jim Aparo

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #33 ([August 1976?])
Slaughter In Silver
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #33 ([August 1976?])
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #9 (January-February 1981)
Slaughter in Silver
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #446 (April 1975)

Notes

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

Sterling Silversmith returns in Detective Comics #495.

Show/hide 3. The Entire World Wants this Man Dead -- Why? (Claw the Unconquered) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Claw the Unconquered
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Claw

Credits

Art
Ernie Chan ?

Notes

House ad for Claw the Unconquered (DC, 1975 series) #1 (May-June 1975), with interior art shown, and advertised as "Coming Your Way February 20th!" Located between story pages 10 and 11.

Show/hide 4. The Mystery of the Flyaway Car! (Hawkman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hawkman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1937
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol; Sheira Hall]; Commissioner Emmett

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Klaus Janson

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1973 series) #126 ([November 1975])
The Mystery of the Flyaway Car
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (Murray, 1977 series) #16 ([July 1980?])
The Mystery of the Flyaway Car
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (Murray, 1977 series) #16 ([July 1980?])

Notes

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

Show/hide 5. From the World of One Million Years Ago! (Tor) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tor
Genre
Adventure; historical
Characters
Tor

Credits

Art
Joe Kubert

Notes

House ad for Tor (DC, 1975 series) #1 (May-June 1975), with cover art shown, and advertised as "Coming Soon!" Located between story pages 4 and 5.

Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Batman's Hot Line) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman's Hot Line
Code
S-1928

Credits

Script
Bob Rozakis
Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters of comment from Barry Short, Lynn Scharbow, Michael J. Forrester and John Heebink.


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #114.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36847

Entry created

  • 05/07/2008

Cover added

  • 02/12/2010

Index completed

  • 02/09/2019

Last updated

  • 02/09/2019