Detective Comics #306

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1962
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/17106

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Show/hide 1. The Wizard of 1,000 Menaces (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Alfred; Ace the Bat-Hound; Lancelot Wayne; Professor Arnold Hugo (intro)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #40 ([December 1962?])
The Wizard of 1,000 Menaces

Synopsis

His brain enlarged by a freak accident, Prof Hugo attacks Batman with invisibile robots.

Notes

Mention that Bruce's ancestor Lancelot, tried to glide using a bat wing model. All of Hugo's subsequent appearances are as a Martian Manhunter villain. Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

Show/hide 2. "As long as I can't paint it, I made a pretty pink slip cover for it!" (Strange Laws) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Strange Laws
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. They Trap the Fingerprint Forgers Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. The Last Days of J'onn J'onzz (John Jones Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 11.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter (John Jones, J'Onn J'Onzz);Diane Meade; Capt Harding

Credits

Script
Jack Miller ?
Art
Joe Certa

Synopsis

A rare meteorite saps Manhunter's powers as he battles giant robot animals created by an unnamed scientist.

Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 5/09

Show/hide 5. Not Wanted: High School Dropouts! Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37215

Entry created

  • 22/07/2008

Index completed

  • 10/05/2015

Last updated

  • 10/05/2015