Detective Comics #304

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 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/16995

Credits

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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Return of Clayface! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Clayface

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Show/hide 1. Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Return of Clay-Face (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Clayface; Alfred; James Gordon; Professor Colton; Batman; Robin

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 Return of Clay-Face

Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/. Splash does not appear to be Sprang, as credited elsewhere.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (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. Untitled (Strange Laws) Comic story, 1 page

"I hope the wind is strong enough to carry me to New Jersey."

Featuring

Feature
Strange Laws
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 5. Untitled (100 Toy Soldiers) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
100 Toy Soldiers

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Garcelon Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Garcelon Stamp Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. Father of Fingerprints Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. The Crime College (John Jones Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Harding; Professor Proxon; Diane Meade; Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'Onn J'Onzz]

Credits

Script
Jack Miller ?
Art
Joe Certa

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #73 ([October 1962?])
The Crime College

Synopsis

Prof Proxon teaches classes in crime and supplies strange futuristic weapons to his students.

Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 9. Your Pass to New Worlds! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

On the page immediately following page 9 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (The Atom) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 10 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Warden Willis) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"As long as you men are being transferred, I'll drive you to your new prison myself!"

Featuring

Feature
Warden Willis
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 10 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 12. Hawk-a-a-a! (Blackhawk) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blackhawk
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"A man fishing!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 15. Untitled (Salada; Junket) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Salada; Junket
Show/hide 16. For the Best in Comics Entertainment Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. Untitled (Honor House Prod. Corp.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Honor House Prod. Corp.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from ad in Batman #148 and copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37216

Entry created

  • 22/07/2008

Cover added

  • 10/05/2015

Index completed

  • 13/09/2019

Last updated

  • 13/09/2019