Detective Comics #179

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1952
Page count
44
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/9399

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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Show/hide Cover Bruce Wayne, Mayor of Gotham City! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Bruce Wayne.

Credits

Art
Winslow Mortimer

Reprint history

Adapted
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #16 ([November 1968?])
Batman and Robin's Bizarre Action Roles
Show/hide 1. Mayor Bruce Wayne (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; V: Deuce Chalmers; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Joe P. Abernathy

Credits

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane)
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

From GCD
In Batman (DC, 1940 series) #193 (July-August 1967)

Synopsis

Racketeer Deuce Chalmers has figured out that Bruce Wayne is Batman...the trouble is, HOW does he prove it?

Notes

Writer credit verified by Martin O'Hearn. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 11-06-07.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Quick Quiz) Activity, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Quick Quiz

Credits

Script
H.T. Elmo?
Art
H.T. Elmo ?

Notes

Information on this sequence from Darrin Clinton, July, 2007. Credits by Craig Delich 11-06-07.

Show/hide 3. The Luckiest Man on Earth! (Impossible -- But True) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Impossible -- But True
Genre
Detective
Characters
Roy Raymond

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira

Notes

Title on this sequence from Darrin Clinton, July, 2007.

Show/hide 4. Robotman Crusoe (Robotman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robotman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robotman

Credits

Art
Frank Bolle
Show/hide 5. Frontier Photographer Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset

Notes

Information on this sequence from Darrin Clinton, July, 2007.

Show/hide 6. The Reforming of Little Elk (Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
Genre
Western
Characters
Pow-Wow Smith

Credits

Art
Leonard Starr

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #73 ([October 1962?])
The Reforming of Little Elk

Notes

Title on this sequence from Darrin Clinton, July, 2007.

Show/hide 7. Missouri Marathon Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset

Notes

Information on this sequence from Darrin Clinton, July, 2007. Printed on inside back cover.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38861

Index completed

  • 16/11/2012

Last updated

  • 16/11/2012