Detective Comics #344

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1965
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/19547

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Crime-Boss Who Was Always One Step Ahead of Batman! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. Untitled (G. I. Joe) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
G. I. Joe

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Crime-Boss Who Was Always One Step Ahead of Batman! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 13.34 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Johnny Witts (introduction, villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane]
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Notes

Credits for script and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Records show that Bob Kane was paid for the pencils, but scholars agree that pencils were actually by Moldoff.

Story in two parts of 5.67 and 7.67 pages.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop

Notes

At the bottom of page 6 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 4. A Laugh a Minute with the Cuckoo Bird! (Cocoa Puffs) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cocoa Puffs

Notes

On the page immediately following page 6 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Easy Plans Co., Inc.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Easy Plans Co., Inc.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

On the page immediately following page 6 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 6. Are You a Litter-Bug? Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

On the page immediately following the previous two sequences.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 8. Kat Korners the King! (AMT) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
AMT

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (The Brave and the Bold) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Brave and the Bold
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Batman's Hot-Line) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman's Hot-Line

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters of comment from Mike Friedrich, George Wirth and Mark Dillman.

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
Genre
Anthropomorphic-funny animals
Show/hide 12. Peril in Paris! (The Elongated Man) Comic story, 9.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Elongated Man
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene
Letters
Joe Letterese

Notes

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

Show/hide 13. Untitled (80-Page Giant) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
80-Page Giant

Notes

On the page immediately following page 4 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 14. Untitled (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Notes

On the page immediately following page 4 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 15. Boys & Girls.. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Magazines for Only $1.00! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 5 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 16. Untitled (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop
Show/hide 17. Worth Shopping Around For... (How's Trix?; Trix) Advertisement, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
How's Trix?; Trix
Genre
Anthropomorphic-funny animals
Show/hide 18. Untitled (Cap's Hobby Center) Comic story, 0.25 pages

"Here is a late model jet fighter…"

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #51 ([February 1966])
Untitled
Show/hide 19. Untitled (Wallace Brown, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wallace Brown, Inc.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 20. Untitled (Aurora) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aurora

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41073

Entry created

  • 31/12/2018

Cover added

  • 31/12/2018

Index completed

  • 31/12/2018

Last updated

  • 31/12/2018