Detective Comics #297

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16565

Credits

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

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Show/hide Cover "The Beast of Koba Bay!" (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Beast of Koba Bay (villain)

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Show/hide 1. The Beast of Koba Bay (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Albey (intro, villain); Spence (intro, villain); Bascombe (intro, villain); Dorkins (intro, villain); Beast of Koba Bay (intro, villain, death); Beast of Koba Bay robot (intro, villain, death)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #33 ([May 1962?])
The Beast of Koba Bay
Show/hide 2. "I'm hungry!" (Lefty Looie) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Lefty Looie
Genre
Gag
Characters
Lefty Looie

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #36 ([February 1966?])
Lefty Looie
Show/hide 3. Wanted: Safe Bus Riders! Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 4. J'onn J'onzz vs. the Vigilantes (John Jones Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 6.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Captain Harding (supporting); Fangs Frazer (intro, villain); Jeff Stobbs (intro, villain); Biff Higgins (intro, villain); The Vigilante Committee [Roger Weems; Lee] (intro, villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Joe Certa

Reprint history

From GCD
in Showcase Presents Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1

Synopsis

A group of concerned citizens decide to take crime fighting into their own hands

Notes

writer id by Martin O'Hearn

Show/hide 5. Secret of the Silent Suspects Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. Aqualad, Stand-In For A Star (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo (supporting); Sea-Boy [Barry Blaine] (intro); Linda (intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Sheldon Moldoff

Reprint history

From GCD
in Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC 2007 series) #1

Synopsis

Aqualad does the stunts for Barry Blain in the movie "The Adventures Of Sea-Boy" and gains a new friend.

Notes

Note 1: Pencils/inks changed from Nick Cardy to Sheldon Moldoff by Bob Bailey, 2 September 2005 (Per Sandell ed.)


Notes

Note 1: Arrival date: 28 September 1961 (Bob Bailey, 2 September 2005)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 69254

Index completed

  • 13/11/2011