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    Cary Bates
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Cary Bates is a comic book and animation writer. He was born in Pennsylvania in the United States. Bates began submitting ideas for comic book covers to DC Comics at the age of 13, and a number of them were bought and published, the first as the cover to Superman #167 (February 1964). Bates began to sell stories to DC when he was 17.[1]

Bates is best known for his work for DC Comics on such titles as Action Comics, Captain Atom, The Flash, Legion of Super-Heroes and Superman. He began working for the publisher in 1963 and continued to do so up until the early 1990s.

His other work includes the comic strips The Lone Ranger (1980-1983), Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1981-1983), and Disney's Gargoyles during the 1990s.

Bates appeared in his own comics several times alongside superheroes like the Silver Age version of The Flash and the Justice League of America.

Date of Birth: 1948
Birthplace: Pennsylvania

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1984 (1978)
Action Comics (1938)
Adventure Comics (1938)
Adventures of Superman: Gil Kane (2012)
The Art of Walter Simonson (1989)
Atom (1979)
Batman by Neal Adams Omnibus (2016)
The Batman Family (1975)
Batman Illustrated by Neal Adams (2003)
Batman Klassik (1990)
Batman-Sonderausgabe (1981)
Batman: The Joker's Revenge (1990)
Batman: The Strange Deaths Of Batman (2009)
The Best of DC (1979)
Book and Record Set (12" LP) (1975)
Captain Atom (1987)
Codename: Spitfire (1987)
Comics Feature (1980)
Creepy (1964)
Crisis on Multiple Earths (2002)
DC Challenge (1985)
DC Comics Presents (1978)
DC Comics Presents: Hawkman (2004)
DC Retroactive: Flash - The '70s (2011)
DC Retroactive: JLA - The '70s (2011)
DC Retroactive: Superman - The '70s (2011)
DC Special Series (1977)
DC Super Stars (1976)
Deadman (2011)
Detective Comics (1937)
Eerie (1965)
Ehapa-Filmband (1979)
Elson's Presents Super Heroes Comics (1981)
The Fall and Rise of Captain Atom (2017)
Fantastic Four Cosmic-Size Special (2009)
The Flash (1959)
The Flash: A Celebration of 75 Years (2015)
The Flash: The Greatest Stories Ever Told (2007)
Four Star Spectacular (1976)
Gerechtigkeitsliga (1977)
Hercules Unbound (1975)
Heroes Against Hunger (1986)
House of Mystery (1951)
Jonah Hex (1977)
Justice League of America (1960)
Legion of Super-Heroes (1980)
The Legion Outpost (1972)
Lex Luthor: A Celebration of 75 Years (2015)
The Lone Ranger (1993)
Marvel Icons (2005)
MV Comix (1968)
The New Adventures of Superboy (1980)
The New Guardians (1988)
Nightmask (1986)
Orphan from Krypton (Australian) (1982)
Prez: The First Teen President (2016)
Roter Blitz (1976)
The Saga of Ra's Al Ghul (1988)
Science Fiction Graphic Novel (1985)
Secret Origins (1986)
Showcase Presents: Bat Lash (2009)
Showcase Presents: DC Comics Presents - Superman Team-Ups (2009)
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (2005)
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (2007)
Showcase Presents: The Great Disaster featuring The Atomic Knights (2014)
Showcase Presents: The Trial of the Flash (2011)
Silverblade (1987)
Spitfire and the Troubleshooters (1986)
Star Brand (1986)
Starmagazine Oro (1992)
Strange Sports Stories (1973)
Suicide Squad (1987)
Super A (1977)
Super Adventure Comic (1960)
Super DC (1969)
The Super Heroes Monthly (1980)
The Super-Heroes Annual (1982)
Super-Team Family (1975)
Superboy (1949)
Superboy (Australian) (1982)
Supergirl (1972)
Superman (1939)
Superman (1982)
Superman and Batman Annual (1974)
Superman Extra (1980)
The Superman Family (1974)
Superman From the Thirties to the Eighties (1983)
Superman in "The Computers That Saved Metropolis!" (1980)
Superman In "Victory By Computer" (1981)
The Superman Movie Special (1983)
Superman Special (1983)
Superman Superband (1973)
Superman Taschenbuch (1976)
Superman vs. Brainiac (2008)
Superman vs. Lex Luthor (2006)
Superman vs. Zod (2013)
Superman-Batman (1966)
Superman: Cover to Cover (2006)
Superman: Otros Mundos (2013)
Superman: The Last Family of Krypton (2010)
Superman: World Of Krypton (2008)
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (1958)
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954)
Superman/Batman: The Greatest Stories Ever Told (2007)
Tales of the Batman: Carmine Infantino (2014)
Teräsmies (1977)
Toyboy (1986)
True Believers (2008)
V (1985)
Vampirella (1969)
Video Jack (1987)
Weird Western Tales (1972)
Wonder Woman (1942)
Wonder Woman (1987)
World's Finest Comics (1941)
World's Finest Comics Monthly (1965)

The Flash (1959)
Showcase Presents: The Trial of the Flash (2011)

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Superman (1939)

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