(June 1955)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Ace, the Bat-Hound (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Ace the Bat-Hound
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Bat-Signal; Batmobile

Indexer Notes

Art credits confirmed by Win Mortimer, and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Fan-Mail of Danger! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Susie Smith (introduction); Vincent Crail (villain, introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bill Finger script credit by O'Hearn.
Inks confirmed by Charles Paris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

Batman's Guilty Neighbor! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Cal Tremont (introduction); Mary Tremont (introduction)

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn, and inker credit verified by Charles Paris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

College for Camera Cops (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty

Ace, the Bat-Hound! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Bat-Hound [Ace] (introduction, origin); Alfred Thaddeus Crane Pennyworth (middle names revealed in this story); John Wilker (Ace's owner, introduction); Bert Bowers (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
When Batman and Robin find an injured dog they they take it back to the Batcave. The dog helps them with a few cases and leads them to the crooks who kidnapped his master.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn.

There May Be a Career in Health for You! (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Buzzy
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Ace, the Bat-Hound
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Fan-Mail of Danger!
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. Batman's Guilty Neighbor!
    Batman and Robin
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. College for Camera Cops
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  8. 7. Ace, the Bat-Hound!
    Batman and Robin
  9. 8. There May Be a Career in Health for You!
    Buzzy
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