(December 1956)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of January, May, July and November
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

The Creature From 20,000 Fathoms! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Penciller revision verified by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005); credit previously given to Bob Kane. Letters credit from Martin O'Hearn and Jim Desris.

The Man Who Knew Batman's Secret (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Scripts credit from Martin O'Hearn.
Pencils credit verified by Sprang.
Inks credit verified by Paris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Gifts to the United Nations! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Robin's 50 Batman Partners (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Scripts credit from Martin O'Hearn.
Pencils credit verified by Sprang.
Inks credit verified by Paris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Invisible Detectives (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Letters:
typeset

The Creature from 20,000 Fathoms (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bill Finger credit from Martin O'Hearn.
Charles Paris verified his inking on this story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Creature From 20,000 Fathoms!
    Batman
  2. 1. The Man Who Knew Batman's Secret
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. Gifts to the United Nations!
  5. 4. Robin's 50 Batman Partners
    Batman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. Invisible Detectives
  8. 7. The Creature from 20,000 Fathoms
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Matthew Peets
  • Alan Smith
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • John Greb
  • Carlos Tasada
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen