(December 1957)

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
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

Am I Really Batman? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Keywords:
informational

The Signalman of Crime (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 8 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]; Commissioner James Gordon; Signalman [Phil Cobb] (villain)
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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 / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Warden Willis / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Batman's Roman Holiday! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne] [aka Batmanus]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Carter Nichols; King Phorbus of Rhodes; Thersus (villain, Ambassador of the tyrant King of Rhodes)
Synopsis:
Professor Nichols contacts Bruce and Dick to show them his new time ray, and asks then to send him back into the days of ancient Rome so he can experience what they do on their travels. But when he doesn't automatically return, Batman and Robin head into the past to locate him.
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Keywords:
Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn and both pencil and ink credits confirmed by Dick Sprang.

Trouble on the London Express (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery

Am I Really Batman? (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Professor Milo (villain)
Synopsis:
Batman wakes from a sound sleep to find himself in a mental ward, not realizing that a Professor Milo had given him a dose of amnesia gas that dulls the will to live.
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Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Batmobile

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Am I Really Batman?
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children!
  3. 2. The Signalman of Crime
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Warden Willis
  6. 5. Batman's Roman Holiday!
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. Trouble on the London Express
  8. 7. Am I Really Batman?
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Matthew Peets
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
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