(January 1958)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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 (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Alien Batman! (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Vicki Vale; Batman [Brand Ballard] (villain); Keener (villain)

The Alien Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon (supporting); Vicki Vale (supporting); Brand Ballard (intro, villain); Keener (intro, villain); Hatchet Marley (cameo, flashback)
Synopsis:
Vicki Vales snaps a picture of an alien dressed in a Batman costume and immediately jumps to a conclusion.

["That's interesting--televising events right from the street!"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop; Spike Malone

The Human Parrot (Table of Contents)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Kurudu (intro, villain)
Reprints:

["A prisoner escaped!"] (Table of Contents)

Warden Willis / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Warden Willis; Butch Logan
Reprints:

Fatal Fingerprints (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Alias Mr. Zero (Table of Contents)

John Jones Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Captain Harding (supporting); Mike (intro, villain); Mr. Big (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
Jones disguises himself as Mr. Zero to smoke out a gang chief.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Artima reprint credits the script to Jack Miller. Writer id by Bob Hughes 12/08.

Wanted: A Teen-Age Code (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Alien Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. The Alien Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. ["That's interesting--televising events right from the street!"]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. The Human Parrot
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  5. 4. ["A prisoner escaped!"]
    Warden Willis
  6. 5. Fatal Fingerprints
  7. 6. Alias Mr. Zero
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  8. 7. Wanted: A Teen-Age Code
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