(June 1958)

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 Winged Bat-People! (Table of Contents)

Batman; 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]; un-named Queen; bat-people
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

The City of Ancient Heroes (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / 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]; Old King Cole (a judge); King Midas; Gimmick Gang [Thor/Zeus [Luke]; Cyclops/Hercules [Stilts]; Pan/Medusa [Duke]] (villains)
Synopsis:
The trail of the infamous Gimmick Gang leads the Caped Crusaders into Legend City, where, once a year, its residents dress up like legendary characters of old and have a celebration.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
Bat-Boat; Legend City

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn and inker credit verified by Paris.

none (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
Characters:
Casey the Cop

Nature's Prize Pupil! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction

Batwoman's New Identity (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Al Talley (villain, club owner); Dude Rogers (villain); Funny Face Gang (villains)
Synopsis:
The Caped Crusaders have to save Batwoman on two separate occasions as she is hot on the trail of the Funny Face Gang.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Tally Ho Club

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Paris.

Benefit of Doubt (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[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
Characters:
Casey the Cop

The Winged Bat-People (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]; un-named Queen; Arko (villain, Queen's Minister); The Bat-People (villains)
Synopsis:
Batman and Robin are suddenly pulled into the sonic barrier and transported to another world where they are mistaken for the inhabitant's avowed enemy: the winged Bat-People!
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
Batplane

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn and inker credit verified by Paris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Warden Willis / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Warden Willis
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Winged Bat-People!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The City of Ancient Heroes
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. none
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. Nature's Prize Pupil!
  5. 4. Batwoman's New Identity
    Batman and Robin
  6. 5. Benefit of Doubt
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  8. 7. The Winged Bat-People
    Batman and Robin
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Warden Willis
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