(January 1960)

DC, 1937 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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:
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
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 Zebra Batman! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] [as the Zebra-Batman]
Reprints:

The Zebra Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 11.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne] [also as the Zebra-Batman]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon (cameo); Zebra-Man (villain, introduction); Jo-Jo Forbes (villain)
Synopsis:
An insideous criminal discovers a way to charge his body like a magnet to commit crimes, but Batman, in trying to stop him, accidently becomes charged as well, making the villain's capture difficult.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Batmobile; Batplane; Gotham Art Museum; Gotham City; Gotham News; Gotham Storage Company; The Dolphin

The Best Present of All! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen

["Hello, Junior."] (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; Junior

The Super-Brain Maker (Table of Contents)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

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

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

Cops-Of-All-Trades (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Second page of original filler is deleted.

["This is your cell-mate."] (Table of Contents)

Jail Jests / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Death Counts Out the Champ (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

John Jones' Pesky Partner (Table of Contents)

John Jones Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 5.66 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); Diane Meade (supporting); Willy Horan (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
Diane Meade is convinced Jones is the Martian Manhunter.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #28 as part of the Justice League of America.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Zebra Batman!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. The Zebra Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. The Best Present of All!
    Binky
  4. 3. ["Hello, Junior."]
    Casey the Cop
  5. 4. The Super-Brain Maker
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  6. 5. Cops-Of-All-Trades
  7. 6. ["This is your cell-mate."]
    Jail Jests
  8. 7. Death Counts Out the Champ
  9. 8. John Jones' Pesky Partner
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Craig Delich
  • Matthew Head
  • John Wells
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
  • Carl Gafford
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Bowen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner