(June 1960)

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:
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Lair of the Sea-Fox! (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]; Sea-Fox

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

The Martian from Gotham City (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Clive Norris (actor, disguised as a Martian); three bandits [Logan; others un-named] (villains)
Synopsis:
An actor suffering amnesia believes that he is a Martian and at war with the world, When three criminals discover this, they trick the actor into helping them.
Keywords:
Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

Inker credit verified by Paris.

Be Your Own Boss! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction

[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

The Three Faces of Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Big Jim Masters (villain); Master's gang (villains)
Synopsis:
While trying to capture Big Jim Masters, Batman is subjected to an scientific experimental device that makes him unable to fight crime when he hears a siren or bell.
Keywords:
belt radio

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to the Bat-Cave / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Steven Fritz, Elsie Kilroy, Abram Hanson, Jerome Myers, Lester Roche, Jenny Stahl, Robert Stonewall, and Thomas Thilgen.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / 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:
Casey the Cop

The Lair of the Sea-Fox (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 7.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Sea-Fox (villain); Sea-Fox's gang (villains)
Synopsis:
The Sea-Fox cleverly uses underwater waterways beneath Gotham to commit his crimes and the Caped Crusaders must find a way to stop him.
Keywords:
Bat-Submarine; Gotham City
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lair of the Sea-Fox!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Martian from Gotham City
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. Be Your Own Boss!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Warden Willis
  5. 4. The Three Faces of Batman
    Batman and Robin
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Bat-Cave
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  8. 7. The Lair of the Sea-Fox
    Batman and Robin
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