(December 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

Challenge of the Joker (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp (credit by O'Hearn/Desris)

Genre:
superhero

The Case of the Crazy Crimes (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 7.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris (verified by Paris)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
GS: Bat-Mite
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Batman Whirly-Word Game / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Puzzle Page

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article relates how sub-standard conditions affect children in the world and quotes the "UN Declaration Of The Rights Of A Child."

The Town that Hated Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris (verified by Paris)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[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)
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

The Challenge of the Joker (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger (credit by O'Hearn)
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris (verified by Paris)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
V: Joker
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Strange Old Laws / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Challenge of the Joker
    Batman
  2. 1. The Case of the Crazy Crimes
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Batman Whirly-Word Game
  4. 3. Children of Tomorrow!
  5. 4. The Town that Hated Batman
    Batman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Warden Willis
  7. 6. The Challenge of the Joker
    Batman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Strange Old Laws
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  • Mike Nielsen
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