([Summer] 1961)

DC, 1961 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1961-06-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

1,001 Secrets Of Batman and Robin (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan; Sheldon Moldoff; Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin
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How to Be the Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman & Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Hamilton?
Pencils:
Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon
Synopsis:
Batman loses his memory after being exposed to amnesia gas, when the antidote fails, Robin must teach the Cowled Crimefighter all that he has forgotten.
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Indexer Notes

Origin retold

The Strange Costumes of Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman & Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon
Synopsis:
A look at some of the specialised costumes that Batman has utilised over his career, including one garment that he had hoped never to use.
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Untold Tales of the Bat-Signal (Table of Contents)

Batman & Robin / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern
Pencils:
Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon; Dave Purdy
Synopsis:
Reporter Dave Purdy saves Batman by dazzling an approaching murderer with the Bat Signal. The Masked Manhunter is happy to let Purdy have the credit, even though he had been forced to do an impromptu wiring job which enabled the intrepid reporter's plan to work.
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The Origin of the Bat-Cave (Table of Contents)

Batman & Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Professor Nicholls; Jeremy Coe
Synopsis:
Professor Nicholls sends the Dynamic Duo back in time 300 years, there they meet Jeremy Coe, a frontiersman spy who doubles as a Red Indian. When they realise that Coe's headquarters is in the cavern that will one day become the Bat-Cave, they help him with Colonial Age versions of their crime fighting apparatus.
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Batman's Electronic Crime-File (Table of Contents)

Batman & Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Hamilton?
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon; John Vanner
Synopsis:
The microfilm from Batman's crime file is stolen from the Bat-Cave. It is then a race against time to apprehend the villains, before they start to use the information to give them the edge over the Dynamic Duo.
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Indexer Notes

original title: The 10,000 Secrets of Batman

Thrilling Escapes of Batman and Robin (Table of Contents)

Batman & Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin; Vicki Vale; Paul King
Synopsis:
Villainous Paul King captures Batman and Robin, he then sets about devising an inescapable trap, based on Robin's recollections about their previous ingenious escapes.
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Indexer Notes

original title: 1,001 Escapes of Batman and Robin

The Amazing Inventions of Batman (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin; Commissioner Gordon
Synopsis:
Batman gets word that one of his inventions is to be used against him, he and Robin must then examine their many crime fighting innovations for clues.
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Indexer Notes

original title 1,001 Inventions of Batman

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. 1,001 Secrets Of Batman and Robin
    Batman & Robin
  2. 1. How to Be the Batman
    Batman & Robin
  3. 2. The Strange Costumes of Batman
    Batman & Robin
  4. 3. Untold Tales of the Bat-Signal
    Batman & Robin
  5. 4. The Origin of the Bat-Cave
    Batman & Robin
  6. 5. Batman's Electronic Crime-File
    Batman & Robin
  7. 6. Thrilling Escapes of Batman and Robin
    Batman & Robin
  8. 7. The Amazing Inventions of Batman
    Batman & Robin
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