(February 1961)

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
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Average # of copies for previous year - 502,000


Robin's New Boss (Table of Contents)

Batman and 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]; Mr. Marvel

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Robin's New Boss (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 10 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]; Mr. Marvel (an alien)
Synopsis:
Robin informs Batman that he is quitting the team to join up with a new crime fighter on the scene, Mr. Marvel, although Batman doesn't suspect the real reason why.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Batmobile

Indexer Notes

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

Our American Heritage (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

The Bandit with 1,000 Brands (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]

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Moldoff.
Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

["It's hot, working on these roads!"] (Table of Contents)

Jail Jests / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Teacher from the Stars (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 7.66 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]

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
J. S. Liebowitz
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

average sales 502,000

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Robin's New Boss
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Robin's New Boss
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. Our American Heritage
  4. 3. The Bandit with 1,000 Brands
    Batman and Robin
  5. 4. ["It's hot, working on these roads!"]
    Jail Jests
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Bat-Cave
  7. 6. Teacher from the Stars
    Batman and Robin
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
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