(March 1962)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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

The Deadly Curse of Korabo! (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]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Moldoff.

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Batman and Robin's Magical Powers (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Bat-Mite; Antura (student of magic); several crooks (villains)
Synopsis:
When the Dynamic Duo save the life of a magician, he gives the Caped Crusaders certain powers, not realizing that when Batman and Robin use these powers, Bat-Mite is actually responsible for their amazing abilities.

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn from http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

Letterer credit verified by Paris.

["Someday you're going to fall right on me"] (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

Indexer Notes

Title changed to first line of dialogue to facilitate reprint tracking.

The Secret of the Leopard Boy (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]; Leopard Boy [Jimmy Taylor]; Jimmy's mother; Joe Taylor (villain, Jimmy's father, a diamond thief, death?); Smiley Fenton (villain); Fenton's gang (villains)
Synopsis:
The Caped Crusaders follow Smiley Fenton to Africa, who wants to get the diamonds stolen by Joe Taylor, whose plane crashed in the jungle. But Fenton doesn't count on Taylor's son to be a stumbling block.
Keywords:
Africa

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn from http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

Inker credit verified by Moldoff.

["Fingerprint knowledge probably goes back as far as ancient Babylon..."] (Table of Contents)

Fingerprint Curios / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Morris Waldinger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morris Waldinger

Genre:
non-fiction; crime
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credit by Bob Rozakis and Gene Reed.

The Deadly Curse of Korabo (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Cliff Armory (mountain climber, death); Chambers (mountain climber); Dunne (mountain climber); Dr. Hampden (mountain climber); Keith Larsen (villain, mountain climber)
Synopsis:
Batman and Robin are called to the mountains to uncover the mystery of a giant hand that has been killing mountain climbers.

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn from http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

Inker credit verified by Paris.

From Many Lands... (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Lou Cameron
Inks:
Lou Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Deadly Curse of Korabo!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. Batman and Robin's Magical Powers
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. ["Someday you're going to fall right on me"]
    Jail Jests
  4. 3. The Secret of the Leopard Boy
    Batman and Robin
  5. 4. ["Fingerprint knowledge probably goes back as far as ancient Babylon..."]
    Fingerprint Curios
  6. 5. The Deadly Curse of Korabo
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. From Many Lands...
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