(November 1962)

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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
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Batman's New Secret Identity! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Bruce Wayne (image); Dick Grayson (image)

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Batman's New Secret Identity! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 16.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also Bret Wilson (cab driver)]; Robin [Dick Grayson; also as Ted Grey (student)]; Alfred Pennyworth; Batwoman [Kathy Kane] (imaginary appearance); members of the press; Wickham Boarding House students (imaginary appearance); Tim Neal (villain, imaginary appearance); Neal's gang (villains, imaginary appearance for all)
Synopsis:
The Caped Crusaders' secret identities are compromised, forcing them to adopt entirely new identities in order to continue their war on crime.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Gotham City; Wickham Boarding House

Indexer Notes

2 part imaginary story written by Alfred, un-numbered Chapter 1 (7.67 pages), Chapter 2 (7.67 pages, no title).

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

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

["Mobile, Alabama, passed an ordinance..."] (Table of Contents)

Strange Laws / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to the Batcave / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters are printed from Richard Diekmann, Colin McEnroe, Nelson Cole, Leonard Sigal, "The Editor", Richard Eder, and Shirley Givens.

["Is steam visible?"] (Table of Contents)

Quick Quiz / activity / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["These pyramids will give me lots of information..."] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka

The Mystery Gadget from the Stars! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin Dick Grayson]; Ed Manos (herb collector); Mr. French (store owner); Benny; the Harris Boys (villains)
Synopsis:
A weird alien device is discovered, whose rays causes objects to evolve. The Caped Crusaders must battle a criminal gang into whose hands the device has fallen.
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Gotham City

Indexer Notes

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

Inker credit verified by Paris.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Batman's New Secret Identity!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. Batman's New Secret Identity!
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. ["Mobile, Alabama, passed an ordinance..."]
    Strange Laws
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batcave
  5. 4. ["Is steam visible?"]
    Quick Quiz
  6. 5. ["These pyramids will give me lots of information..."]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. The Mystery Gadget from the Stars!
    Batman and Robin
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