(May 1964)

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.
On-sale date:
1964-03-05
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

Issue Notes

On sale date from Blackhawk #196.


Bat-Girl-Bat-Woman II; "A Joker Judge and a Joker Jury!" (unofficial) (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]; The Joker

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Bat-Girl -- Batwoman II! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 11.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Chic Stone
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne] (imagainary appearance as Batman only); Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon (imaginary appearance); Batwoman [Kathy Kane Wayne] (imaginary appearance); Batwoman II [Betty Kane] (imaginary appearasnce); Batman II [Dick Grayson] (imaginary appearance); Robin II [Bruce Wayne, Jr.] (imaginary appearance); Milo Barnes (villain, gang boss); Hippo Barnes (villain, henchman); un-named underworld leaders (villains)
Synopsis:
Betty returns to Gotham City and adopts the guise of Batwoman II. With Batman and Robin II both out of town, the original Batman must go into action and gets captured in the process. When Batwoman II saves him, she learns his secret identity in the process.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gotham City; Wayne Mansion

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Paris.

Alfred imaginary story. The imaginary characters were last seen in the first story of Batman #159. The events in Alred’s story are not part of continuity.

The Joker Jury! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; The Joker (villain); Joker's henchmen (villains)
Synopsis:
The Joker begins a crime wave using the city's various departments as his theme. When the Caped Crusaders head out to battle the Crime Clown, they are captured and put on trial by the Joker.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Paris.

Names Do Hurt! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; children
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Bat-Girl-Bat-Woman II; "A Joker Judge and a Joker Jury!" (unofficial)
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. Bat-Girl -- Batwoman II!
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. The Joker Jury!
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. Names Do Hurt!
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