(August 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.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Man Who Quit the Human Race! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:
Keywords:
footprints; giants

The Man Who Quit the Human Race! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Governor Andrew Warner (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #167. Editor Julius Schwartz's pay records have Bob Kane on pencils. However, it is known that Bob Kane contracted the artwork out to Sheldon Moldoff.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to the Batcave / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Ian Poupard, Rob Miller and Patricia Husick.

[Steam Locomotive Smoke] (Table of Contents)

Scienti-Fact / filler / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Why smoke from a steam locomotive moves backwards.

The Dilemma of the Detective's Daughter (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Patricia Powell (introduction); Commissioner James Gordon; Lt. Detective Mike Powell [Bulldog] (introduction); Prof. Ralph Smedley
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #167. Editor Julius Schwartz's pay records have Bob Kane on pencils. However, it is known that Bob Kane contracted the artwork out to Sheldon Moldoff.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Man Who Quit the Human Race!
    Batman
  2. 1. The Man Who Quit the Human Race!
    Batman; Robin
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batcave
  4. 3. [Steam Locomotive Smoke]
    Scienti-Fact
  5. 4. The Dilemma of the Detective's Daughter
    Batman; Robin
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Alan Smith
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • John Greb
  • Carlos Tasada
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
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