(September 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.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

Two-Way Deathtrap! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints:

Two-Way Deathtrap! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [ghost for Bob Kane]
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; VILLAINS: Mitch; Beany; Stony; Big Joe
Synopsis:
Batman is caught in a deadly trap.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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. Story in 2 parts: unnumbered part 1 (7.67 pages) and Part 2 (3.67 pages; same title as part 1 but without exclamation point).

["It is mistakenly thought that the planet Pluto..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
math & science

Indexer Notes

Information on the planet Pluto.

[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 of comment from Mike Friedrich (future comics writer), Stephen Mahinka, Mickey Gaither and Mary Royeton.

A Rendezvous with Robbery! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [ghost for Bob Kane]
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Patricia Powell; Commissioner James Gordon; Lt. Detective Mike Powell [Bulldog]
Synopsis:
Patricia Powell is hoping this is the time she finally meets Bruce Wayne, but things go awry when someone robs the Wayne Estate.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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.

["Although originally designed for use in specific branches of science...."] (Table of Contents)

Science in Crime Detection / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Two-Way Deathtrap!
    Batman
  2. 1. Two-Way Deathtrap!
    Batman; Robin
  3. 2. ["It is mistakenly thought that the planet Pluto..."]
    Scienti-Fact
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batcave
  5. 4. A Rendezvous with Robbery!
    Batman; Robin
  6. 5. ["Although originally designed for use in specific branches of science...."]
    Science in Crime Detection
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