(February 1965)

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:
1964-12-03
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

Partners in Plunder! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]
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Keywords:
umbrellas

Don't Give Fire a Place to Start! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club which inspires them to start a project to educate people about fire prevention.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously published in DC comics cover-dated July 1954.

Partners in Plunder! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 13.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain); Herbie (villain)
Synopsis:
Penguin uses an umbrella barrage to trick Batman into planning his next crime for him.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Records show that Bob Kane was paid for the pencils, but scholars agree that pencils were actually by Moldoff.

[Letters to the Batcave] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Mike Friedrich. Credit for script confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [August 2007]

A Bad Day for Batman! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane]
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Mr. Tremaine; Bill Ferris
Synopsis:
Batman tells the press about his bad day.
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Indexer Notes

Robin does not appear in this story. Credits for script and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Records show that Bob Kane was paid for the pencils, but scholars agree that pencils were actually by Moldoff.

Fingerprint Facts (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tom Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (May 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Partners in Plunder!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Partners in Plunder!
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. [Letters to the Batcave]
    Letters to the Batcave
  5. 4. A Bad Day for Batman!
    Batman and Robin
  6. 5. Fingerprint Facts
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