(May 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:
1965-03-04
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

Remarkable Ruse of the Riddler! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Jack Adler ?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover ink credits from Nick Caputo (September 28, 2006). Original cover ink credit was given to Joe Giella.

What's Wrong with These Pictures! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Remarkable Ruse of the Riddler! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 24.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as ghost for Bob Kane]
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Smiles Dawson (first appearance); Roger Peale (first appearance); Riddler [Edward Nigma] (villain; 5-page history); Molehill Mob (villains)
Synopsis:
The Riddler returns, and once again plagues Batman and Robin with riddles, while maintaining his innocence.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Riddler since 1940's. 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.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Remarkable Ruse of the Riddler!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. What's Wrong with These Pictures!
  3. 2. Remarkable Ruse of the Riddler!
    Batman and Robin
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