(June 1966)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April & Oct.; (semi-monthly, Dec.)
On-sale date:
1966-04-19
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

Beware of -- Poison Ivy! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Poison Ivy
Reprints:
Keywords:
Go-Go Checks

Beware of -- Poison Ivy! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin / comic story / 11.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [ghosting for Bob Kane]
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Poison Ivy (introduction); Dragon Fly; Silken Spider; Tiger Moth; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:

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. Story in 2 parts, unnumbered part 1 (5.67 pages) and Part 2 (5.67 pages).

Best Bat-Wishes Batman and Robin (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:

The Perfect Crime -- Slightly Imperfect! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Chic Stone ?
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mystery Analysts of Gotham City, Kaye Daye; Batman; District Attorney Danton; Martin Tellman; James Gordon; Hugh Rankin; Art Saddows; Fern Hunter; Nancy Owens
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Jeff Sosnaud, R. Bryn Olime, Mickey Gaither, Mike Friedrich (future comics writer) and Ken Hodl.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Beware of -- Poison Ivy!
    Batman
  2. 1. Beware of -- Poison Ivy!
    Batman; Robin
  3. 2. Best Bat-Wishes Batman and Robin
    Batman; Robin
  4. 3. The Perfect Crime -- Slightly Imperfect!
    Batman; Robin
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batcave
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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