(February 1967)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan and April; (semi-monthly, Dec.)
On-sale date:
1966-12-06
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

Issue Notes

Average # of copies sold previous year - 898,470.


Fright of the Scarecrow! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Joe Giella (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Fright of the Scarecrow! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin / comic story / 22.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Jeremy T. Fall; VILLAIN: Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane] (origin)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Flashback to World's Finest Comics #3 included. 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.

Little Pete (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

Letters to the Batcave (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Mark Evanier

Peace on Earth (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Eyes Front! (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Fright of the Scarecrow!
    Batman
  2. 1. Fright of the Scarecrow!
    Batman; Robin
  3. 2. Little Pete
    Little Pete
  4. 3. Letters to the Batcave
    Letters to the Batcave
  5. 4. Peace on Earth
  6. 5. Eyes Front!
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