(August 1967)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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 US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Shocking Story of Batman's Last Hour! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Synopsis:
Batman is writing a last will and testament.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

66 Piece Electric Slot Race Set (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for toy from Honor House Products Corp.; inside front cover

Haunted House Mystery Bank (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for mechanical savings bank from Honor House Products Corp.; inside front cover

The Round-Robin Death Threats (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin / comic story / 13.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Doc Hastings; John Kobler; Fred Tinney; Commissioner Jim Gordon
Synopsis:
Someone has sent hypnotic letters to several people, including Bruce Wayne, and booby trapped some of their possessions so they will end up killing each other.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Detective Comics #367. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Hi Yo, Kids! (Table of Contents)

Lone Ranger / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Characters:
Lone Ranger; Silver; Tonto; Taka

Indexer Notes

Ad for plastic models from Aurora Plastics Corp.; between pages 4-5 of Batman story.

100 Individual Magnets (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for toy from unnamed company in Rockville Centre, NY.; between pages 10-11 of Batman story.

Fight Global Air Battles With Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for toy from unnamed company in Rockville Centre, NY.; between pages 10-11 of Batman story.

Down Down Down (Table of Contents)

The Brave And The Bold / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Atom

Indexer Notes

House ad for The Brave And The Bold #73.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman's Hot-Line / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Frank Klein, Peter Sanderson, Neil Telafor, and Randy Cleveland, with responses.

Robber Round-Up in Kiddy City! (Table of Contents)

Elongated Man / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny; Mr. Booth; thieves
Synopsis:
Sue gets suspicious of Mr. Booth and has Ralph follow him to a crime scene. Mr. Booth turns out to be a bystander but Ralph captures some thieves anyway.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Famous Name Prizes Or Cash (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for sales club from Olympic Sales Club, Inc.; between pages 3-4 of Elongated Man story.

Crashing Out Of Legend! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Bomba

Indexer Notes

House ad for next issue of Bomba.

["This Wolf Boy Is Jimmy Olsen!"] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Superman

Indexer Notes

House ad for 80 Page Giant Jimmy Olsen #104.

Be My Guest (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Indexer Notes

Ad for Palisades Amusement Park in New Jersey featuring a Batman slide.

["Mr. Cap, at the hobby store, showed me a great to do with a roll of adhesive tape!"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed); Tom Hatcher (idea)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Cap
Synopsis:
Tip on how to keep from losing small model pieces on your workbench.

Indexer Notes

Readers whose suggestions are published will receive $5 and the original art.
Thanks to Tom Hatcher from Halifax, Nova Scotia.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for upcoming DC comics, with covers of Action Comics #353 and Tomahawk #112 shown.

Tank Trap (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for plastic army toy from Helen of Toy, Co.

Let Me Show You Too, How To Make Yourself Astronaut-Tough (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Characters:
Ben Rebhuhn; John Sill; Felipe Mendazo

Indexer Notes

Ad for body building books from American Body Building Club

If You Need Extra Money & You Know Just 10 People... (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for Christmas card sales from Wallace Brown, Inc.; inside back cover

If You Think This Gun Looks Great, Wait'll You Hear It! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for M-16 Marauder toy gun with realistic sound from Mattel; back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Shocking Story of Batman's Last Hour!
    Batman
  2. 1. 66 Piece Electric Slot Race Set
  3. 2. Haunted House Mystery Bank
  4. 3. The Round-Robin Death Threats
    Batman; Robin
  5. 4. Hi Yo, Kids!
    Lone Ranger
  6. 5. 100 Individual Magnets
  7. 6. Fight Global Air Battles With Planes of All Nations
  8. 7. Down Down Down
    The Brave And The Bold
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot-Line
  10. 9. Robber Round-Up in Kiddy City!
    Elongated Man
  11. 10. Famous Name Prizes Or Cash
  12. 11. Crashing Out Of Legend!
    Bomba
  13. 12. ["This Wolf Boy Is Jimmy Olsen!"]
    Jimmy Olsen
  14. 13. Be My Guest
  15. 14. ["Mr. Cap, at the hobby store, showed me a great to do with a roll of adhesive tape!"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  17. 16. Tank Trap
  18. 17. Let Me Show You Too, How To Make Yourself Astronaut-Tough
  19. 18. If You Need Extra Money & You Know Just 10 People...
  20. 19. If You Think This Gun Looks Great, Wait'll You Hear It!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Allen Ross
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jerry Hillegas
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  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
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  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
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