(May 1968)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Gregory Fischer, May 2009).

The Frigid Finger of Fate! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 13.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Chic Stone [ghosting for Bob Kane]
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (cameo); Pete Maddox
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 Stone.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Jeff Pierce, Steven Carlberg and Peter Sanderson.

["I glued my model together, but this rubber band is too big to hold it together while it dries."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis:
Using a toothpick to tighten up a rubber band that is too large.

Indexer Notes

Thanks to Jeff Patt from Van Dyne, Wis.

The Face That Stopped Clocks! (Table of Contents)

Elongated Man / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Tom Fagan, Guy H. Lillian III and Terry Levin.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. The Frigid Finger of Fate!
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot-Line
  4. 3. ["I glued my model together, but this rubber band is too big to hold it together while it dries."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. The Face That Stopped Clocks!
    Elongated Man
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot-Line -- Extra
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Peets
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
  • Carl Gafford
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Bowen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner