(February 1971)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of April and October
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
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

This issue has variants.


["Welcome Batman... to the Asylum of Madmen!"] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-645

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

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007].

Asylum of the Futurians! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-593

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Laura Grey; Stephen Grey; the Futurians
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)

Letters to the Batman / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-650

Indexer Notes

Letters from Mike W. Barr, Steve Beery, Jerry Wilson, Chris Juricich, Gregory Kent, Joe Rusnak and Gary Kuhlmann.

Temperature Boiling... and Rising! (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Friedrich
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-535

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Phil Real; Professor "Buck" Stuart; Hank Osher; Bill Perkins; Mr. Albertson
Synopsis:
Robin discovers the truth behind a fake photo of candidate Stuart and who burned down his campaign headquarters.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Batman #227. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

When an editor offers Robin a job taking photos of his cases, he says the editor should look up a guy named Peter Parker.

Fantastic Fingerprints! (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-652

Indexer Notes

3 panel illustrations with accompanying text.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Welcome Batman... to the Asylum of Madmen!"]
    Batman
  2. 1. Asylum of the Futurians!
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  4. 3. Temperature Boiling... and Rising!
    Robin
  5. 4. Fantastic Fingerprints!
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