(November 1971)

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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
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

Wail of the Ghost-Bride (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-974

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Wail of the Ghost-Bride! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Robbins
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-925

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Corrine Hellbane; Axel March; Alfred Pennyworth; Agatha Tyler-Tilford
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Rain Fire! (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Friedrich
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-728

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Pat Whalon; Terri Bergstrom; Nanci Beeker; Robert Beeker (flashback; cameo); Jonathan
Synopsis:
Robin and the commune fight a wildfire and convince the surrounding neighbors to help them before the fire gets out of control.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Batman #235. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

True Crime Laffs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Four individual panels on funny crimes from Paris, Texas; Varina, North Caroline; Elyria, Ohio and New York City, New York.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-981

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Richard H. Morrissey, Steven Carlberg, Scott Gibson, Edward Felipe, Michael N. Tierstein and Joe Maxsween. Other readers comments that are noted are Greg Coben, Paul Husting, Bob Rozakis, J. W. Hanley and Steve Beery.

While the City Sleeps! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Script credit by O'Hearn. Pencil credit verified by Strang. Inks credit verified by Paris & Sprang. Coloring credit verified by Roussos.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Wail of the Ghost-Bride
    Batman
  2. 1. Wail of the Ghost-Bride!
    Batman
  3. 2. Rain Fire!
    Robin
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    True Crime Laffs
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  6. 5. While the City Sleeps!
    Batman and Robin
This issue was most recently modified by:
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