(May 1989)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD; 1.20 GBP
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Denny O'Neil; Dan Raspler (assistant)
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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Blind Justice Part 3 (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Denys Cowan (signed)
Inks:
Malcolm Jones III (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints:
Keywords:
lightning; rain

Blind Justic Chapter Five: Hidden Agendas (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Sam Hamm
Pencils:
Denys Cowan
Inks:
Dick Giordano; Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Commissioner James Gordon; Jeannie Bowen; Roy Bowen; Alfred Pennyworth; Joker (flashback); Riddler [Edward Nigma] (flashback); Two-Face [Harvey Dent] (flashback)
Reprints:

Chapter Six: Covert Operations [Blind Justice] (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Sam Hamm
Pencils:
Denys Cowan
Inks:
Dick Giordano; Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Commissioner James Gordon; Jeannie Bowen; Roy Bowen [as Batman]; Alfred Pennyworth; Bonecrusher
Reprints:

Chapter Seven: Ulterior Motives [Blind Justice] (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Sam Hamm
Pencils:
Denys Cowan
Inks:
Dick Giordano; Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Commissioner James Gordon; Jeannie Bowen; Roy Bowen [as Batman] (death); Alfred Pennyworth; Bonecrusher; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback)
Reprints:

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Berni Wrightson
Inks:
Berni Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

"People of note pay homage to the Batman"

This sequence and the following 13 illustration/text article sequences are all from famous people honoring Batman on his 50th anniversary.

Batman with cape flowing outward.

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks:
Neal Adams (signed)
Colors:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Batman leaping down onto a rooftop with fire and smoke in background.

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Batman standing on gargoyle in the moonlight.

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Will Eisner (signed)
Inks:
Will Eisner (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Spirit [Denny Colt]

Indexer Notes

Batman and the Spirit shaking hands with Robin putting up a 50th year poster.

Tribute - Writer Alan Brennert (Table of Contents)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Brennert
Pencils:
Berni Wrightson
Inks:
Berni Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration by Berni Wrightson.

Tribute - Actor Adam West (Table of Contents)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Adam West
Pencils:
David Mazzucchelli
Inks:
David Mazzucchelli
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration taken from the cover of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #405.

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Sprang (signed)
Inks:
Dick Sprang (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Mad Hatter; Two-Face [Two-Face]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Joker; Tweedledum; Tweedledee; other Rogues Gallery

Indexer Notes

Batman and Robin swinging over a large group of villains with 50 in the spotlight.

Tribute - Novelist Eric Van Lustbader (Table of Contents)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Van Lustbader
Pencils:
Norm Breyfogle
Inks:
Norm Breyfogle
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration taken from the cover of Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #587.

Tribute - Writer, Publisher Stan Lee (Table of Contents)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Fred Butler
Inks:
Fred Butler
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration taken from the cover of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #430.

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Zeck (signed)
Inks:
Mike Zeck (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Batman swinging over Gotham City with large moon background.

Tribute - Writer, Novelist Samuel R. Delany; Editor Julius Schwartz (Table of Contents)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Samuel R. Delaney; Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Two text tribute by writer/novelist Samuel R. Delany and editor Julius Schwartz, over a background illustration of flying bats.

Tribute - Entertainers Penn and Teller (Table of Contents)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Penn Jillette; Teller [Raymond Joseph Teller]
Pencils:
Mike Mignola
Inks:
Mike Mignola
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Jason Todd]

Indexer Notes

Text tribute by Penn and Teller with background illustration taken from the cover of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #427.

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Keith Giffen (signed)
Inks:
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Batman smiling grimly over a punk crook he just took down.

Tribute (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Joker; Sergio Aragonés

Indexer Notes

Batman standing in front of a group of villains.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Blind Justice Part 3
    Batman
  2. 1. Blind Justic Chapter Five: Hidden Agendas
    Batman
  3. 2. Chapter Six: Covert Operations [Blind Justice]
    Batman
  4. 3. Chapter Seven: Ulterior Motives [Blind Justice]
    Batman
  5. 4. Tribute
    Batman
  6. 5. Tribute
    Batman
  7. 6. Tribute
    Batman
  8. 7. Tribute
    Batman
  9. 8. Tribute - Writer Alan Brennert
    Batman
  10. 9. Tribute - Actor Adam West
    Batman
  11. 10. Tribute
    Batman
  12. 11. Tribute - Novelist Eric Van Lustbader
    Batman
  13. 12. Tribute - Writer, Publisher Stan Lee
    Batman
  14. 13. Tribute
    Batman
  15. 14. Tribute - Writer, Novelist Samuel R. Delany; Editor Julius Schwartz
    Batman
  16. 15. Tribute - Entertainers Penn and Teller
    Batman
  17. 16. Tribute
    Batman
  18. 17. Tribute
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Allen Ross
  • Mike Nielsen
  • 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