(December 1949-January 1950)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Ride, Bat-Hombre, Ride! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne] [as Bat-Hombre]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Indexer Notes

Pencil credit verified by Sprang, inker credit verified by Paris, and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Ride, Bat-Hombre, Ride! (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern Reed
Pencils:
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; President Jose Camaran (death); Colonel Morenos; Toto (a parrot); El Papagayo (villain, introduction); Bat-hombre [Luis Peraldo] (villain, introduction, death); Felipe (villain); Pancho (villain, death); Pedro (villain)
Synopsis:
The sickly Presidente of a Latin American nation implores the Caped Crusaders to come to his nation and train a Batman to keep law and order in his country.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Bat-Horse; Batplane; Gotham City; utility belt

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn, pencil credit verified by Sprang and inker credit verified by Paris.

The Riddle of the Seven Birds! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Penguin [Oswald Cobblepott] (villain)

Indexer Notes

Pencil credit verified by Sprang, inker credit verified by Paris and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pete

Whoosh and You're There! (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Colorist credit by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

A Greater Detective Than Batman! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; obin [Dick Grayson]; Specs Rose (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Revised inker credit by Craig Delich (November 2005). Previously credited to Ray Burnley. Art credits verified by Mooney and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

The Red Feather Kid (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Ride, Bat-Hombre, Ride!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. Ride, Bat-Hombre, Ride!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. The Riddle of the Seven Birds!
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Little Pete
  5. 4. Whoosh and You're There!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. A Greater Detective Than Batman!
    Batman and Robin
  8. 7. The Red Feather Kid
    Green Arrow
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Peets
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • John Greb
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  • Jeremy Heier
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer
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