Batman #94
(September 1955)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July, and Nov.
On-sale date
1955-07-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Mystery of the Sky Museum! (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits confirmed by Win Mortimer. Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sign of the Bat! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; John Marstin (villain); Marstin's gang [Lefty; others unnamed]
Synopsis
Unable to get the evidence he needs to convict hoodlum Marstin, Batman devises a plan to make sure that Marstin and his gang see the famed but dreaded bat symbol each time they try to commit a crime...a plan which eventually allows the Caped Crusaders to nab the felon.
Keywords
Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Charles Paris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Quick Quiz / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
H. T. Elmo
Pencils
H. T. Elmo
Inks
H. T. Elmo
Colors
?
Letters
H. T. Elmo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is Pike's Peak (14,110 ft. elevation) the highest in Colorado?
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The New Batman! (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton ?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Farrell (owner of a jet plan factory); unnamed thieves (villains)
Synopsis
While cleaning up the Bat-Cave one day, Alfred is accidentally struck on the head. He awakens, believing that he is the Batman, and he dresses for the role. The real Caped Crusaders allow the impersonation, but when Alfred tackles a gang of crooks, they make sure Alfred doesn't get hurt while they capture the gang.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Cave

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The fellow who robbed the cashier is hiding there!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Miniature Spy Camera / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Hollywood Ha-lights / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert
Pencils
Harry Lampert
Inks
Harry Lampert
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lampert

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is a stick-up!
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Booby-Traps for Burglars (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jack E. Miller] (credited)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; crime

Mystery of the Sky Museum! (Table of Contents: 12)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; William Malcolm (curator of the Sky Museum); Jim Meecher (aircraft restorer); Frank Frawley (pilot); John Goss (villain, Malcolm's assistant, introduction); Marty Fleer (villain, Public Enemy, introduction)
Synopsis
The Dynamic Duo fly out to the famed Sky Museum to talk with the curator about a problem he has been having and they find the man struggling to keep an old air relic in the sky. The mystery deepens when a series of attempts on Batman and Robin's lives occur using vintage aircraft against them!
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Cave; Bat-Plane; Gotham City; Sky Museum

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn. Inker credit verified by Charles Paris.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Colonial Studios, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Fashion Frocks, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mystery of the Sky Museum!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Sign of the Bat!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Is Pike's Peak (14,110 ft. elevation) the highest in Colorado?"]
    Quick Quiz
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  7. 6. The New Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  8. 7. ["The fellow who robbed the cashier is hiding there!"]
    Casey the Cop
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Miniature Spy Camera
  10. 9. ["This is a stick-up!"]
    Hollywood Ha-lights
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  12. 11. Booby-Traps for Burglars
  13. 12. Mystery of the Sky Museum!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Colonial Studios, Inc.
  17. 16. The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ
    Charles Atlas
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Fashion Frocks, Inc.
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