(June 1958)

DC, 1940 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of January, May, July and November
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

The Winged Bat-People! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; un-named Queen; bat-people
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

The City of Ancient Heroes (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Old King Cole (a judge); King Midas; Gimmick Gang [Thor/Zeus [Luke]; Cyclops/Hercules [Stilts]; Pan/Medusa [Duke]] (villains)
Synopsis:
The trail of the infamous Gimmick Gang leads the Caped Crusaders into Legend City, where, once a year, its residents dress up like legendary characters of old and have a celebration.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Boat; Legend City

Indexer Notes

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

["Library"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

Nature's Prize Pupil! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction

Batwoman's New Identity (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman and Robin / 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]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Al Talley (villain, club owner); Dude Rogers (villain); Funny Face Gang (villains)
Synopsis:
The Caped Crusaders have to save Batwoman on two separate occasions as she is hot on the trail of the Funny Face Gang.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Tally Ho Club

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Paris.

Benefit of Doubt (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["Whoa! What's your hurry, Tim?"] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop
Reprints:

The Winged Bat-People (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; un-named Queen; Arko (villain, Queen's Minister); The Bat-People (villains)
Synopsis:
Batman and Robin are suddenly pulled into the sonic barrier and transported to another world where they are mistaken for the inhabitant's avowed enemy: the winged Bat-People!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batplane

Indexer Notes

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

["There hasn't been any attempt to break out..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

Warden Willis / 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:
Warden Willis
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Winged Bat-People!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The City of Ancient Heroes
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. ["Library"]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. Nature's Prize Pupil!
  5. 4. Batwoman's New Identity
    Batman and Robin
  6. 5. Benefit of Doubt
  7. 6. ["Whoa! What's your hurry, Tim?"]
    Casey the Cop
  8. 7. The Winged Bat-People
    Batman and Robin
  9. 8. ["There hasn't been any attempt to break out..."]
    Warden Willis
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Matthew Peets
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • John Greb
  • Carlos Tasada
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen