(July 1960)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1960-05-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Batman, Robot! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman robot; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Buzzy Says: "Free Speech-- Free for All!" (Table of Contents: 1)

Buzzy [DC] / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Batman, Robot (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff (credited as Bob Kane)
Inks
Charles Paris (credited as Bob Kane)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Night Owl Gang [Number One [Eddie Chill]; Number Two [Wedge Dixon]; Petey] (intro, villain); The Gorman Gang (intro, villain); Batman robot (intro)
Synopsis
Batman is lured into a trap and supposedly dies in an explosion. Batman appears to be replaced by a robot. Although Robin pretends to believe it, he actually knows that the Caped Crusader is laying his own trap for a wanted felon.
Reprints

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

Batman; World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Jail Jests / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ow - Have I got a toothache!
Genre
humor

This Is It! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Girl Who Became a Sorceress (Table of Contents: 6)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Mazar (intro, villain)
Reprints

Untimely Alibi (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

Strange Laws / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I told you not to pass that red light!
Genre
humor; non-fiction
Reprints

The Menace of Marsville (Table of Contents: 9)

John Jones Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Captain Harding (supporting)
Synopsis
Manhunter builds a replica of Mars in the City Park. There Earthmen have super powers and Martians don't, much to the delight of an unnamed gang or criminals.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Crime and Punishment / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Morris Waldinger ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Studies by the Italian criminologist, Lombroso...
Genre
non-fiction; crime
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Casey, did you hear about the nice raise I got last week?
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop; W. T. Jones
Reprints

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

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Batman, Robot!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Buzzy Says: "Free Speech-- Free for All!"
    Buzzy [DC]
  3. 2. Batman, Robot
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["This famous symbol..."]
    Batman; World's Finest Comics
  5. 4. ["Ow - Have I got a toothache!"]
    Jail Jests
  6. 5. This Is It!
    Green Lantern
  7. 6. The Girl Who Became a Sorceress
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  8. 7. Untimely Alibi
  9. 8. ["I told you not to pass that red light!"]
    Strange Laws
  10. 9. The Menace of Marsville
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. ["Studies by the Italian criminologist, Lombroso..."]
    Crime and Punishment
  13. 12. ["Casey, did you hear about the nice raise I got last week?"]
    Casey the Cop
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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