(October 1964)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1964-08-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Joker's Last Laugh! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Joker
Reprints

Smoking Is for Squares! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Joker's Last Laugh! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 14.34 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed as Bob Kane) (see notes)
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Feature Logo
Batman with Robin - The Boy Wonder [40's face]
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Joker (villain); Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis
Batman and Robin get the last laugh on the Joker.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Editor Julius Schwartz's pay records have Bob Kane on pencils. However, it is known that Bob Kane contracted the artwork out to Sheldon Moldoff.

Story in two parts of 5.67 and 8.67 pages.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Cheerios; Rocky & Bullwinkle / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

Batman's Hot-Line / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Kenneth S. Gallagher (Huntington), Gary Johnson (Durham N.C.), Doug Potter (Galena Park, Texas), Matthew A. Rosenblatt (E. Haven, Conn.), Marc Wolfson (Brooklyn, N.Y.), Mike Friedrich (future comics writer/editor) (Castro Valley, Cal.), Dan Kirk (Mountain Home, Ida.), and Larry Brawley (Waycross, Ga.).

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

Palisades Amusement Park Admission / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Scientific Crime Detectives (Table of Contents: 10)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; detective-mystery
Synopsis
Information on two types of scientific crime detectives, field investigators and laboratory analysts.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Elongated Man's Other-World Wife! (Table of Contents: 12)

The Elongated Man / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sue Dibny; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]
Reprints

How's Trix? Worth Rounding Up... (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Trix / comics-form advertising / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Scienti-Fact / cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The average blink of an eye lasts one fifth of a second...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page between page 4 and page 5 of the previous story sequence.

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / comics-form advertising / 0.33 page (report information)

132 Pc. Roman Soldiers Set (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

204 Pc. Revolutionary War Soldiers Set (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Pc. Toy Soldier Set (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown Greeting Cards / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Joker's Last Laugh!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Smoking Is for Squares!
  3. 2. The Joker's Last Laugh!
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. ["Tootsie Rolls go on and on..."]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Tra la la 'tis luck to catch a leprechaun!"]
    L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms
  6. 5. ["What makes a Tootsie Pop so special?"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  7. 6. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Cheerios; Rocky & Bullwinkle
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot-Line
  9. 8. ["Boys and girls! Be my guest..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park Admission
  10. 9. ["Use coupon below..."]
  11. 10. Scientific Crime Detectives
  12. 11. ["Nothing else is Silly Putty!"]
    Silly Putty
  13. 12. The Elongated Man's Other-World Wife!
    The Elongated Man
  14. 13. How's Trix? Worth Rounding Up...
    Trix
  15. 14. ["The average blink of an eye lasts one fifth of a second..."]
    Scienti-Fact
  16. 15. ["I like chocolate fudge best!"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  17. 16. 132 Pc. Roman Soldiers Set
    Roman War Soldiers
  18. 17. 204 Pc. Revolutionary War Soldiers Set
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  19. 18. 100 Pc. Toy Soldier Set
    100 Toy Soldiers
  20. 19. ["Brother, can you spare a dime..."]
    American Body Building Club
  21. 20. ["Boys, girls, men, women..."]
    Wallace Brown Greeting Cards
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