(December 1964)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1964-10-29
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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from house ad in Hawkman #5 and copyright registration.


The Man Who Stole from Batman! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Jack Schiff

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis
Article relates how sub-standard conditions affect children in the world and quotes the "UN Declaration of the Rights of a Child."

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover. Credits from a list by Lionel English. Synopsis and notes from Donald Dale Milne.

The Man Who Stole from Batman! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 14.34 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mr. Truxton; Mrs. Truxton; The Grasshopper (villain); The Outsider [Alfred Pennyworth] (villain, voice at the end of the story)
Synopsis
A new and unusual villain makes him presence known by stealing from the Batman: his Batmobile, Bat-a-Rang, and Bat-Boat, yet Batman can not figure out WHY he would do such a thing.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-a-Rang; Bat-Boat; Bat-Cave; Batmobile

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 5.67 and 8.67 pages.

In the closing panels, we hear from the Outsider for the 1st time via telephone, but we don't see him.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

At the bottom of page 6 of the previous story sequence.

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

L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

On the page between page 6 and page 7 of the previous story sequence.

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

The Brave and the Bold; Metamorpho / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Frank E. Bartlett, Richard M. Reich, Marion Scott and Joe Adams.

Glass-Clues (Table of Contents: 8)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Forensic evidence on broken glass.

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

Monogram / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Special Silver Anniversary Issue! (Table of Contents: 10)

80 Page Giant; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Battle of the Elongated Weapons! (Table of Contents: 11)

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
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]
Reprints

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

Justice League of America; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue...

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

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
STOP! You're under arrest!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop
Synopsis
Casey is chasing Dan the Dip and he disappears when he turns a corner.
Reprints

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

Electric Engine / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Hasbro's G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Stole from Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Children of Tomorrow!
  3. 2. The Man Who Stole from Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Metamorpho
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot-Line
  9. 8. Glass-Clues
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Monogram
  11. 10. Special Silver Anniversary Issue!
    80 Page Giant; Batman
  12. 11. Battle of the Elongated Weapons!
    The Elongated Man
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America; Batman
  14. 13. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  15. 14. ["STOP! You're under arrest!"]
    Casey the Cop
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Electric Engine
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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