(August 1965)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1965-06-24
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 ad in Batman #173 and copyright registration. On-sale date of June 26 in ad in Justice League of America #37.

The Midnight Raid of the Robin Gang! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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

Summer at Home Can Be Fun! (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 Midnight Raid of the Robin Gang! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 13.34 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Chip Keller gang; Commissioner Gordon; Tom Willard; Al Craig; Human Bear (wrestler); Golden Inca (wrestler)
Synopsis
Dick tries to talk one of his friends out of dropping out of school and stumbles into a crime spree, masterminded by Al Craig. Craig plans to use drop-outs, dressed as Robin, to commit burglaries all over Gotham at midnight.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Records show that Bob Kane was paid for the pencils, but scholars agree that pencils were actually by Moldoff. Pages 10 and 14 of story are each 0.67 page art, 0.33 ads.

Flight of the P-26 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wen-Mac / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

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

How to Build Prrrrfect Models (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Kat from AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

How's Trix? (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

General Mills; Trix / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

Types of Soil Bacteria (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It has been estimated that every gram of the Earth's soil...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 11 of the previous story sequence.

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

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

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

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

The Bandits and the Baroness! (Table of Contents: 11)

The Elongated Man / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

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

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

G.I. Joe [Hasbro] / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Frank Tower, Guy H. Lillian III, Ben Creisler, and Joel Pollack.

The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Cocoa Puffs; General Mills / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Midnight Raid of the Robin Gang!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Summer at Home Can Be Fun!
  3. 2. The Midnight Raid of the Robin Gang!
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. Flight of the P-26
    Wen-Mac
  5. 4. ["Put your nose to the dot"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  6. 5. How to Build Prrrrfect Models
    The Kat from AMT
  7. 6. ["Be my guest at world's famous amusement park"]
    Palisades Amusement Park Admission
  8. 7. How's Trix?
    General Mills; Trix
  9. 8. Types of Soil Bacteria
    Scienti-Fact
  10. 9. ["What do you have when you cut a Tootsie Pop in half?"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  11. 10. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Cheerios; General Mills; Rocky & Bullwinkle
  12. 11. The Bandits and the Baroness!
    The Elongated Man
  13. 12. ["Join the fun with G.I. Joe!"]
    G.I. Joe [Hasbro]
  14. 13. ["We screened hundreds of Olsen adventures!"]
    Jimmy Olsen
  15. 14. ["Fooey! Fooey! Chewy!"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  16. 15. ["For the very best in comics reading"]
    The Brave and the Bold; Green Lantern
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot-Line
  18. 17. The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up!
    Cocoa Puffs; General Mills
  19. 18. ["10 issues of Detective for only $1.00"]
  20. 19. ["Nationally famous prizes at no cost to you!"]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  21. 20. ["Boys, girls, men, women..."]
    Wallace Brown Greeting Cards
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