(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 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]; 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 with Robin the Boy Wonder / 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 / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Well Worth Digging For... (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

How's Trix?; Trix / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

Types of Soil Bacteria (Table of Contents: 8)

Scienti-Fact / cartoon / 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 Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

80-Page Giant; Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / 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 / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

10 Issues of Detective for Only $1.00 (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, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Midnight Raid of the Robin Gang!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Summer at Home Can Be Fun!
  3. 2. The Midnight Raid of the Robin Gang!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. Flight of the P-26
    Wen-Mac
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  6. 5. How to Build Prrrrfect Models
    AMT
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. Well Worth Digging For...
    How's Trix?; Trix
  9. 8. Types of Soil Bacteria
    Scienti-Fact
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  12. 11. The Bandits and the Baroness!
    The Elongated Man
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    80-Page Giant; Jimmy Olsen
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    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
  19. 18. 10 Issues of Detective for Only $1.00
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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