(January 1967)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1966-11-29
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 copyright registration.


The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints
Keywords
Go-Go Checks

Indexer Notes

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

The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (introduction, origin); VILLAIN: Killer Moth
Synopsis
While Barbara is on her way to a costume party dressed as Batgirl, she runs across Killer Moth attacking Bruce Wayne and joins the battle.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Story in two parts of 7.5 pages each.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
6472
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the first time you're painting a model, isn't it?
Synopsis
Heating paint to have it give a smoother finish.

Indexer Notes

Thanks to Tony Boyless from Fayetteville, N.C.

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

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

Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Elongated Man / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
FEATURE: Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; GUEST STARS: Sue Dibny; VILLAINS: Beejay and the Sleepytime Taxi Crew
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Script previously credited to John Broome.

Champs Against Odds! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Paul Seydor, Frank Klein, Mark Evanier and Rick Wood.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. ["This is the first time you're painting a model, isn't it?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi!
    The Elongated Man
  6. 5. Champs Against Odds!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot Line
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