Batman #192
(June 1967)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan. and April; (semi-monthly, Dec.)
On-sale Date
1967-04-18
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Crystal Ball That Betrayed Batman! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Swami [Johnny Witts]
Reprints
Keywords
crystal balls; Go-Go Checks; seances

Indexer Notes

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

The Crystal Ball That Betrayed Batman! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Silent Stan]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Chen Ku (merchant); Lisan Ku (Chen's daughter); The Swami [Johnny Witts] (villain); The Swami's gang [aka The Fearsome Foursome] [Silent Stan; rest un-named] (villains)
Synopsis
The Caped Crusaders accidentally come across a crime committed by the Fearsome Foursome and succeed in capturing a member of that gang. Batman then disguises himself as that crook in order to infiltrate the gang and nab the leader...or so he thinks.
Reprints

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.

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

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

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

Job Number
6539
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I see you're using paint on your model.
Genre
children; non-fiction
Synopsis
Using a small ball bearing in paint bottles to help mix up the paint.

Indexer Notes

Thanks to William Dupont, Plaquemine, LA.

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

Letters to the Batcave / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Frank Thorne, M. J. Darcourt and Robert Jennings.

Dick Grayson's Secret Guardian! (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman Starring Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Frank Reynolds (student at Gotham High); unnamed mugging victim; Toughy Loomis (villain, school student); Loomis' gang (villains); unnamed mugger (villain)
Synopsis
Dick Grayson meets the two new kids being bussed into his school, and invites them to be a part of Gotham High's basketball team. Toughy Loomis, one of those kids, wants to beat up Dick because he's a rich kid.
Reprints
Keywords
Gotham City; Gotham High School

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.

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

Letters to the Batcave / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
Letters to the Batcave -- Extra

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Mark Shepard, Burton Wolder, Ricky Thomas and Harry Land.

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

Direct Currents / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Mystery of the Million-Dollar Briefcase! (Table of Contents: 7)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Crystal Ball That Betrayed Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. The Crystal Ball That Betrayed Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. ["I see you're using paint on your model."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batcave
  5. 4. Dick Grayson's Secret Guardian!
    Batman Starring Robin the Boy Wonder
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batcave
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  8. 7. Mystery of the Million-Dollar Briefcase!
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