Batman #193
(July-August 1967)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan. and April; (semi-monthly, Dec.)
On-sale date
1967-05-09
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Also designated on cover as 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #G37 and as G-37 on indicia page.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Batman and Robin's Bizarre Action Roles! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Sprang; Win Mortimer; Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris; Win Mortimer; Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

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

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with details from the covers from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #179, Batman (DC, 1940 series) #82 and #111, and the story from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #56.

Ride, Bat-Hombre, Ride! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; James Gordon; President Jose Camaran; Colonel Morenos; VILLAINS: El Papagayo (introduction); Bat-Hombre [Luis Peraldo] (introduction, dies)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn; pencils credit verified by Sprang; inks credit verified by Paris.

The Armored Batman (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Vicki Vale; Blair Graeme; John Marrow; James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn.

Make Your Summer Count! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

His Majesty, King Batman (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; James Gordon; King Eric of Morania (intro); Chancellor Zarits; Count Viras; VILLAIN: Mayne Malan (intro)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn; inks credit verified by Paris.

[Holy Smoke] (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Jack Burnley
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Neil Gage; Charley Bruff; Roger Kale; Mary Bruff
Reprints
  • from Batman Sunday (McClure Syndicate) 1945.01.07 - 1945.02.18

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit verified by Burnley; inks credit verified by Paris.

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

Billy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I never get a chance to play with my Aurora Model Motoring set.
Genre
humor

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

Giant Batman / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Batman and the Vikings! (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger ?; Edmond Hamilton ?
Pencils
Bob Kane
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Professor Carter Nichols; Olaf Erickson (introduction); other unnamed Vikings (introduction); Indians (villains)
Synopsis
When Bruce and Dick visit the Gotham City museum, they note an image of a Viking that looks like Bruce Wayne who is labeled a coward, so they have Professor Nichols send them back in time so that they can discover the truth.
Reprints
Keywords
time travel

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit from Craig Delich; inks credit verified by Paris.

Mayor Bruce Wayne! (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Deuce Chalmers; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Joe P. Abernathy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit verified by Sprang; inks credit verified by Paris.

The Flying Batman (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The bird-men (intro); Sandago Gravio (intro); VILLAINS: Baron Gravio (intro); Count Gravio (intro); Rico Gravio (intro); the Gravio Clan (intro)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn; inks credit from Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Batman and Robin's Bizarre Action Roles!
    Batman
  2. 1. Ride, Bat-Hombre, Ride!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. The Armored Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. Make Your Summer Count!
  5. 4. His Majesty, King Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  6. 5. [Holy Smoke]
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. ["I never get a chance to play with my Aurora Model Motoring set."]
    Billy
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman
  9. 8. Batman and the Vikings!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  10. 9. Mayor Bruce Wayne!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  11. 10. The Flying Batman
    Batman and Robin
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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