Batman #203
(July-August 1968)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
84
Indicia frequency
monthly, with the exception of April & Oct.
On-sale date
1968-05-09
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell
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) #G49 and as G-49 on indicia page.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Secrets of the Batcave! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

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

Indexer Notes

Probable layout by Carmine Infantino

Secret of the Batcave (Table of Contents: 1)

Giant Batman / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The 1,000 Secrets of the Batcave! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credit per Mooney in article in Alter Ego #133 (June 2015); we previously credited Mooney. Letters credit from Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

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

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
Since we bought Billy that new Transogram Ka-bala game...
Genre
humor

The Birth of Batplane II! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn; pencils credit verified by Sprang; inks credit verified by Paris; letters credit from O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Secrets of the Batcave - 1968 (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Springer (signed)
Inks
Frank Springer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

two page spread of Batcave followed by two pages of Bat-gadget illos

The Secret of Batmans Utility Belt! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The 100 Batarangs of Batman (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks credit verified by Paris.

Secret of the Batmobile (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn and ink credit verified by Charles Paris.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Flying Bat-Cave! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Secrets of the Batcave!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Secret of the Batcave
    Giant Batman
  3. 2. The 1,000 Secrets of the Batcave!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["Since we bought Billy that new Transogram Ka-bala game..."]
    Billy
  5. 4. The Birth of Batplane II!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  6. 5. Secrets of the Batcave - 1968
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  7. 6. The Secret of Batmans Utility Belt!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batmail
  9. 8. The 100 Batarangs of Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  10. 9. Secret of the Batmobile
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  12. 11. The Flying Bat-Cave!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
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