Batman #236
(November 1971)

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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of April and October
On-sale date
1971-09-09
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Julius Schwartz
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

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Wail of the Ghost-Bride (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-974
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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Indexer Notes

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

Wail of the Ghost-Bride! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Robbins
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda ?

Job Number
S-925
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Corrine Hellbane; Axel March; Alfred Pennyworth; Agatha Tyler-Tilford
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Indexer Notes

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

D.C. Sweeps A.C.B.A. Awards (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Rain Fire! (Table of Contents: 3)

Robin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Friedrich
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-728
Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Pat Whalon; Terri Bergstrom; Nanci Beeker; Robert Beeker (flashback, cameo); Jonathan
Synopsis
Robin and the commune fight a wildfire and convince the surrounding neighbors to help them before the fire gets out of control.
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Indexer Notes

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

Story continues from Batman #235.

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

True Crime Laffs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Paris, Texas: A burglar told police what he'd done...
Genre
humor
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Indexer Notes

Four individual panels on funny crimes from Paris, Texas; Varina, North Caroline; Elyria, Ohio and New York City, New York.

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

Letters to the Batman / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz [as JS]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-981

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Richard H. Morrissey, Steven Carlberg, Scott Gibson, Edward Felipe, Michael N. Tierstein and Joe Maxsween. Other readers comments that are noted are Greg Coben, Paul Husting, Bob Rozakis, J. W. Hanley and Steve Beery.

While the City Sleeps! (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Dick Sprang
Colors
?
Letters
George Roussos

Job Number
S-951
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Hush-Hush Bodin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit by O'Hearn. Pencil and inks credit verified by Sprang. Lettering credit verified by Roussos.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wail of the Ghost-Bride
    Batman
  2. 1. Wail of the Ghost-Bride!
    Batman
  3. 2. D.C. Sweeps A.C.B.A. Awards
  4. 3. Rain Fire!
    Robin
  5. 4. ["Paris, Texas: A burglar told police what he'd done..."]
    True Crime Laffs
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  7. 6. While the City Sleeps!
    Batman and Robin
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