(February 1950)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1949-12-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Batmobile of 1950 (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Dick Sprang.

National Comics Takes "Top Place As the Choice of Parents and Children." (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Batmobile of 1950! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Dick Sprang (signed as Bob Kane)
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; unnamed magician; Smiley Dix (villain); Snake (villain); Zoot (villain); unnamed doctor; unnamed nurse; Detective Cramer; unnamed police officer
Synopsis
After being injured in a wreck involving the Batmobile while chasing some crooks, Batman finds himself laid up, unable to fight crime...or so is thought by crookdom, who are soon introduced to the fearsome capabilities of the new Batmobile!
Reprints
Keywords
Batcave; Batmobile of the 1950's (introduction); belt radio; Gotham City; Gotham News

Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Craig Delich; we previously suggested Stan Kaye.

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Star Spangled Comics; Action Comics; Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Beauty Who Talked with Beasts! (Table of Contents: 6)

Impossible-- But True / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Barry (signed)
Inks
Dan Barry (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond

Bear Trapped! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Ray-o-Vac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Ton o' Fun / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert
Pencils
Harry Lampert
Inks
Harry Lampert
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whaddaya think of our new advertising campaign?
Genre
humor
Reprints

To Arms! (Table of Contents: 9)

Robotman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Elias ?
Inks
Lee Elias ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; humor
Characters
Robotman [Robert Crane; aka Paul Dennis]

Here's Good News for Batman and Robin Fans! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Batman; World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Batman and Robin Stand Up for Sportsmanship! (Table of Contents: 11)

Batman and Robin / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't forget, Doris, I'm picking you and your folks up...
Genre
humor
Characters
Varsity Vic
Reprints

TV Quiz (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The First! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen ?
Pencils
Stookie Allen ?
Inks
Stookie Allen ?
Colors
?
Letters
Stookie Allen ?

Genre
non-fiction; biography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Great Gold Robbery! (Table of Contents: 16)

Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Don C. Cameron ?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Pow-Wow Smith

Indexer Notes

Script credit suggested by the Who's Who.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Rubber-for-Molds, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Batmobile of 1950
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. National Comics Takes "Top Place As the Choice of Parents and Children."
  3. 2. The Batmobile of 1950!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  5. 4. ["You don't have to wait 2 months..."]
    Star Spangled Comics; Action Comics; Adventure Comics
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. The Beauty Who Talked with Beasts!
    Impossible-- But True
  8. 7. Bear Trapped!
    Ray-o-Vac
  9. 8. ["Whaddaya think of our new advertising campaign?"]
    Ton o' Fun
  10. 9. To Arms!
    Robotman
  11. 10. Here's Good News for Batman and Robin Fans!
    Batman; World's Finest Comics
  12. 11. Batman and Robin Stand Up for Sportsmanship!
    Batman and Robin
  13. 12. ["Don't forget, Doris, I'm picking you and your folks up..."]
    Varsity Vic
  14. 13. TV Quiz
  15. 14. The First!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Nestlé's Crunch
  17. 16. The Great Gold Robbery!
    Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Rubber-for-Molds, Inc.
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy B-B Guns
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