(August-September 1951)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Joker's Comedy of Errors (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Penciler and inker credits verified by Sprang, inker also verified by Paris, and letterer by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

The Joker's Comedy of Errors! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only); Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Joker (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Penciler credits verified by Schwartz, inker credit confirmed by Paris, and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

["That's a nice dog you have, son!"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

The Movie Stars Who Died Twice! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Griffin Balfor (villain, introduction, death)

Indexer Notes

Penciler credit verified by Sprang, inker credit confirmed by Paris, and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

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

Captain Tootsie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Here comes Alfred. He's such a bore..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry

Script Sleuths (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Barbara Fairbanks
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
Raymond Perry ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Colorist credit by Craig Delich.

["The sarge says there's been a lot of speeders lately..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

No Foolin' (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Batman II and Robin, Junior! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only); Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Foxy Fenton (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Most of this story is Robin's dream.

Penciler credits verified by Schwartz and inker credit confirmed by Paris.

["After they are picked, will oranges ripen?"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Quick Quiz / activity / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Pencils:
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Inks:
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
H.T. Elmo

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Sweet Land of Liberty (Table of Contents: 11)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Joker's Comedy of Errors
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Joker's Comedy of Errors!
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. ["That's a nice dog you have, son!"]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. The Movie Stars Who Died Twice!
    Batman and Robin
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Captain Tootsie
  6. 5. ["Here comes Alfred. He's such a bore..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  7. 6. Script Sleuths
  8. 7. ["The sarge says there's been a lot of speeders lately..."]
    Casey the Cop
  9. 8. No Foolin'
  10. 9. Batman II and Robin, Junior!
    Batman and Robin
  11. 10. ["After they are picked, will oranges ripen?"]
    Quick Quiz
  12. 11. Sweet Land of Liberty
    Peter Porkchops
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