Batman #105

Published
February 1959
Page count
28
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The First Batman! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

""Yes, Robin--The man wearing that old-fashioned Batman costume was my father!" Featuring "The First Batman!""

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art

Reprint history

Printed in
Detective Comics 235, September 1956
Show/hide 1. Professor Eureka (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 1 page

"Just keep your eye glued to the telescope for any new movements in the sky!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Notes

Begins: "Just keep your eye glued to the telescope for any new movements in the sky!"

Show/hide 2. The First Batman (Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #235 (September 1956)
The First Batman
Also printed
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #4 ([December 1963?])
 
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #4 (Winter 1963)
The First Batman
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #4 ([December 1963?])
The First Batman
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #37 ([May 1966?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #37 ([May 1966?])
The First Batman
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #255 (March-April 1974)
The First Batman
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #32 ([April 1976?])
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #32 ([April 1976?])
The First Batman
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #2 (November-December 1979)
The First Batman
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1988 series) ([November] 1988)
The First Batman
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (Warner Books, 1989 series) ([June] 1989)
The First Batman
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1989 series) ([June] 1989)
The First Batman
 
United States
Batman: The Black Casebook (DC, 2009 series) ([June] 2009)
The First Batman
 
United States
DC Comics Classics Library: The Batman Annuals (DC, 2009 series) #2 ([August] 2010)
The First Batman
Original
Detective Comics 235, September 1956
Show/hide 3. The Menace of the Mechanical Octopus (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Jack Kirby, penciller
 
Rosalind Kirby, inker [as Roz Kirby]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #37 ([May 1966?])
Original
World's Finest Comics 97, October 1958
Show/hide 4. Rip Van Batman (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #5 ([June 1964?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #37 ([May 1966?])
Original
Batman 119, October 1958
Show/hide 5. Honey in Hollywood (Honey in Hollywood) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Ready for your screen-test, miss?"

Featuring

Feature
Honey in Hollywood
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #25 (December 1957)
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #37 ([May 1966?])
 
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #69 ([November 1968?])

Notes

Begins: "Ready for your screen-test, miss?"


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1394

Entry created

  • 27/04/2004

Cover added

  • 27/04/2004

Index completed

  • 27/04/2004

Last updated

  • 15/01/2014