Batman #60

Published
May 1955
Page count
28
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
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 Batman of Tomorrow! (Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page

"Look Batman, he's escaping with a fortune aboard!"

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art [as Winslow Mortimer]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #216 (February 1955)
The Batman of Tomorrow
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #60 ([May 1955])
The Batman of Tomorrow!
Show/hide 1. The World's Greatest Adventure Characters in 4 Famous Comics. Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Reprint history

First print
Unknown

Notes

Advertisment for Superman, Superboy, Batman and Superadventure comics (6d) and Adventure Books [annuals] for Superman and Superboy (5/-).

Show/hide 2. The Batman of Tomorrow! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [of the future, Brane Taylor]

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller [as Bob Kane]
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #216 (February 1955)
The Batman of Tomorrow
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #60 ([May 1955])
The Batman of Tomorrow!
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #57 ([February 1967?])
The Batman of Tomorrow
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #13 ([July 1967?])
The Batman of Tomorrow
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #41 ([September 1968?])
The Batman of Tomorrow

Synopsis

When Bruce Wayne injures his arm, to keep Vicki from discovering that Batman has the same problem, the Caped Crusader seeks out the Batman of the Future to step in for him.....almost with disastrous results!

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 2 pages

"This is your first day on the force, Hogan. Let me give you a word of advice!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #217 (March 1955)
Untitled
Show/hide 4. The Joker's Winning Team (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #86 (September 1954)
The Joker's Winning Team!
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"Oh golly -- school again!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Larry Nadle, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Leave it to Binky (DC, 1948 series) #28 (September-October 1952)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #1 (March-April 1958)
"Oh golly -- school again!"
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Professor Pry) Comic story, 1 page

"Professor Pry -- would you please help me with an experiment?"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Pry
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Lloyd Piper, scripter
Art
Lloyd Piper, line art

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
First print
Unknown

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 2140

Entry created

  • 02/01/2005

Cover added

  • 20/06/2017

Index completed

  • 20/06/2017

Last updated

  • 20/06/2017