Giant Batman Album #9

Published
May 1966
Page count
84
Cover price
0.20 AUD; 2/- [0-2-0 NZP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Batman) Cover, 1 page

"The Strange Worlds of Batman and Robin. Bizarre Adventures in Time and Space! Special A Superman-Batman Thriller! And Another complete newspaper syndicated story never before published in any magazine! Featuring "The Captive Planet!" "The Earthmen, Batman and Robin, are now also under the control of the aliens who have taken over my planet!" Featuring "The Winged Bat-People!" "Seize them!" "Robin! Those strange flying creatures are attacking--and the queen thinks we're members of their tribe!" Featuring The Caveman Batman! The amazing adventure of "The Interplanetary Batman!" "Let us out! We're innocent, I tell you!""

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art
 
Win Mortimer, line art
Text
, letterer
 
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #12 (July 1965)
Based on
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #93 (August 1955)
 
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #256 (June 1958)
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #116 (June 1958)
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #128 (December 1959)
Show/hide 1. The Captive Planet (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 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

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #256 (June 1958)
 
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #256 (June 1958)
The Captive Planet
This version
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #12 (July 1965)
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #103 ([January 1959?])
Show/hide 2. The Caveman Batman (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. King Batman The First (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
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #125 (August 1959)
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #125 (August 1959)
King Batman the First
This version
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #12 (July 1965)
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #113 ([November 1959?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #38 ([August 1966?])
Show/hide 4. [There Was a Crooked Man] (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Jack Burnley, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker

Reprint history

Original

Notes

Complete Sunday Newspaper Syndicated Story

Show/hide 5. The Three Super Sleepers (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor
Management
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor-in-Chief
 
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #91 (November-December 1957)
This version
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #12 (July 1965)
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #92 ([February 1958?])
 
United States
World's Finest Comics Archives (DC, 1999 series) #Vol. 2 (December 2007)
Show/hide 6. Batman's Roman Holiday (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #112 (December 1957)
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #93 ([March 1958?])
Show/hide 7. The Interplanetary 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
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #128 (December 1959)
This version
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #12 (July 1965)
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #21 ([April 1961])
Show/hide 8. The Seven Wonders of the Underworld (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #89 (February 1955)
Show/hide 9. The Winged Bat-People (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
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #116 (June 1958)
This version
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #12 (July 1965)
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #99 ([August 1958?])

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos
  • Anthony

AusReprints ID

  • 2950

Entry created

  • 20/04/2006

Cover added

  • 05/04/2017

Index completed

  • 31/12/2007

Last updated

  • 05/04/2017