Batman Album #33

Published
August 1976
Page count
100
Cover price
0.05 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Slaughter in Silver (Batman) Cover, 1 page

"A bone-chiller…"

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1891

Credits

Art
Jim Aparo, line art
Colours
Tatjana Wood, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor
 
Bob Rozakis, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #446 (April 1975)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Slaughter In Silver (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1891

Credits

Writing
Len Wein, scripter
Art
Jim Aparo, line art
Text
Jim Aparo, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor
 
Bob Rozakis, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #446 (April 1975)
Slaughter in Silver
Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #33 ([August 1976?])
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #9 (January-February 1981)
Slaughter in Silver

Notes

This is part three of the “Bat-Murderer” story.

Show/hide 2. The Case Without a Crime (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-1141

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz, scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Win Mortimer, line art [signed as Mortimer]
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
Management
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor-in-Chief

Reprint history

This version
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #112 (June 1946)
First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #260 (January-February 1975)
Also printed
United States
Batman Archives (DC, 1990 series) #Volume Five ([March] 2001)

Synopsis

$99 missing from a shop owner's cash register leads Batman and Robin on the trail of the would-be thief.

Notes

Mortimer signed his name to shop sign on panel 3 of page 6. A credit has been added to the first page of this version, which also includes an introductory panel with Robin.

Show/hide 3. The Secret War of the Phantom General (Batman Presents the Villain of the Issue: The Phantom General Co-Starring--Robin the Boy Wonder and The Elongated Man) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman Presents the Villain of the Issue: The Phantom General Co-Starring--Robin the Boy Wonder and The Elongated Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #343 (September 1965)
This version
United States
Batman Family (DC, 1975 series) #4 (March-April 1976)
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #79 ([March 1966?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents The Elongated Man (DC, 2006 series) #Vol. One ([July] 2006)
 
United States
Showcase Presents Batman (DC, 2006 series) #2 (2007)

Notes

"A complete full-length novel"

Show/hide 4. Untitled Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Art
Sergio Aragonés, line art
Show/hide 5. Crimes of the Kite-Man (Batman Presents the Villain of the Issue--the Kite-Man) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman Presents the Villain of the Issue--the Kite-Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Dick Sprang, 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) #133 (August 1960)
This version
United States
Batman Family (DC, 1975 series) #3 (January-February 1976)
Show/hide 6. Crown for a New Batman Part 1: Avenge Thy Father Part 2: The Riddle of Smoke Island Part 3: Tomb of Ice (Superman & Batman and Their Sons Co-Starring Robin) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman & Batman and Their Sons Co-Starring Robin
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-2306

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
Paul Levitz, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #228 (March-April 1975)
Also printed
United States
Superman/Batman: Saga of the Super Sons (DC, 2007 series) #[nn] ([November] 2007)

Synopsis

When Batman appears to die, Robin and Batman, Jr. vie to replace him. A requirement of Bruce Wayne's will is that Bruce Wayne, Jr. has to accompany an old business partner of his father's to the arctic. There, he uncovers the duplicity of his father's business partner and that his father is still alive.

Show/hide 7. The Year 3000 (Batman presents The Batman of the Future) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman presents The Batman of the Future
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-1373

Credits

Writing
Joe Greene, scripter [as Joseph Greene]
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Jerry Robinson, inker
Text
Pat Gordon , letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #26 (December 1944-January 1945)
This version
United States
Batman Family (DC, 1975 series) #3 (January-February 1976)
Show/hide 8. The Alfred Story (The Alfred Story) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Alfred Story
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-1358

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Assistant Editor [as E Nelson Bridwell]

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Batman Family (DC, 1975 series) #1 (September-October 1975)

Notes

A biography of Alfred. Article includes panels adapted from previous Alfred stories in Batman comics.

Show/hide 9. Batman Meets Fatman (Batman presents A Surprise Feature) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman presents A Surprise Feature
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-1349

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #113 (February 1958)
This version
United States
Batman Family (DC, 1975 series) #4 (March-April 1976)
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([September 1958?])

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Craig Guerin
  • Neil Pollock
  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 31

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 21/11/2003

Index completed

  • 26/10/2005

Last updated

  • 02/09/2019