Batman #65

DC Comics

United States

Published
June-July 1951
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/8992

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Jack Schiff (actual editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Empress of the Underworld (Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Catwoman [Selina Kyle]

Credits

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Lew Sayre Schwartz (Catwoman)
Inks
Win Mortimer
Charles Paris (Catwoman)
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #17 ([October 1951?])
The Empress of the Underworld

Notes

Catwoman figure by Schwartz and Paris from the 3rd story this issue. Mortimer art credits confirmed by Mortimer. Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Show/hide 1. A Partner for Batman! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Wingman [Jason Todd] (introduction); The Dexter Gang (villains, introduction for all)

Credits

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

Synopsis

Batman recruits a character called Wingman to be the European version of Batman.

Notes

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

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. Bruce Wayne--Crime Reporter! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Artisans (villains, introduction for all)

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #23 ([May 1952])
Bruce Wayne - Crime Reporter!
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #48 ([February 1969?])
Bruce Wayne--Crime Reporter

Notes

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

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Captain Tootsie) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Tootsie
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Bill Schreiber
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Quick Quiz) Comic story, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Quick Quiz

Credits

Script
H. T. Elmo
Art
H. T. Elmo
Show/hide 6. Four-Footed Detectives Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Barbara Fairbanks
Art
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 9. Catwoman--Empress of the Underworld (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Catwoman [Selina Kyle] (villain); "Whale" Morton (villain, introduction)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures)
Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Joe Rosen

Notes

Pencil credits verified by Schwartz, and inker credit confirmed by Paris.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 11. Know Your Country (Superboy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Non-fiction; superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34855

Entry created

  • 03/11/2007

Index completed

  • 06/09/2014

Last updated

  • 06/09/2014