Batman #59

DC Comics

United States

Published
June-July 1950
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/8329

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Batman in the Future! (Batman; Robin) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Robin
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #6 ([November 1950?])
No title recorded

Notes

Penciler cedits verified by Schwartz, inker credit verified by Paris and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Show/hide 1. The Man Who Replaced Batman! (Batman and Robin) Unknown, 11.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton] (villain, introduction, origin)

Credits

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only)
Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

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

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Captain Tootsie) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Tootsie
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Tootsie

Credits

Art
Bill Schreiber
Show/hide 3. The Forbidden Cellar! (Batman and Robin) Unknown, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Professor Vincent (villain, introduction)

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #22 ([March 1952])
The Forbidden Cellar!
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #22 ([March 1952])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])
The Forbidden Cellar
Original
Batman 59, June-July 1950

Notes

Art credits verified by Mooney (including revised inker credit from Ray Burnley to Mooney) by Craig Delich. Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humor
Characters
Casey the Cop

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 5. Look It Up! Unknown, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Art
Raymond Perry
Colours
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Colorist credit by Craig Delich.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Shorty) Unknown, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humor
Characters
Shorty

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 7. Batman In the Future! (Batman and Robin) Unknown, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Joker (villain); Zarro (villain, introduction); Erkham (villain, introduction); Chief Rokej (villain, the Joker's descendant, introduction)

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #6 ([November 1950?])
Batman in the Future!

Notes

Time-travel story. Penciler credits verified by Schwartz, inker credit verified by Paris and letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35892

Entry created

  • 09/02/2008

Cover added

  • 28/04/2016

Index completed

  • 28/04/2016

Last updated

  • 28/04/2016