Detective Comics #205

DC Comics

United States

Published
March 1954
Page count
44
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/11183

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Origin of the Bat-Cave (Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin

Credits

Art
Winslow Mortimer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Show/hide 1. The Origin of the Batcave (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Professor Carter Nichols

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane)
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #57 ([February 1955?])
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #57 ([February 1955?])
The Origin of the Bat-Cave!
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #57 ([February 1955])
The Origin of the Bat-Cave
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #57 ([February 1955])
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #57 ([February 1955])
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #1 ([June 1962?])
The Origin of the Bat-Cave
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #1 ([June 1962?])
 
United States
Batman from the Thirties to the Seventies (Crown, 1971) #73-168329 (October 1971)
The Origin of the Bat-Cave!
 
United States
Batman from the Thirties to the Seventies (Crown, 1971) #73-168329 (October 1971)
 
United States
Giant Batman Annual #1 Replica Edition (DC, 1999 series) ([August] 1999)
 
United States
DC Comics Classics Library: The Batman Annuals (DC, 2009 series) #1 (April 2009)
The Origin of the Bat-Cave!
From GCD
in Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #1
in Giant Batman Annual #1 Replica Edition (DC, 1999 series) #nn
in Batman from the Thirties to the Seventies (Crown Publishers, Inc., 1971 series) #73-168329
 
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #205

Synopsis

When the Caped Crusaders discover an ancient piece of pottery in the Bat-Cave, they have Professor Nichols send them back in time to see if they can discover the origin of this artifact.

Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-11-07.

Show/hide 2. Start the Day Off Right (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 3. The Puzzle of the Blind Artist! (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective
Characters
Roy Raymond

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Ruben Moreira
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 5. Mission to Mystery! (Captain Compass) Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Compass
Genre
Detective
Characters
Captain Compass

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Joe Certa
Show/hide 6. Robot Detective Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Author
Jack Miller (as Jack Mason)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. The Riddle of the Doomed Magicians! (Mysto Magician Detective) Comic story, 7.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mysto Magician Detective
Genre
Occult
Characters
Mysto

Credits

Script
George Kashdan
Art
Leonard Starr

Reprint history

From GCD
In Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #421 (March 1972).

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36013

Entry created

  • 26/02/2008

Cover added

  • 05/02/2010

Index completed

  • 05/02/2010