Batman #98

DC Comics

United States

Published
March 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12677

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Return of Mister Future; The Desert Island Batman; Secret of the Batmobile (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff
Show/hide 1. The Return of Mr. Future (Batman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Prof. Carter Nichols; Jules Verne; Simak (Villain; Intro; possibly named for science-fiction writer Clifford Simak)

Credits

Script
Arnold Drake (pgs 1-7)
Bill Finger (pgs 7-8)
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Pat Gordon

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #98 (March 1956)
The Return of Mr. Future
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #74 ([August 1956?])
The Return of Mr. Future
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #25 ([May 1963?])
The Return of Mr. Future

Synopsis

Time-travel story

Notes

First Arnold Drake story for DC. Script credits by Martin O'Hearn. Pencil Credits verified by Dick Sprang. Ink Credits verified by Charles Paris.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet! (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 4. The Desert Island Batman (Batman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Voss (Villain; Intro); The Millionaire's Club (Intro)

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Pat Gordon

Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn. Ink credit verified by Charles Paris.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. Patrolman with Six Legs Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Joe Mallory
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. Secret of the Batmobile (Batman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Characters
The Racer (Villain; Intro); Vicki Vale

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Pat Gordon

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #76 ([September 1956])
Secret of the Batmobile
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #76 ([September 1956])
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
The Secret of the Batmobile
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G49)
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #17 ([March 1969?])
Secret of the Batmobile
From GCD
in Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 
from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #98

Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn. Ink credit verified by Charles Paris.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36430

Entry created

  • 18/05/2008

Cover added

  • 02/04/2010

Index completed

  • 02/04/2010

Last updated

  • 08/10/2011