Batman #55

DC Comics

United States

Published
October-November 1949
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/7876

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Case of the 48 Jokers (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Joker

Credits

Pencils
Dick Sprang (verified by Sprang)
Inks
Charles Paris (verified by Paris)
Letters
Ira Schnapp (credit by O'Hearn/Desris)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Show/hide 1. The Case of the 48 Jokers! (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Villain: The Joker, the Joker Syndicate (Intro)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang (verified by Sprang)
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Joe Letterese?
Show/hide 2. Bruce Wayne, Rookie Policeman! (Batman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
V: The Longshoreman Kid (I)

Credits

Pencils
Bob Kane
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira Schnapp (credit by O'Hearn/Desris)
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Fluffy) Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 4. Stay in School -- Give Yourself a Chance (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Teen psa

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner (verified by Oksner)
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 5. It's Your Future Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Art
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 7. The Bandit of the Bells! (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Super-hero
Characters
V: The Gong (I; Ed Peale)

Credits

Pencils
Bob Kane
Charles Paris
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Holiday Bumper Comic! (KGM, 1956? series) ([1956??])
The Bandit of the Bells
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #198 (February 1968)
The Bandit of the Bells!
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #198 (February 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G43)
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #15 ([March 1968?])
The Bandit of the Bells
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #15 ([March 1968?])
From GCD
in Batman (DC, 1940 series) #198 (February 1968)
 
from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #55

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37365

Entry created

  • 18/09/2008

Cover added

  • 02/04/2010

Index completed

  • 02/04/2010