Detective Comics #226

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1955
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12522

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #80 ([January 1957])
When Batman Was Robin!
Show/hide 1. When Batman Was Robin (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
I: Harvey Harris

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #80 ([January 1957])
When Batman Was Robin!
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #80 ([January 1957])
When Batman Was Robin
 
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #2 ([Winter] 1961)
When Batman Was Robin
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #2 ([December 1962?])
When Batman was Robin
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #2 ([December 1962?])
 
United States
DC Comics Classics Library: The Batman Annuals (DC, 2009 series) #1 (April 2009)
When Batman Was Robin
From GCD
in Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #2 (1961)
 
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #226
 
from Detective Comics #226 (December 1955)
Original
Detective Comics 226, December 1955

Notes

origin of the Robin costume

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

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. Roy Raymond -- Super Athlete! (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Show/hide 4. How a Nation is Born Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer?
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 5. Sleuth on the Sawdust Trail Text article, 2 pages
Show/hide 6. The Case of the Magic Baseball (John Jones Manhunter From Mars) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones Manhunter From Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter (John Jones; J'Onn J'Onzz); Trigger Tom Taylor; Brad Devon; Big Bob Michaels; Lt. Saunders

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
Joe Certa

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Big Four (KG Murray, 195-? series) #2 ([1956??])
From GCD
in Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1965 series) #42
in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #176 (June 1968)
in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #226 (November-December 1974)
in Showcase Presents Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1

Notes

Script attributed by Rich Morrissey to Jack Miller. Current credit is from Showcase presents the Martian Manhunter vol 1.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39563

Cover added

  • 21/05/2010

Index completed

  • 21/05/2010