Batman #126

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1959
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/15187

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff
George Kashdan

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Menace of the Firefly! (Batman; Robin) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; The Firefly [Ted Carson]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #114 ([December 1959])
The Menace of the Firefly!

Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Show/hide 1. The Mystery of the 49th Star (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mr. Chalmers (Alaskan tycoon); Atkins (villain, security guard); Matt Brady (villain, thief); Will (villains, thief); Bart (villain, thief)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Stan Starkman

Synopsis

Batman is called to Alaska to recover 49 diamonds stolen from a rich tycoon.

Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn. Inker credit verified by Paris.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humor
Characters
Casey the Cop

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy -- Depending on You! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff ?
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 4. The Batman Lighthouse (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 7.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dan Grady (watchman); Carlo Luria (political refugee); un-named lighthouse keeper; Hack Jorgens (villain); un-named foreign agents (villains)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Stan Starkman

Synopsis

While on patrol, the Caped Crusaders spot a signal given them by the lighthouse keeper, and the duo swing in to stop some foreign agents and a gang boss.

Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn and inker credit verified by Paris.

Show/hide 5. The Menace of the Firefly (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; The Firefly [Ted Carson]; Firefly's gang (villains)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Stan Starkman

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #114 ([December 1959])
The Menace of the Firefly!
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #114 ([December 1959?])
The Menace of the Firefly
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #114 ([December 1959?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #38 ([August 1966?])
The Menace of the Firefly
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #38 ([August 1966?])
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #208 (February 1969)
The Menace of the Firefly
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #208 (February 1969)
 (80 Page Giant G55)
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #18 ([May 1969?])
The Menace of the Firefly
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #18 ([May 1969?])
From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #126
Original
Batman 126, September 1959

Synopsis

While Bruce, Dick and Kathy attend a party, a mysterious criminal appears and robs everyone. When the Caped Crusader appears on the scene, Kathy suspects the host, Ted Carson, of being Batman....but she is due for a surprise!

Notes

Script credit by Martin O'Hearn and inker credit verified by Paris.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 40492

Entry created

  • 02/10/2015

Index completed

  • 02/10/2015

Last updated

  • 02/10/2015