Batman #42

Published
November 1953
Page count
32?
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Crime Predictor! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #77 (June-July 1953)
The Crime Predictor
Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (KGM, 1952 series) #42 ([February 1954?])
The Crime Predictor!
Show/hide 1. The Crime Predictor! (Batman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Mr. Blank; Dr. Edward Arvin

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton] (credit by O'Hearn)
Art
Bob Kane, penciller (Batman & Robin figures only)
 
Lew Schwartz, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #77 (June-July 1953)
The Crime Predictor
Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (KGM, 1952 series) #42 ([February 1954?])
The Crime Predictor
 
United States
Batman from the Thirties to the Seventies (Crown, 1971) #73-168329 (October 1971)
The Crime Predictor
Show/hide 2. The Double Crimes of Two-Face (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Two-Face; Penguin (picture in newspaper); Joker (picture in newspaper); James Gordon

Credits

Writing
Don Cameron, scripter
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #187 (September 1952)
The Double Crimes of Two-Face!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (KGM, 1952 series) #42 ([February 1954?])
The Double Crimes of Two-Face

Synopsis

The Two-Face on the cover and in this story is not Harvey Dent - it is George Blake masquerading as Two-Face.

Show/hide 3. Play 3 Activity, 1 page

Credits

Writing
Martin Naydel, scripter [signed]
Art
Martin Naydel, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer

Notes

All issues seem to be printed with incorrect colouring on the cover.

Status

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AusReprints ID

  • 69834

Entry created

  • 02/01/2012

Cover added

  • 31/03/2018

Last updated

  • 04/09/2022