Batman #223

DC Comics

United States

Published
July-August 1970
Page count
68
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/23623

Credits

Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Batman and Robin Face Danger Around the World! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Show/hide 1. City Without Guns! (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Frank Lumardi; Inspector Deggers; Chester Gleek

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane]
Inks
Charles Paris

Notes

Pencils credit verified by Sprang; inks credit verified by Paris.

Show/hide 2. Batman of the Mounties! (Batman) Comic story, 9.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Bob Jason; Remy LeClerq; Pierre LeClerq

Credits

Script
David Vern Reed
Pencils
Bob Kane (signed, Batman & Robin figures only)
Lew Schwartz
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #78 (August-September 1953)
Batman of the Mounties!
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #41 ([October 1953])
Batman of the Mounties!
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #41 ([October 1953?])
Batman of the Mounties
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #22 ([1971?])
Batman of the Mounties

Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn; letters credit from Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Show/hide 3. The Mardi Gras Mystery (Batman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mr. Bagley (villain)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Jack Burnley [as Bob Kane]
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
? (shop, strips #40-42)
Ira Schnapp (strips #43-46)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman Sunday (McClure Syndicate) 1944.08.06 - 1944.09.17 [strips #40-46]

Synopsis

Batman and Robin are invited to New Orleans for the Mardi Gras festival and get involved in the hunt for a hidden treasure aboard an old abandoned paddleboat.

Notes

Pencils credit verified by Burnley; inks credit verified by Paris; Letters credit & synopsis added by Craig Delich.

Show/hide 4. Journey to the Top of the World! (Batman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane]
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Pat Gordon

Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn; pencils credit verified by Sprang; inks credit verified by Paris.

Show/hide 5. Around the World in 8 Days (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #248 (October 1957)
Around the World in 8 Days
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #91 ([December 1957])
Around the World in 8 Days
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #91 ([December 1957?])
Around the World In 8 Days
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #22 ([1971?])
Around the World in 8 Days

Notes

Pencils credit verified by Sprang; inks credit verified by Paris.


Notes

Also designated on cover as Giant (DC, 1969 series) #G73 and as G-73 on indicia page.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 90649

Entry created

  • 23/08/2014

Cover added

  • 23/08/2014

Index completed

  • 23/08/2014

Last updated

  • 20/09/2014