Batman #43

Published
December 1953
Page count
28
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
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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Batman) Cover, 1 page

"The Bat-Signal! I'm wanted at headquarters!"

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #79 (October-November 1953)
The Bride of Batman
Show/hide 1. Australian House and Garden [Modular House] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Introducing the New Sensational Build-It-Yourself Modular House… Australian House and Garden"

Details

Printed
1954
More...
Australian House and Garden [Modular House]
Show/hide 2. Bride of Batman! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane]
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Pat Gordon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #79 (October-November 1953)
Bride of Batman!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #43 ([December 1953?])
Bride of Batman
 
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #5 (December 1964)
Bride of Batman!
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #8 ([November 1965?])
Bride of Batman

Synopsis

When the Shah of a foreign nation wants Vicki as his wife, she gets out of it [or so she thinks] by announcing that she is secretly engaged to Batman!

Show/hide 3. Sir Batman and the Black Knight (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor)
Jack Schiff (original managing editor)
Mort Weisinger (original story editor)
George Kashdan (original story editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #62 (January-February 1953)
Sir Batman and the Black Knight
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Hello. Oh, h'ya Sue. Dinner tonight at your house?"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor)
Jack Schiff (actual original editor)

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First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #23 (December 1952-January 1953)
No title recorded
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I'd like the job as soda clerk, sir…"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #178 (March 1953)
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I've dated a new doll this afternoon. I hope I can impress her!"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor)
Mort Weisinger (actual original editor)

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First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #81 (March-April 1953)
Untitled
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I hear there's lots of moose around here!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #76 (April-May 1953)
Untitled

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AusReprints ID

  • 95562

Entry created

  • 14/03/2018

Cover added

  • 31/03/2018

Last updated

  • 17/02/2019