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Tags: Bill Jourdain

“The Riddler’s Puzzle Contest!

“The Riddler’s Puzzle Contest!

Team up w/Batman & Robin to Solve the latest Riddler problem on National Puzzle Day! DETECTIVE COMICS Vol.1,  No.142,  December 1948;  Cover Art:  Dick Sprang,  Charles Paris;  Penciler:  Dick Sprang;  Inker:  Charles Paris While many of Batman’s well-known villains were introduced in the early 1940s,  one of the most notorious made his debut in the [...]
The Penguin Stars in a “SHOCKING” Crime Case!

The Penguin Stars in a “SHOCKING” Crime Case!

The odd little man with the peculiar rolling gait... THE PENGUIN! DETECTIVE COMICS Vol.1, No.126, August 1947; Cover Art: Jack Burnley, Charles Paris; Penciler: Jim Mooney; Inker: Ray Burnley How much of a threat could a flightless waterfowl be to the Caped Crusaders?  Much more than you could ever imagine!  The Penguin, as unassuming as [...]
FLASH-Back Friday!

FLASH-Back Friday!

Menace of the Reverse-Flash! THE FLASH #139, September 1963. Cover Artist: Carmine Infantino.  In this historic tale that introduces the infamous foe of The Flash, the Reverse-Flash or Professor Zoom, the Scarlet Speedster Travels to the 25th Century, where a time capsule carrying a costume of The Flash is seized by someone intending to use [...]
Whoopin’ it Up with Batman and Robin!

Whoopin’ it Up with Batman and Robin!

Throwback Thursday Golden Age DC Style.. This great cover by legendary Golden Age Batman artist, Dick Sprang, shows Batman and Robin on bucking broncos, and ties into the story, "The Streamlined Rustlers!" featured in this issue.  In this story, our heroes head west to foil a group of cattle rustlers.  This isn't the first or [...]