“Batman In 1947”


FEBRUARY: Robin’s first solo story took place in STAR-SPANGLED COMICS #65.

APRIL: No longer a blonde, Catwoman appeared on the cover of a Batman comic book for the first time with DETECTIVE COMICS #122. Also, Catwoman’s “Kitty Car” – her version of the Batmobile – made its debut in this issue. In addition, after a few tweeks, Catwoman’s classic purple and green costume made its debut.

JUNE/JULY: For the first time, aliens appeared on the cover of a Batman comic book (BATMAN #41). Batman was shown fighting aliens in this issue’s story titled, “Batman: Interplanetary Policeman!”

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER: One of Batman’s most iconic Batcave trophies – the giant penny – had its story told in WORLD’S FINEST #30.

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A life-long Batman fan, Bill "Jett" Ramey is the founder of BATMAN ON FILM. His passions include Dallas Cowboys football, Elvis Presley, Rock music, cold beer, dive bars, the University of Texas Longhorns, of course, Batman. He resides in the great state of Texas with his lovely wife ("Announcer Rachel"), his youngest son, and his .5 Boston Terrier.