Batman No. 9

Batman issue No. 9 was published by DC Comics in February through March of 1942 and sold for 10 cents. The black cover has art credited to Jack Burnley, and shows Batman and Robin standing in a yellow spotlight.
The stories in this issue include: "The Four Fates," "The White Whale," "The Case of the Lucky-Law Breakers," and "Christmas."
Batman made his comic debut in Detective Comics No. 27 in 1939 before receiving his own self-titled line of comic books in 1942.
Currently not on view
Object Name
comic book
date made
D. C. Comics, Inc.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 7 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Comic Books
Popular Entertainment
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Comic Books
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Olivia V. Crisson and Phillip M.S. Crisson in honor of Peter Bozzer

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