Batman No. 27

Description
Batman issue No. 27 was published by DC Comics in February and March 1945 and sold for 10 cents. The yellow cover has art by Jack Burnley that depicts an image of Batman and Robin assisting Santa Claus with his pack of presents. The caption reads, “Season’s Greetings from Batman and Robin.”
This issue contains the stories "The Penguin's Apprentice," "The Pearl of Peril," "Voyage into Villainy," and "A Christmas Peril!"
Batman made his comic debut in 1939 in Detective Comics No. 27 before receiving his own self-titled line of books in 1942.
Object Name
comic book
date made
1945
depicted
Santa Claus
maker
D. C. Comics, Inc.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/4 in x 10 in; 18.415 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
2013.0086.021
catalog number
2013.0086.021
accession number
2013.0086
subject
Christmas
Batman
Comics
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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