Batman No. 22

image for Batman No. 22
Description
Batman issue No. 22 was published by DC Comics in April and May 1944 and sold for 10 cents. The cover art, illustrated by Dick Sprang, depicts an image of Alfred on a stage between the superheroes Batman and Robin. The caption reads “Extra added attraction: ‘The Adventures of Alfred.’’
This issue contains the stories "The Duped Domestics," "Dick Grayson, Telegraph Boy," "Conversational Clue," and "The Cavalier Rides Again.”
Batman made his comic debut in 1939 in Detective Comics No. 27 before receiving his own self-titled line of books in 1942.
Location
Currently not on view
Credit Line
Gift of Olivia V. Crisson and Phillip M.S. Crisson in honor of Peter Bozzer
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Popular Entertainment
1944
ID Number
2013.0086.018
catalog number
2013.0086.018
accession number
2013.0086
D. C. Comics, Inc.
subject
Batman
Comics
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 10 in; 19.05 cm x 25.4 cm
National Museum of American History
Object Name
comic book