The Golden Age Joker


A former chemist turned criminal, the Clown Prince of Crime was formed when a dunk in a chemical vat deformed both his features and his mind!
 

Issue Comment Reprinted in
Batman #1 1st Appearance, vs. the Batman (2 stories, 1st appearance and "Return of the Joker") 1st appearance - The Dark Knight Archives #1, The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1989), The Great Comics Book Heroes (Feiffer), Batman from the 30's to the 70's, Famous First Editions F-5, The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (2008), The Batman Chronicles #1, Millennium Editions: Batman #1, "Return" - The Dark Knight Archives #1, Famous First Editions F-5, The Batman Chronicles #1, Millennium Editions: Batman #1
Batman #2 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #1, The Batman Chronicles #2
Detective #45 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #1, The Batman Chronicles #2
Batman #4 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #1, Limited Collector's Edition #C-25, The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1989), The Batman Chronicles #3
Batman #5 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #2, The Batman Chronicles #3
Batman #7 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #2, The Batman Chronicles #4
Batman #8 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #2, The Batman Chronicles #5
Detective #60 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #2, The Batman Chronicles #5
Batman #9 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #3, The Batman Chronicles #5
Detective #62 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #2, The Batman Chronicles #6
Detective #64 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #2, The Batman Chronicles #6
Batman #11 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #3, The Batman Chronicles #6
Batman #12 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #3, The Batman Chronicles #7
Batman #13 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #4, The Batman Chronicles #7
Detective #69 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #2, The Batman Chronicles #6
Detective #71 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #3, The Batman Chronicles #8
Batman #16 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #4
Detective #76 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #3
Batman #19 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #5
Batman #20 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #5
Detective #85 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #4
Batman #23 vs. the Batman The Dark Knight Archives #6
Detective #91 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #4
Batman #25 with the Penguin, vs. the Batman The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told, The Dark Knight Archives #6
Batman #28 vs. the Batman
Detective #102 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #4
World's Finest #19 vs. The Batman Batman in World's Finest Archives #2
Batman #32 vs. the Batman
Detective #109 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #5
Detective #114 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #5
Batman #37 vs. the Batman
Detective #118 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #5
Batman #40 vs. the Batman
Detective #124 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #6
Detective #128 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #6
Batman #44 vs. the Batman
Batman #46 vs. the Batman
Detective #137 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #7
Detective #138 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #7
Batman #52 vs. the Batman
Batman #53 vs. the Batman
Detective #149 vs. the Batman The Batman Archives #7
Batman #55 vs. the Batman
Batman #57 vs. the Batman
Batman #59 vs. the Batman
World's Finest #48
Detective #168 Origin, as the Red Hood, vs. the Batman Limited Collector's Edition #C-39, The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1989)
Batman #63 vs. the Batman The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1989)
Batman #66 vs. the Batman The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (2008)
Batman #67 vs. the Batman Batman from the 30's to the 70's
Detective #180 vs. the Batman
World's Finest #59
Batman #73 vs. the Batman Batman #176, The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1989), The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (2008)
World's Finest #61 vs. Batman  The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1989)
Batman #74 vs. the Batman The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1989)
Detective #193 Origin, as the Red Hood, vs. the Batman
Batman #80 vs. the Batman
Batman #85 vs. the Batman Batman #182, Batman vs. the Joker
Batman #86 vs. the Batman Batman vs. the Joker
Batman #87 vs. the Batman
Batman #97 vs. the Batman
Justice League of America #136 w/ minions of King Kull, vs. JLA, JSA, Earth-S Heroes Crisis on Multiple Earths Vol. 4
Brave and the Bold #200 cameo appearance
Wonder Woman #281-283 vs. the Huntress and Earth-2 Robin Huntress: Dark Knight Daughter
JSA Annual #1 vs. The Huntress and Power Girl of Earth-0, old and decrepit, he dies in this issue  

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