FINGER, BILL
 Source (some data)
  BILL FINGER
 Name and vital stats
  FINGER, WILLIAM [1914-74] (writer)
 Pen names
  RALPH M. FARLEY (?) (q.v.)
 Influences
  Pulps & early action movies
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Writer: Articles: Handicraft magazines
 Animation: Filmation
  Writer: Superman c1968> 68
 Performing Arts
  Writer: Film: The Green Slime 1969> 69
  Writer: Film: U.S. Army Training Film c1968> 68
  Writer: Radio: Mark Trail
  Writer: TV: 77 Sunset Strip, c1963> 63
  Writer: TV: Batman [vs. Clock King] 1966> 66
  Writer: TV: Hawaiian Eye c1962> 62
  Writer: TV: Roaring Twenties c1962> 62
  Writer: TV: Surfside Six c1962> 62
 Additional biography
  Alter Ego #20 Jan., 2003
  Alter Ego vol. 2 #5, Sum., 1999
  Amazing Heroes #105, 1986 possibly a typo
  Amazing World of DC Comics 1974
  World Encyclopedia of Comics 1976
 Honors
  Eisner Award Hall of Fame 1999> 99
 Syndication
  BATMAN AND ROBIN [daily] (wr/) 1943-44/46 for McClure Syndicate> 43 44 46
  BATMAN AND ROBIN [Sunday] (wr/) 1945/46 for McClure Syndicate> 45 46
  FLASH GORDON [daily] (ghost wr/) c1954- following Kanigher for King Features Syndicate> 54 55 56
 Co-creator; Writer
  BATMAN '39; JOKER '40, GREEN LANTERN '40; WILDCAT '41
 KITCHEN SINK PRESS
  BATMAN: THE DAILIES~ (wr/) 1990-91 graphic album reprint> 90 91
  BATMAN: THE SUNDAY CLASSICS '43-46~ (wr/) 1991 graphic album reprint> 91
 SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION
  SMITHONIAN COMIC-BOOK COMICS, THE~ (wr/) 1981 book with reprint of classic Batman> 81
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  FLY GIRL (wr/) 1962> 62
  FLY, THE (wr/) 1962> 62
 CROWN PUBLISHERS
  BATMAN FROM THE 30s TO THE 70s~ (wr/) 1971 graphic album reprints of Batman; and Superman, Batman & Robin> 71
  SUPERMAN FROM THE 30s TO THE 70s~ (wr/) 1971 graphic album reprints of Superman; Superman & Batman; and Superboy> 71
  SUPERMAN FROM THE 30s TO THE 70s~ (wr/) 1971 in graphic album with reprint of Superboy> 71
  SUPERMAN FROM THE 30s TO THE 80s~ (wr/) 1983 graphic album reprints of Superman; and Superboy> 83
 DC COMICS
  ALL-AMERICAN MEN OF WAR~ (wr/) 1955-58/66> 55 56 57 58 66
  BATMAN (wr/) 1989> 89
  BATMAN AND ROBIN (wr/) 1939-68> 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68
  BATMAN AND ROBIN AND ROBIN (wr/) 1953 in 3-D; reprint '91> 53
  BATMAN ARCHIVE~ (wr/) 1990/91 graphic album reprint> 90 91
  BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT ARCHIVE~ (wr/) 1991/92 graphic album reprint> 91 92
  BIG TOWN (wr/) 1951-52> 51 52
  BOY COMMANDOS (wr/) 1947> 47
  BRAT FINKS (wr/) 1965-66> 65 66
  CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN (wr/) 1965-66> 65 66
  CLIP CARSON (wr/) 1939-40> 39 40
  DARWIN JONES (wr/) 1955> 55
  DIAL H FOR HERO (wr/) 1966> 66
  FLASH (wr/) 1940s> 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49
  G.I. COMBAT~ (wr/) 1957-58> 57 58
  GOLDEN GLADIATOR (wr/) 1956> 56
  GREATEST BATMAN STORIES EVER TOLD, THE~ (wr/) 1988 graphic album reprint> 88
  GREATEST JOKER STORIES EVER TOLD, THE~ (wr/) 1988 graphic album reprint> 88
  GREATEST SUPERMAN STORIES EVER TOLD, THE~ (wr/) 1987 graphic album reprint> 87
  GREEN ARROW (wr/) 1942/53-54/57-58/64> 42 53 54 57 58 64
  GREEN LANTERN (wr/) 1940-43> 40 41 42 43
  HOPALONG CASSIDY (wr/) 1955-56> 55 56
  HOUSE OF MYSTERY~ (wr/) 1976> 76
  HOUSE OF SECRETS~ (wr/) 1976> 76
  JIMMY OLSEN (wr/) 1958-59/62/64-66> 58 59 62 64 65 66
  JOHNNY QUICK (wr/) 1947/52> 47 52
  KINGS OF THE WILD (wr/) 1956> 56
  LITTLE BOY BLUE (wr/) 1942> 42
  LOIS LANE (wr/) 1959> 59
  MY GREATEST ADVENTURE~ (wr/) 1960s> 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
  MYSTERY IN SPACE~ (wr/) 1955/57> 55 57
  OUR ARMY AT WAR~ (wr/) 1955-58/66> 55 56 57 58 66
  OUR FIGHTING FORCES~ (wr/) 1955-59> 55 56 57 58 59
  REX THE WONDER DOG (wr/) 1952> 52
  ROBIN (wr/) 1947-52> 47 48 49 50 51 52
  ROBIN HOOD (wr/) 1955-58> 55 56 57 58
  RODEO RICK (wr/) 1956> 56
  RUSTY AND HIS PALS (wr/) 1938-40> 38 39 40
  SEVEN SOLDIERS OF VICTORY (wr/) 1942> 42
  STAR SPANGLED WAR STORIES~ (wr/) 1955-59> 55 56 57 58 59
  STRANGE ADVENTURES~ (wr/) 1955-56> 55 56
  STRONG BOW (wr/) 1952> 52
  SUPERBOY (wr/) 1947-50/52/55/58/61-62/64> 47 48 49 50 52 55 58 61 62 64
  SUPERMAN (wr/) 1944-62/64> 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 64
  SUPERMAN AND BATMAN & ROBIN (wr/) 1955-60/63/67> 55 56 57 58 59 60 63 67
  TOMAHAWK (wr/) 1965-69> 65 66 67 68 69
  TRIGGER TWINS (wr/) 1957> 57
  VIGILANTE, THE (wr/) 1942/47> 42 47
  VIKING PRINCE (wr/) 1955-59> 55 56 57 58 59
  WEIRD WAR TALES~ (wr/) 1974> 74
  WILDCAT (wr/) 1942-43> 42 43
  WONDER WOMAN (wr/) 1966-68> 66 67 68
  WYOMING KID (wr/) 1955-56> 55 56
 DIAL PRESS
  GREAT COMIC BOOK HEROES, THE~ (wr/) 1965 book with Batman reprint and Green Lantern reprint> 65
 FAWCETT COMICS
  CAPTAIN MARVEL (wr/) 1942-43> 42 43
 GROSSET & DUNLAP
  WORLD'S FINEST~ (wr/) 1978 paperback collection [Imprint: TEMPO BOOKS]> 78
 HARMONY BOOKS
  SECRET ORIGINS OF THE SUPER DC HEROES~ (wr/) 1976 graphic album with reprint of Green Lantern> 76
 HARVEY COMICS
  SPYMAN (wr/) 1966> 66
 MARVEL COMICS
  ALL WINNERS SQUAD (wr/) 1946> 46
  CAPTAIN AMERICA (wr/) 1946> 46
  HUMAN TORCH (wr/) 1946> 46
  MISS AMERICA (wr/) 1946> 46
  SUB-MARINER (wr/) 1946> 46
  WHIZZER (wr/) 1946> 46
 QUALITY COMICS
  BLACKHAWK (wr/) c1945> 45
 SIGNET BOOKS
  BATMAN (wr/) 1966 paperback reprint> 66
  BATMAN~ (wr/) 1966 paperback reprint> 66
 SIMON & SCHUSTER
  MYSTERIES IN SPACE: THE BEST OF DC SCIENCE FICTION COMICS~ (wr/) 1980 graphic album reprint> 80