Do You Know How To Be A Good Baby-Sitter?


Batman no 97 Feb 1956 Do you know how to be a good babysitter rsz.jpg


Do You Know How To Be A Good Baby-Sitter?


Buzzy asks "Do You Know How To Be A Good Baby-Sitter?"

Comic description: Buzzy asks Susie if she has any advice for him on his first time babysitting. Susie tells him to arrive on time, make sure to have full instructions from the parents, do quiet activties before bed, be friendly but firm, and respect the priveleges the parents give him. Buzzy follows Susie's advice and everything goes well. Susie says: "I've found that if you take the job seriously, you'll always be in demand!".

Public service comic published as a part of the National Social Welfare Assembly Comics Project. The Comics Project lasted from August 1949 - July 1967 and produced over 200 pages promoting citizenship and social values. 

Publisher's Note: "Published as a public service in cooperation with The National Social Welfare Assembly, coordinating organization for national health, welfare and recreation agencies of the U.S."


Script: Jack Schiff
Pencils: Win Mortimer
Inks: Win Mortimer
Letters: Ira Schnapp


Batman: The Joker Announces Danger no.97 FEB 1956 James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries


DC Comics


1956 February


Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries


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Script:Jack SchiffPencils:Win MortimerInks:Win MortimerLetters:Ira Schnapp, “Do You Know How To Be A Good Baby-Sitter?,” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed May 27, 2024,