APARO, JIM
 Source (some data)
  Additions by Spencer R. Beck
 Name and vital stats
  APARO, JAMES N. [1932-2005] (artist) pronounced ah-PAH-row
 Education
  Hartford Art School [Connecticut]
 Influences
  Alex Raymond; Hal Foster; Milt Caniff
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: Advertising:10 years
  Artist: Portfolios: 1974> 74
  Artist: Trading cards: 1992 DC Comics> 92
 Commercial Art & Design
  Batman button set [reprint art] 1989> 89
  Fashion [Connecticut]
 Additional biography
  Comic Book Artist #9 Aug., 2000
  Comics Scene #5, 1981
  Direct Currents #37, 1991
  World's Finest #270 [DC Profiles] 1981
 Honors
  Academy of Comic Book Arts Shazam for 1973> 73
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1993> 93
 Comics in other media
  STERN WHEELER (pen/ink/) 1963 in Hartfort Times, Connecticut newspaper> 63
 TIGER COMICS
  PHANTASY AGAINST HUNGER~ (pen/ink/) 1987> 87
 Promotional comics
  DADDY'S $10,000 BLESSING (pen/ink/) 1972 eight-panel for American Republic Institute> 72
 SPOTLIGHT COMICS
  STERN WHEELER (pen/ink/) 1986 reprint with cover> 86
 SWORD IN THE STONE (Canada)
  FORBIDDEN WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1991 reprint> 91
  PAUL MANN (pen/ink/) 1998 reprint> 98
  SWORDS OF VALOR~ (wr/ink/) 1990 reprint> 90
 Note on comics career
  Letterer on his own features c1968-87/92> 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 92
 CHARLTON COMICS
  CASE ### (pen/ink/) 1967-68> 67 68
  CHARLTON PREMIERE~ (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1966-70/74> 66 67 68 69 70 74
  DR. NEFF, THE ORIGINAL GHOST-BREAKER (pen/ink/) 1955 unconfirmed> 55
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1970> 70
  GHOSTLY TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1968-70> 68 69 70
  GRAND PRIX~ (pen/ink/) 1970> 70
  GUNFIGHTERS, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  LOVE DIARY~ (pen/ink/) 1969> 69
  MANY GHOSTS OF DR. GRAVES, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1967-69> 67 68 69
  MISS BIKINI LUV (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  MR. DEDD (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  NIGHTSHADE (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  PAUL MANN (pen/ink/) 1967-68> 67 68
  PHANTOM, THE (pen/ink/) 1969-70> 69 70
  PRANKSTER (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  SPACE ADVENTURES~ (pen/ink/) 1967-68> 67 68
  STRANGE SUSPENSE STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1967-68> 67 68
  Support (let/) 1967-69 on his own features> 67 68 69
  THANE OF BAGARTH (pen/) 1967-69 with reprint '85> 67 68 69
  TIFFANY SINN (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  U.F.O. (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  WANDER (pen/ink/) 1968-69> 68 69
 DC COMICS
  ACTION TEAM-UP [Superman with others] (pen/) 1989> 89
  ADVENTURER'S CLUB (pen/ink/) 1973> 73
  AQUAGIRL (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
  AQUALAD (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
  AQUAMAN (pen/ink/) 1968-71/75-78> 68 69 70 71 75 76 77 78
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1970 in THE PHANTOM STRANGER> 70
  BATMAN (pen/ink/) 1973-84/87-93/96> 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 96
  BATMAN AND 4 FAMOUS CO-STARS (pen/ink/) 1972/76> 72 76
  BATMAN AND ADAM STRANGE (pen/ink/) 1980> 80
  BATMAN AND AQUAMAN (pen/ink/) 1974/76/78> 74 76 78
  BATMAN AND ATOM (pen/ink/) 1974/79> 74 79
  BATMAN AND BLACK CANARY (pen/ink/) 1973/78> 73 78
  BATMAN AND CREEPER (pen/ink/) 1978/81> 78 81
  BATMAN AND DEADMAN (pen/ink/) 1972/77> 72 77
  BATMAN AND DEMON (pen/ink/) 1973/77> 73 77
  BATMAN AND ELONGATED MAN (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  BATMAN AND FLASH (pen/ink/) 1976/79> 76 79
  BATMAN AND GREEN ARROW (pen/ink/) 1973/76/78/80> 73 76 78 80
  BATMAN AND GREEN LANTERN (pen/ink/) 1977/79/81> 77 79 81
  BATMAN AND GUARDIANS OF THE UNIVERSE (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  BATMAN AND HAWKMAN (pen/ink/) 1978/82> 78 82
  BATMAN AND HUNTRESS (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  BATMAN AND I...VAMPIRE (pen/ink/) 1983> 83
  BATMAN AND JOKER (pen/ink/) 1974/82> 74 82
  BATMAN AND KAMANDI (pen/ink/) 1975/79> 75 79
  BATMAN AND LOIS LANE (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  BATMAN AND MAN-BAT (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  BATMAN AND METAL MEN (pen/ink/) 1974/75/77/82> 74 75 77 82
  BATMAN AND METAMORPHO (pen/ink/) 1972/79> 72 79
  BATMAN AND MR. MIRACLE (pen/ink/) 1974/76/77> 74 76 77
  BATMAN AND NEMESIS (pen/ink/) 1981/82> 81 82
  BATMAN AND OUTSIDERS (pen/ink/) 1983-85> 83 84 85
  BATMAN AND PHANTOM STRANGER (pen/ink/) 1971/78> 71 78
  BATMAN AND RA'S AL GHUL (pen/ink/) 1980> 80
  BATMAN AND RAGMAN (pen/ink/) 1983> 83
  BATMAN AND RICHARD DRAGON (pen/ink/) 1977> 77
  BATMAN AND SERGEANT ROCK (pen/ink/) 1973/75/76/80> 73 75 76 80
  BATMAN AND SPECTRE (pen/ink/) 1974/81> 74 81
  BATMAN AND SUPERBOY (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  BATMAN AND SUPERGIRL (pen/ink/) 1979/80> 79 80
  BATMAN AND SWAMP THING (pen/ink/) 1975/81> 75 81
  BATMAN AND TEEN TITANS (pen/ink/) 1972/79> 72 79
  BATMAN AND WILDCAT (pen/ink/) 1973/75/76> 73 75 76
  BATMAN AND WONDER WOMAN (pen/ink/) 1973/76/78/80> 73 76 78 80
  BATMAN AND ZATANNA (pen/ink/) 1980> 80
  BATMAN GREEN ARROW AND METAL MEN (pen/ink/) 1977> 77
  BATMAN PLASTIC MAN AND METAMORPHO (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  BATMAN: MANY DEATHS OF BATMAN~ (pen/ink/) 1992 graphic album> 92
  Covers (pen/ink/paint/) 1968-92> 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92
  DEADMAN (pen/) 1978-79> 78 79
  FLASH AND KID FLASH (pen/) 1997> 97
  GHOSTS~ (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
  GREATEST BATMAN STORIES EVER TOLD, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1988 graphic album reprint> 88
  GREATEST JOKER STORIES EVER TOLD, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1988 graphic album reprint> 88
  GREATEST TEAM-UP STORIES EVER TOLD, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1990 graphic album with reprint of Batman and the Creeper> 90
  HALO (pen/ink/) 1984> 84
  HEROES AGAINST HUNGER~ (ink/) 1986 Superman and Batman> 86
  HOUSE OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1971-72> 71 72
  HOUSE OF SECRETS~ (pen/ink/) 1971-73> 71 72 73
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1979-81/89-97> 79 80 81 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97
  JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  LOOKER (pen/ink/) 1985> 85
  MYSTERY IN SPACE~ (pen/ink/) 1980> 80
  OUTLAW, THE (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
  OUTSIDERS, THE (pen/ink/) 1985-87> 85 86 87
  PHANTOM STRANGER, THE (pen/ink/) 1970-73> 70 71 72 73
  SECRET ORIGIN: PHANTOM STRANGER (pen/ink/) 1987> 87
  SLAM BRADLEY (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  SPECTRE, THE (pen/ink/) 1974-75/88 latter from inventory> 74
  STANLEY AND HIS MONSTER (ink/) 1993> 93
  SUPERMAN, NIGHTWING, GREEN LANTERN AND DEADMAN (pen/) 1989> 89
  Support (let/) 1968-92 on his own features> 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92
  TEEN TITANS (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
  TIME WARP~ (pen/ink/) 1979> 79
  UNEXPECTED, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1971-72> 71 72
  WHO'S WHO IN THE DC UNIVERSE (pen/ink/) 1985-87 entries> 85 86 87
  WITCHING HOUR, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1972> 72