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  • Issue #172
    Batman (1940) 172
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1965 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached.
    • 4" cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. Happy Hobby Time! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer; Superboy shows Frank that he can be creative, regardless of whether his creations are perfect, and notes an expressive hobby can be lifelong enjoyment. "Attack of the Invisible Knights!", script by John Broome, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; An ancient legend involving suits of armor coming to life and destroying some opals in a museum appears to come to pass, and challenges the wits of the Caped Crusaders to discover the facts behind this legend. "Robin's Unassisted Triple Play!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; Using remote cameras from the Bat-Cave, the Caped Crusaders witness a crime and are on the way to the scene when Batman gets an emergency call from the JLA and has to report; Robin now handles the case, tracking down the art gallery robbers. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #173
    Batman (1940) 173
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1965 by DC.
    • Water damage. Writing (interior).
    • Staples added (not manufacturing).
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. "Secret Identities for Sale!", script by John Broome, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Joe Giella; While the Caped Crusaders are raiding the hideout of Mr. Incognito, a photographer takes pictures of the action with a special x-ray film, revealing the criminal's identity; The man offers to provide the identity to the Police for a million dollars while also offering the secret identities of the Dynamic Duo to the underworld for a price. "Walk, Batman--To Your Doom!", script by John Broome, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; Batman is asked to investigate when four air-tight cases are blown when the juries involved return "not guilty" verdicts; Batman soon discovers that one juror, Franklin Knott, has been on all four juries in disguise. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #174
    Batman (1940) 174
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1965 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached at one staple, 1 1/2" spine split.

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. "The Human Punching Bag!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Hunter breaks the Getaway Genius out of jail in order to provide a getaway gimmick, all the while planning a trap for the Batman. The Time of Death article. "Nature's Bill of Rights," script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff; Two boys who are polluting a stream are given an anti-pollution lesson by a fisherman. "The Off-Again On-Again Lightbulbs!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; When Batman arrives at the Wednesday meeting of the Mystery Analysts, a cleaning man enters and announces that it is actually Friday, and he can prove it with a copy of that day's paper; Before anyone can question why, the cleaning man hypnotizes the group, not realizing the Batman is unaffected. Half-page Little Pete story by Henry Boltinoff. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #175
    Batman (1940) 175
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1965 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Extra staples added (not manufacturing).

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. "The Decline and Fall of Batman," script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Swearing revenge on the Caped Crusaders, Eddie Repp invents a ghost imaging device and creates such images of the Dynamic Duo, who begin to fight crime in Gotham more effectively than the real heroes they resemble. The Hip Way to Learn! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. Wet Chemistry fact page, script by Julius Schwartz, pencils by Morris Waldinger, inks by Tom Nicolosi. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Friedrich. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad.36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #176
    Batman (1940) 176
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1965 by DC.
    • 5" cumulative spine split.

    Reprints, 80-page giant. Cover pencils by Dick Sprang, Sheldon Moldoff, and Curt Swan, inks by Charles Paris and George Klein. "The Parasols of Plunder" (from Batman # 70) starring Batman and Penguin, script by Bill Woolfolk, pencils by Bob Kane and Lew Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; The Penguin is released from prison on parole, providing he gives up anything having to do with birds; So he takes up an umbrella business. Builders of the Future! public service announcement about the importance of UNESCO funding in building schools in Africa, art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Fox, The Shark, and the Vulture" (from Detective 253) starring Batman, script by Dave Wood, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A weird trio hijacks artifacts from a world tour of historical artifacts exhibit; A sharp witted Batman figures out the trio's lair and overcomes them . "The Ice Crimes of Mr. Zero" (from Batman 121) starring Batman and Mr. Zero (later Mr. Freeze), script by Dave Wood, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A scientist accidentally falls victim to the effects of an experiment, making him a virtual "human icicle," a foe who puts the chill on Batman and Robin. A complete Sunday newspaper syndicated story (8 pages) from April-June, 1946, Catwoman, Princess of Plunder!, script by Alvin Schwartz, pencils by Jack Burnley and Fred Ray, inks by Win Mortimer. Cap's Hobby Center activity page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Caveman at Large" (from Batman 102), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A freak accident causes a great character actor to assume the character's persona he is dressed up to portray: a caveman! "The Challenge of the Calendar Man (from Detective 259), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A new criminal, in trying to make a name for himself, challenges Batman to a duel of wits with all of his crimes being based on the "five" seasons. "The Joker's Utilty Belt" (from Batman 73), script by David Vern pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; When the Joker's seemingly easy capture of the Caped Crusaders goes terribly wrong when Batman springs a surprise on him using his utility belt, the Crime Clown decides to outdo the Batman with his own utility belt! 80 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #177
    Batman (1940) 177
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1965 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. Residue.
    • 1-1/2" cumulative spine split.
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0958241007
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. Builders of the Future! public service announcement about the importance of UNESCO funding in building schools in Africa, art by Sheldon Moldoff. "Two Batmen Too Many!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Batman concocts a scheme against numbers racketeer Ed Garvey to prove conclusively that the crook planned and carried out the Kimber Gem job. One-page Cap's Hobby Center activity page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Art Gallery of Rogues!", script by John Broome, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; Batman deduces that a man named Lathrop has stolen some artwork from a gallery and passed it off to one of his henchmen in order to get a grant from the Alfred Foundation. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #179
    Batman (1940) 179
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1966 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover plus first two wraps and centerfold plus one wrap detached at bottom staple.
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    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson. Do You Make Life Hard for Yourself? public service announcement, art by Bernard Baily; Betsy tells young Bobby that he should keep his room neater but realizes that she has the same problem. "Clay Pigeon for a Killer!", script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; An actor announces on TV that he has solved a murder case and will announce who the killer is the next day; When the actor confesses to Bruce Wayne that this was an act to lure the real killer out into the open, the Caped Crusader poses as the actor to protect the man's life. One-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. The 2nd Silver Age appearance of the Riddler in "The Riddle-Less Robberies of the Riddler!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; After the Riddler breaks out of prison, he vows never again to send riddles to Batman again before he strikes; The Caped Crusader smells a rat and discovers subtle clues that lead to the Riddler's downfall. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. Letter to the editor from Guy H. Lillian III. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #180
    Batman (1940) 180
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1966 by DC.
    • Cover and centerfold detached at one staple. Water damage.
    • Centerfold detached at both staples.
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    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson. "Death Knocks Three Times!", script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Batman stops a crook in a skeleton costume who boasts that he will escape justice; On the way from the courtroom, the man falls over and apparently dies, a fact that haunts the Batman, especially when he thinks of the man's boast; When Death-Man reappears, the Caped Crusaders get him again, only to have him die a second time, only to be resurrected again; Batman wonders: will the third time be the "lucky" charm that ends this menace? Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. Health Myths Debunked! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff; How to treat frostbite, a black eye, and does cutting your hair make it grow faster? Casey the Cop humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #181
    Batman (1940) 181
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1966 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1445760002
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0301661007
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0946588013
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    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    • Heavy folding throughout interior.
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    • Heavy color loss to front cover, pencil markings on front cover, cover coming loose at one staple.
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    • Staple added (not manufacturing). 1" spine split from bottom of comic.
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    • 1" edge tear through bottom of comic. Centerfold detached.
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    • Cover and centerfold detached at one staple.
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    • INCOMPLETE. Centerfold missing and corner piece missing from first page, interrupts art and story.

    The 1st appearance of Poison Ivy. Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "Beware of--Poison Ivy!", script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; While Bruce and Dick are attending an art show, a woman shows up, claiming to be the greatest criminal of those currently residing in Gotham. Centerspread is a great two-page color poster of Batman and Robin, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "The Perfect Crime--Slightly Imperfect!", script by Gardner Fox, inks by Sid Greene; At the latest meeting of the Anaylists, Kaye announces that she didn't write her latest book, and seems to be threatened by a voice from her brooch; Batman has a feeling that the Kaye at the meeting is an imposter, so he looks into the matter. Letter from future comics writer Mike Friedrich. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #184
    Batman (1940) 184
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1966 by DC.
    • INCOMPLETE. Four pieces clipped. Interrupts art and story.
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    • Extra staples (manufacturing).

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "Mystery of the Missing Manhunters!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; The Caped Crusaders mysteriously disappear for two weeks, and when they return, they have no memory of where they have been. Letter from Marvel colorist and editorial assistant Irene Vartanoff. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Boy Wonder's Boo-Boo Patrol!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; Robin, who is on patrol alone, thinks that someone is trying to kill Viola Lance, a stunt girl, when she experiences several motorcycle accidents. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #185
    Batman (1940) 185
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1966 by DC.
    • Light residue on back cover.
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    • Residue on back cover.

    Reprints, 80-page giant. Cover pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, Curt Swan, and Jim Mooney, inks by Stan Kaye, Sheldon Moldoff, and Charles Paris. "Batman, Junior" (from Detective Comics 231), script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; When Batman doesn't allow Robin to come with him on a case, he's hurt, but more so when he accidently discovers a photo of the Caped Crusader with a younger version of himself taken years before there was a Robin. "Robin Falls in Love" (from Batman 107), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff inks by Charles Paris; Robin falls hard for a lovely young skater after saving her life...a romance that causes problems for Batman in their daily crime fighting chores! "Robin's New Boss" (from Batman 137), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Robin informs Batman that he is quitting the team to join up with a new crime fighter on the scene, Mr. Marvel, although Batman doesn't suspect the real reason why. "Robin, the Super Boy Wonder" (from Batman 150), script by Bill Finger, art by Jim Mooney; When the Dynamic Duo are forced down over the Yucatan Plateau during a storm, Batman, accused of stealing emeralds from a native tribe, is shocked to learn that his partner no longer remembers him and has acquired super powers! "The Boy Wonder Confesses!" (from Batman 81), script by David Vern, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Stan Kaye; When Dick is late to school one morning, he is asked by his teacher why...and he tells them that he was out catching a crook as Robin the Boy Wonder....then goes outside and proves it! "The Secret of the Ant-Man" (from Batman 156), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; After Batman announces that he is going away on a secret Government mission, a pint-sized crime fighter by the name of Ant-Man pops up to help him out, but the Boy Wonder wrongly guesses that it is Batman in disguise. "Robin Dies at Dawn" (from Batman 156), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman undergoes a test simulation for a situation that astronauts may one day face alone in outer space, and during that simulation he sees Robin dies. Inside front cover contains a photo ad for the 1966 Batman feature film. 80 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #186
    Batman (1940) 186
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1966 by DC.

    Cover by Murphy Anderson. "The Joker's Original Robberies!", script by John Broome, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; The Joker returns to haunt the Caped Crusaders, this time with a new member added to his gang: Gaggy, who makes the Joker laugh, which then inspires the Clown Prince of Crime with new crime ideas. Lost--A Free Education! public service announcement with Binky, art by Bob Oksner. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. Letter from future comics writer Mike Friedrich. "Commissioner Gordon's Death-Threat!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Batman receives a call from Commissioner Gordon, informing him that Fred Purley (whom Gordon helped jail) has been paroled, and has made threats against the Commissioner; The Caped Crusader heads out to protect Gordon, not realizing that Gordon has been kidnapped and Purley has set a trap awaiting Batman. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Friedrich. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #188
    Batman (1940) 188
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jan 1967 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • 3" cumulative spine split (chew).
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. "The Eraser Who Tried to Rub Out Batman!", script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Commissioner Gordon gets Batman to investigate a series of crimes in which all of the clues have been erased, and the Caped Crusader goes undercover to do so. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Ten Best-Dressed Corpses in Gotham City!", script by John Broome, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; A newspaper publisher calls in the Police and Batman, explaining to them that three of the men on his magazine's top-ten best dressed list have been murdered; Batman agrees to investigate and nearly dies himself as Bruce Wayne, who also was listed on the newspaper's listing. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #190
    Batman (1940) 190
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1967 by DC.
    • Residue. Water damage.
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. "The Penguin Takes a Flyer--Into the Future!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Penguin attempts to fool the Caped Crusaders into believing that his new tricks are based on futuristic technology. When this fails and his gang is captured the Fowl villain begins using robotic umbrellas against the Dynamic Duo. Letters from letter hack Guy H. Lillian III and Marvel colorist and assistant editor Irene Vartanoff. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. Countdown on Excellence public service, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff; Jerry gets a lecture from his father on the importance of doing every job right. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #191
    Batman (1940) 191
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1967 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0717875014

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "The Day Batman Sold Out!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; When Ira Radon absorbs so much radiation that he is forced to give up his life of crime, he decides to get revenge by dousing Batman's equipment with deadly radiation, forcing the Caped Crimefighter to give up his career. "Alfred's Mystery Menu!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Alfred is kidnapped by a group of millionaire crooks, who demand that he fix a dinner fit for a millionaire. This he does, deliberately providing a code for the Dynamic Duo to decipher as to his whereabouts. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. BEM Shows Up! public service announcement; BEM stands for Brains, Emotions and Muscles. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #192
    Batman (1940) 192
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1967 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple and glued in place.
    • 1" spine split from top of comic. Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "The Crystal Ball That Betrayed Batman!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; The Caped Crusaders accidently come across a crime committed by the Fearsome Foursome and succeed in capturing a member of that gang; Batman then disguises himself as that crook in order to infiltrate the gang and nab the leader...or so he thinks. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. "Dick Grayson's Secret Guardian!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Dick Grayson meets the two new kids being bussed into his school, and invites them to be a part of Gotham High's basketball team; Toughy Loomis, one of those kids, wants to beat up Dick because he's a rich kid. Mystery of the Million-Dollar Briefcase! public service announcement, art by Sheldon Moldoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #195
    Batman (1940) 195
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1967 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "The Spark-Spangled See-Through Man!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella and Jack Abel; Creegan steals some jewels from the laboratory of a scientist, who has treated the gems with radiation; During a battle with the Caped Crusaders, Creegan is transformed into a skeletal figure possessing a deadly electrical touch. Letter to the editor from comics writer Tony Isabella. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #196
    Batman (1940) 196
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1967 by DC.
    • Cover oxidation.
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "The Psychic Super-Sleuth!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; The Dynamic Duo team up with a person they believe to be a psychic detective, but soon learn that he is an imposter, and his men are holding the real Dubrov prisoner. Letter to the editor from letterhack Guy Lillian. "The Purloined Parchment Puzzle," script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; A large theft at a local bank, occuring in a locked room with only the guard present, seems to present itself as an open-and-shut case, but the Caped Crusader thinks otherwise...and proves it. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #197
    Batman (1940) 197
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1967 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple, centerfold detached.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0962502007
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    • Centerfold detached.
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    • Residue on back cover.
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Mike Esposito. 4th Silver Age appearance of Catwoman in book-length story, "Catwoman Sets Her Claws for Batman!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Frank Springer (as Bob Kane), inks by Sid Greene; Catwoman decides to reform and become a crime fighter like Batman in order to get him to somehow propose to her; When he doesn't, she gives him an ultimatum: to marry her or she returns to crime! Letters to the editor from comics historian Peter Sanderson Jr. and Bob Pinaha (New England Comics). Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #199
    Batman (1940) 199
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1968 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1126759007

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "Peril of the Poison Rings!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; After escaping from the clutches of the Dynamic Duo, Rembrandt Dickens decides to pursue the life of a comic book artist, detailing the crimes he has committed; But when his gang is released from prison, Dickens gives each of them poison rings, one of which scratches the Batman, and he will die...unless he finds the latest copy of Batman Comics, which contains a clue to Dickens' whereabouts and antidote for the poison. "Seven Steps to Save Face!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Crooks capture Robin and replace him with a midget criminal, who is saved by Batman and taken to the Bat-Cave before the Caped Crusader realizes his mistake. "Operation Escape!", art by Jim Mooney; Robin gives a lecture at Gotham Police College on resourcefulness and initiative, using sports equipment as visual aids, then shows a film about a case he was on without Batman; Robin recognized one of the crooks, and allowed them to get away, hoping they would lead him to their boss. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #201
    Batman (1940) 201
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1968 by DC.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Batman's Gangland Guardians!: starring Batman, The Joker, Catwoman, Mad Hatter, Penguin, and Cluemaster, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Chic Stone and Joe Certa, inks by Joe Giella; A west coast crime syndicate moves into Gotham City with the intent to eliminate Batman any way they can, while seven of the Caped Crusader's foes join forces to stop them, fearing that they might be next on the syndicate's list. Cap's Hobby Hints by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #202
    Batman (1940) 202
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1968 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • 1/2" spine split from top of comic.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0616676024

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Gateway to Death!" starring Batman and Robin, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Chic Stone, inks by Sid Greene; A rash of psychic robberies, in which objects appear to move with the power of mind over matter, puzzle the Caped Crusaders, but not Alfred. "Menace of the Motorcycle Marauders!" starring Robin, script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Chic Stone, inks by Joe Giella; Robin, on his way to school to make a speech for the Presidency of the Junior Class, stops a motorcycle gang, whicjh is led by an expelled student; He successfully captures the gang, but, in the process, loses the chance to become class president at school. Cap's Hobby Hints by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #204
    Batman (1940) 204
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1968 by DC.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Operation: Blindfold!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; An unscrupulous criminal named the Schemer kills an innocent blind man and plants evidence on him to lead Commissioner Gordon to believe that he is the Batman!; When the real Batman shows up on the scene, the Police arrest him, believing that he is a phony. Letters to the editor from Biljo White and Shel Dorf. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #205
    Batman (1940) 205
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1968 by DC.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Blind As a... Bat?", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; The Police, believing that the Batman is dead, arrest and take in the Batman whom they believe is an imposter, while the real Batman, disguised as a blind man, aids Robin to prevent an armored car robbery; Robin is captured by the Schemer in the process but Batman outwits the Schemer in his attempt to down a plane loaded with gold. Letters to the editor from comic writer Mark Evanier and Irene Vartanoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #206
    Batman (1940) 206
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1968 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Batman Walks the Last Mile!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; After capturing a gang of crooks from a crime planned by the Planner, the villain engages in a duel of wits with the Caped Crusader to make him look bad; Batman turns the tables on the crook and he is sent to prison to die in the electric chair: in a Batman uniform! The Adventures of Tigerboy ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #207
    Batman (1940) 207
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1968 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Water damage.
    • Centerfold detached.
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "The Doomsday Ball!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; A small nuclear device is stolen and is being used to threaten Gotham City, so Batman enlists the aid of a criminal named Brill to identify the blackmailer...but first, the Caped Crusaders must survive some death traps arranged by Brill and his men. Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil! ad. Letters to the editor from inker Klaus Janson and cartoonist Fred Hambeck. One-page "Fact File" report on Tarantula from Star-Spangled Comics (1941-43). 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #209
    Batman (1940) 209
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1969 by DC.
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    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Jungle Jeopardy," script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; The gang lords of Gotham hire Mr. Esper, alias "Brainwash", to defeat Batman and Robi; They lure the two heroes to a bank robbery in order to implant a subliminal device beneath the Batmobile; Esper forces the Dynamic Duo to return to the Batcave, where they are induced to see it as transformed into an African jungle with wild animals. Letter to the editor from comics historian Peter Sanderson Jr. One-page "Fact File" covers the Golden Age Green Lantern. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #211
    Batman (1940) 211
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1969 by DC.
    • 1/2" spine split.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1075187008

    "Batman's Big Blow-Off!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella. One-page text feature, "Fact File # 7: Detective Comics # 27." Letter to the editor from Irene Vartanoff. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #212
    Batman (1940) 212
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1969 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • INCOMPLETE. Centerfold missing. Interrupts art and story.
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished

    Batman and Robin in book-length story featuring Commissioner Gordon, "Baffling Deaths of the Crime-Czar!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #214
    Batman (1940) 214
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1969 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0958507012

    First 15-cent cover price. Alfred given a new last name, Pennyworth, in "Batman's Marriage Trap!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella. Letter to the editor from comics historian Peter Sanderson Jr. Novick cover? Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #215
    Batman (1940) 215
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1969 by DC.
    • Small chunk missing from interior, slightly interrupts art. Cover detached at one staple. Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1075192010
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    "Call Me Master!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Norvick cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #216
    Batman (1940) 216
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1969 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.02) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Minor color touch.

    "Angel--or Devil?" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mark Evanier. Novick cover pencils? Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #217
    Batman (1940) 217
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1969 by DC.
    • Cover detached. Centerfold detached.

    Cover by Neal Adams. Batman and Robin in book-length story, "One Bullet Too Many!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Breakup of Batman & Robin team; Dick Grayson goes to college; Bruce and Alfred move from Wayne Manor to the Wayne Foundation. Strange Old Laws non-fiction humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #219
    Batman (1940) 219
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1970 by DC.

    Cover by Neal Adams. "Death Casts the Deciding Vote," script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman stops an airplane hijacking and gets a senator to Washington DC in time for a critical vote on an anti-crime bill. "The Silent Night of the Batman," script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano; A peaceful night in Gotham allows Batman to spend time with James Gordon. Reprint fantasy story: "Time to Kill!", script by Jack Miller, art by John Giunta; Jed Bruno travels to the future to get revenge on his enemy. Letter to the editor from inker Klaus Janson. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #220
    Batman (1940) 220
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1970 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.60) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Batman stars in the story "This Murder has Been Pre-Recorded." Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Neal Adams cover. Letter to the editor from comic writer Martin Pasko. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #221
    Batman (1940) 221
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1970 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.07) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished

    Batman stars in the story "A Bat-Death for Batman!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Neal Adams cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #222
    Batman (1940) 222
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1970 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.40) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0295015010
    Auction opens April 3
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.55) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($8.25) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.85) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.55) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • Bottom staple missing.
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    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    Batman and Robin star in "Dead Till Proven Alive!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Batman stars in "Case of No Consequence!" Letters to the editor from comic writer Mike Barr, comic artist John Workman, and comics historian Bill Schelly. Beatles cover appearance; Neal Adams pencils. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #224
    Batman (1940) 224
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1970 by DC.

    Batman travels to New Orleans on a misson of mercy and and vengeance in the story "Carnival of the Cursed." Script by Denny O' Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, and inks by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #225
    Batman (1940) 225
    Tags: Bruce Wayne Murderer (part MurderTheme), Batman
    Published Sep 1970 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
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    The 2002 series wasn't the first time Batman (or Bruce Wayne) faced a murder charge. Here's a 1970 Batman two-part story, "Wanted for Murder-One, the Batman!" in which Batman faces a charge of murder. Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Commissioner Gordon faces the possibility that his old friend, Batman, may be a murderer. But things can't be that bad because the problem is resolved early enough for there to be a backup story, "The Shutdown on Yoyr Street!" Script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Novick, inks by Mike Esposito. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #226
    Batman (1940) 226
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1970 by DC.

    Cover art by Neal Adams. The Man with Ten Eyes! starring Batman and the Ten-Eyed Man, script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman battles "Ten-Eye" Reardon. The Case of the Gigantic Gamble! Case-Book Mystery. 32 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #227
    Batman (1940) 227
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1970 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.75) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • 1" spine split from base of comic.
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    • Piece missing from front cover. Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    • Mold and bug chew.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.16) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.

    "The Demon of Gothos Mansion!" Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Robin back-up story, "Help Me--I Think I'm Dead!" Script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Novick, inks by Mike Esposito. Small pencil portraits of Carmine Infantino, Joe Kubert, Giordano, and Neal Adams by Adams, who also does the cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #229
    Batman (1940) 229
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1971 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Asylum of the Futurians!", script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Late one night, on a road on the outskirts of Gotham City, Batman finds a young woman who is trying to find someone to save her husband who has been abducted by a strange group of people. "Temperature Boiling... and Rising!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Frank Giacoia; Robin discovers the truth behind a fake photo of candidate Stuart and who burned down his campaign headquarters. Fantastic Fingerprints! filler page; 3 panel illustrations with accompanying text. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Barr. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #230
    Batman (1940) 230
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1971 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Take-Over of Paradise!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman disrupts violent protests and organizes the young people on the streets in order to put them on the right path protest; After a new housing project is announced, they commit violence again. Robin the Boy Wonder in "Danger Comes A-Looking!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Robin discovers who bombed the ROTC building on Hudson University. Letter to the editor from comics writer and DC "Answer Man" Bob Rozakis. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #231
    Batman (1940) 231
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1971 by DC.
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    Cover by Neal Adams. "Blind Rage of the Ten-Eyed Man!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; The Ten-Eyed Man continues waging his war against Batman, and he hijacks an airplane, luring the Dark Knight into a battle in trap-ridden jungle; Batman takes "Ten-Eyed" Reardon back to America. "Wiped Out!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; When Dick Grayson and Terri Bergstrom's apartments are burglarized, Robin tracks down the criminals. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #232
    Batman (1940) 232
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1971 by DC.
    Auction opens April 3
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0301661009
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($16.50) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1203303001
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1291945005
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($20.37) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    Auction opens April 3
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0286760001

    1st appearance of Ra's Al Ghul. Last 15-cent cover price. Cover by Neal Adams. "Daughter of the Demon," script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano; Origin of Batman and Robin retold; Robin returns home from a night of adventuring; Two gunmen armed with tranquilizer darts shoot the Boy Wonder and take him prisoner; Later, Bruce Wayne receives a photograph of his kidnapped partner and a challenge to find him; Ra's Al Ghul contacts deduce that Bruce Wayne and the Batman are one in the same; He calls upon the world's greatest detective to help him find his daughter Talia, who also has been kidnapped. Letter to the editor by Mike W. Barr. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #239
    Batman (1940) 239
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1972 by DC.
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    52-page giant. Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Silent Night, Deadly Night!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; On Christmas Eve, Batman tracks down a thug who wants revenge on his former boss. A Christmas tale originally presented in Batman #15, "The Loneliest Men in the World," script by Don Cameron, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson; For this Christmas, Batman and Robin decide to play Santa to "the loneliest men in the world": those who have no friends at that festive time of the year. But criminal Dirk Dagner decides to use this plan for his own financial advantage! "Soul-Pit!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Dick Giordano; Robin and his friends get in a fight with some "Jesus freaks" and then Robin is contacted by Terri Bergstrom that he needs to help Rick Asher. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #240
    Batman (1940) 240
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1972 by DC.
    • Water damage.
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    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.08) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.

    52-page giant. Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Vengeance for a Dead Man!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman and Talia track down the killer of Mason Sterling and Batman discovers who removed Sterling's brain. "Theater of the Mind!", script by Mike Friedrich, art by Rich Buckler; Robin reunites Rick Asher with his father. "Batman's Great Face-Saving Feat!", script by France Herron, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (ghost for Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; A private investigator seeks to join the Mystery Analysts, but is blackballed by Batman for a very specific reason. Letter to the editor from writer and DC "Answer Man" Bob Rozakis. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #241
    Batman (1940) 241
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1972 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0135743005

    Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Bernie Wrightson. "At Dawn Dies Mary MacGuffin!" starring Batman, Colonel Sulphur, Mary MacGuffin, Howard MacGuffin, and James Gordon, script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman races against the clock to save a young woman from a diabolical madman. "Secret of the Psychic Siren!", script by Mike Friedrich, art by Rich Buckler; Terri Bergstrom's search for her cousin comes to an end, leading to Robin, Terri and Lilith battling a cult that worships Cthulhu. "The Case of the Honest Crook!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos (backgrounds); Batman helps out a young convict released from prison who is having trouble getting an honest job to support his new, but sick wife; The Caped Crusaders then vow to help track down the rats who set him up to be arrested originally, but Robin is nearly beaten to death, and the Batman swears vengeance on those responsible. Letter to the editor from David B. Michelinie. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #242
    Batman (1940) 242
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1972 by DC.

    52-page giant. Cover art by Michael Kaluta. "Bruce Wayne--Rest in Peace!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman begins his war against Ra's Al Ghul by faking Bruce Wayne's death and recruiting some allies. "Death-Point!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Dick Giordano; While battling Chthulu cultists, Terri is possessed by a demon. "The People Vs. the Batman," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos; Weasel Venner wants to make sure that a fellow criminal doesn't make public the fact that he is the head racketeer in Gotham City, so he arranges for someone to be set up for the murder of Horatio Delmar: that someone being Bruce Wayne! 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #243
    Batman (1940) 243
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1972 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1164654005
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    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.29) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • Staple rust/migration.

    Batman follows a lead that takes half-way around the world on the trail of "The Lazarus Pit!" Talia appearance. Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.20.