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Detective Comics (1937) - #43
"The Case Of The City Of Terror"
DC Comics


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  Writer(s):
Bill Finger

Penciller(s):
Bob Kane

Inker(s):
Bob Kane
Jerry Robinson
George Roussos - 'George Bell / T.S. Chu / Sam Kato'

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Letterer(s):
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Editor(s):
Whitney Ellsworth

Cover Artist(s):
Bob Kane
Jerry Robinson
 

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Cover Date: September 1940
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: none

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 64 pages

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Synopsis:
Batman and Robin investigate a town run by criminals.

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Batman Archives (1990) HC vol. 01
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