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Detective Comics (1937) - #491
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Cover Date: June 1980
Cover Price: US $ 1.00

Issue Tagline: The Assassination Of Batgirl * The Return Of Maxie Zeus * Murder On Campus Plus Black Lightning And More!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 64 pages

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Letters Column: The Batcave

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Reprinted/Collected in:
Tales of the Batman: Don Newton (2011) HC vol. 01

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Writer(s):
Dennis 'Denny' O'Neil

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Don Newton

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Dan Adkins

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Adrienne Roy

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Milton 'Milt' Snappin

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