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Detective Comics #226 Values

Publisher: DC, 1955

About Detective Comics #226

The second appearance of Martian Manhunter, with his origin continued from issue #225. Batman and Robin cover by Win Mortimer. Dick Sprang, Joe Certa, and Ruben Moreira art.

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COVER DETAILS

Detective Comics #226 (DC, 1955) CBCS VF/NM 9.0 Off-white to white pages....
Title: When Batman Was Robin!

Characters: Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Robin [Bruce Wayne]

Pencils: Win Mortimer

Inks: Win Mortimer

Letters: Ira Schnapp


STORY DETAILS

Title: When Batman Was Robin

Characters: Batman [Bruce Wayne] [also as Robin]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Harvey Harris (detective, introduction, death); Mr. Bellew (famous clock collector); Mr. Van Marden (colored glass collector); A. C. Garritt (collector of "famous firsts"); Arthur Mellen (villain, wealthy collector of big ship models)

Synopsis: Bruce Wayne receives a disturbing parcel in the mail: a Robin costume that he once wore as a youth when he was studying how to be a detective from the famed Harvey Harris...the man who obviously knows that Batman is Bruce Wayne!

Pages: 12.000

Script: Edmond Hamilton

Pencils: Dick Sprang

Inks: Charles Paris

Reprints: Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #2 ([Winter] 1961)

Notes: The origin of the Robin costume.

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CGC Census Report*

Grade 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.2 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.9 10.0 Total
Universal  0 0 3 5 1 8 3 10 7 6 6 6 7 4 2 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 74
Qualified  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Signature Series  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Restored  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 3 5 1 8 3 10 7 6 6 6 7 4 2 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 74

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