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Detective Comics #48 Values

Publisher: DC, 1941

About Detective Comics #48

Featuring Batman and Robin. The first time the Batmobile and Gotham City are referred to by name. Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson cover and art.

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COVER DETAILS

Detective Comics #48 (DC, 1941) CGC VF 8.0 Off-white pages....
Characters: Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Pencils: Bob Kane (signed)

Inks: Jerry Robinson; George Roussos


STORY DETAILS

Title: The Secret Cavern

Characters: Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Linda Lewis (singer, Henry's daughter); Henry Lewis surveyor); Renaldo (villain, club owner); Nick (villain); Blackie (villain)

Synopsis: A man accidentally discovers a huge cave under the gold vaults of Fort Knox, and a group of crooks put that knowledge to use when they convince the man's daughter that she has killed a man, hoping to get him to reveal the cave's location.

Pages: 13.000

Script: Bill Finger

Pencils: Bob Kane (signed)

Inks: Bob Kane (signed); Jerry Robinson; George Roussos (also backgrounds)

Letters: George Roussos

Notes: Kane forgot to draw the chest bat symbol on Batman in every panel except the next to last one.

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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  2 0 1 3 4 6 8 5 6 8 7 6 8 3 1 4 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 81
Qualified  0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Signature Series  0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Restored  1 1 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
Total 3 1 2 3 5 7 11 7 6 9 7 6 8 5 2 5 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 96

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