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    Detective Comics #137 The Promise Collection Pedigree (DC, 1948) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages. The puzzling Joker cover, by Jim Mooney and Charles Paris, has Batman and Robin appearing as part of "The Rebus Crimes". A Rebus is a puzzle device that combines the use of letters, words, symbols, and pictures to convey a common word or phrase, hence the criminal equation on the front cover. This issue contains the last Air Wave feature in the title. To date, just a lone copy has been graded higher by CGC than our Promise Collection offering. Overstreet 2020 NM- 9.2 value = $4,500. CGC census 6/21: 2 in 9.4, 1 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1973696019 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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