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    Detective Comics #85 (DC, 1944) CGC VF 8.0 Off-white to white pages. Two Mirthful Menaces? Two Grim Jesters? Two Brazen Buffoons? Well, there's really only one Joker, but in this issue he does have to deal with a copycat who's impersonating him to go on a crime spree. The real Joker's hopping mad about it, and he'll bust the phony even if it means siding with the Dynamic Duo! The issue's cover and Batman art are by Dick Sprang, and there's also a Boy Commandos story with art by the "King" himself, Jack Kirby. Also of note is that this was the last installment of the Spy backup feature, a Jerry Siegel/Joe Shuster creation that debuted way back in issue #1. Overstreet 2005 VF 8.0 value = $756. CGC census 4/05: 1 in 8.0, 4 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 0626710015 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    May, 2005
    18th-20th Wednesday-Friday
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