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Detective Comics Vol 1 255

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Detective Comics Vol 1 255

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"Death in Dinosaur Hall": Batman and Robin investigate the murder of a museum curator killed by a robot dinosaur in a prehistory exhibit. On their investigation, the Dynamic Duo confront several of the possible murderers and they are al



Appearing in "Death in Dinosaur Hall"

Featured Characters:

Villains:

  • Carl Danton (Single appearance)
  • Fingers Nolan (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Albert Linke (Single appearance)
  • John Logan (Single appearance)
  • Mario Nazzara (Single appearance)
  • Professor Hale (Only appearance; dies)

Locations:

Items:

Vehicles:

Synopsis for "Death in Dinosaur Hall"

Batman and Robin investigate the murder of a museum curator killed by a robot dinosaur in a prehistory exhibit. On their investigation, the Dynamic Duo confront several of the possible murderers and they are also forced to fight against mechanical replicas of animals both modern and prehistoric. After a long struggle and investigation, Batman and Robin locate the killer, who is wearing a tribal mask to hide his identity, but they manage to capture him and reveal him as the museum secretary. After retrieving enough evidence of the man's crimes, Batman sends the criminal to prison and the museum starts operating once again.

Appearing in "The Stranger from Saturn"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Karen Duncan

Villains:

  • Rocky Watson (Single appearance)
  • Rocky's Unnamed Accomplice (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Resort's Mayor (Single appearance)

Locations:

Items:

  • None

Vehicles:

  • Disguised Jet

Synopsis for "The Stranger from Saturn"

  • Synopsis not yet written.

Appearing in "World Wide Manhunt"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Villains:

  • Horace Stone (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Ben Troy (Single appearance)
  • John Blake (Single appearance)
  • Larry Hart (Single appearance)
  • Roger Drews (Single appearance)

Locations:

Items:

  • None

Vehicles:

  • None

Synopsis for "World Wide Manhunt"

To prove a man innocent of murder, John Jones must find three members of the Adventurers’ Club in spots across the globe and locate the one who can testify in his friend’s behalf.

Notes

  • "Death in Dinosaur Hall" is reprinted in Batman Annual #6.
  • Professor Hale from "Death in Dinosaur Hall" is not be confused with Professor Haley, leader of the Challengers of the Unknown.
  • This issue includes a one-page "Casey the Cop" humor strip by Henry Boltinoff.
  • This issue includes a one-page "Buzzy" strip titled, The Deep, Dark Secret
  • The mechanical dinosaur featured in this issue is not the one that can be regularly seen in the Batcave.

Trivia

  • The word dinosaur is misspelled as "Dinasaur" on the cover to this issue.



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