Appearing in "Your Servant of Death -- Dr. Darrk"
- Count Orsoni (Single appearance) (A Shipping Magnate)
- Mara Thursday (Single appearance) (Count Orsoni's Cousin)
- Baron Orsoni's Villa
Synopsis for "Your Servant of Death -- Dr. Darrk"
Batman is lured into a deathtrap in the home of a shipping magnate marked for death by Dr. Darrk and the League of Assassins, but may have a saint on his side.
Appearing in "The Explosive Circle!"
- Mal (First appearance)
- Shelley Simms (First appearance)
Synopsis for "The Explosive Circle!"
When a residential building is blown up, the sole clue is a book taken out from Gotham Public Library. Finding the book is popular among young hippies/protesters, Barbara Gordon decides to investigate further as Batgirl. Tracing the address of the last person to take out the book in question, Batgirl finds that it belongs to a girl who is a member of the youth group Peaceful Protest. However, when Batgirl informs her the book was found at the site of a bombing, the girl freaks out and slams the door on Batgirl.
Tailing the young woman to a theater known as "Up Against the Wall Baby", Batgirl soon stumbles upon the groups leader Mal who has decided peaceful protesting no longer works and wants to begin using more violent methods. Finding Batgirl at their latest rally, she is knocked out during a performance and when she comes too, she finds that Mal has placed her in a room rigged to explode should she step out of the circle she is standing on.. This story is continued next issue.....
- "The Explosive Circle!" is reprinted in Showcase Presents: Batgirl #1.
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