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Detective Comics (1979) #483

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"Gotham's Great Kangaroo Race!"

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Gotham City's citizens don't know what to make of a kangaroo race sponsored by Bruce Wayne, but it's an elaborate ploy to allow Batman to capture an arms smuggler and his dealer.
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CharactersThomas Wayne; Martha Wayne; Bruce Wayne (as a child); Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joe Chill; Leslie Thompkins
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NotesColors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.
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NotesIntroduction and contents page on inside front cover.
16 pages Detective Comics story "The Curse of Crime Alley"
CharactersBatman [Bruce Wayne]; Leslie Thompkins; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback); Joe Chill (flashback); Maxie Zeus (introduction); Long John Logan
SynopsisOn the anniversary of his parents' deaths, Batman returns to Crime Alley to visit Leslie Thompkins, and discovers that Maxie Zeus is planning to take out a former associate with a plan that endangers innocent lives.
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NotesCredits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz was the editor on this title prior to Paul Levitz. Origin recap. Leslie Thompkins and Crime Alley previously appeared in Detective Comics #457.
8 pages Detective Comics story "The "Lights!...Camera!...Murder!" Contract!"
CharactersHuman Target [Christopher Chance]; Brad Nayle; Jessica Kincaid
SynopsisChance takes on the identity of Hollywood stuntman Brad Nayle to discover who's trying to kill him.
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NotesFeature continues from The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #144 (November 1978).
12 pages Detective Comics story "A Date with Batgirl"
CharactersBatgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Sergeant Rod Stromer
SynopsisBatgirl's fight against the terrorist members of the Squadron for the Advancement of Everybody is briefly interrupted when she agrees to go an a date with a shy sergeant.
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10 pages Detective Comics story "Return to Castle Branek!"
CharactersBaron Tyme [Clement Tyme] (villain); The Demon [Etrigan; Jason Blood]; Francine Langstrom [She-Bat] (flashback); Kirk Langstrom [Man-Bat] (flashback); Harry Matthews; Randu Singh; Glenda Mark
SynopsisBaron Tyme holds the Eternity Book and forces the Demon to lead him to Merlin's tomb. He opens it and finds it empty.
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10 pages Detective Comics story "Terminus!"
CharactersRobin [Dick Grayson]; Raven [Dave Corby] (villain); Card Queen [Duela Dent; Harlequin]; Lori Elton; Maze; Lieutenant Rick Tatem; Chief Frank McDonald
SynopsisThe Maze organization has recruited supervillains to assassinate Robin, but Robin still brings them down with the help of the New Carthage police and a surprise undercover operative.
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8 pages Detective Comics story "Gotham's Great Kangaroo Race!"
CharactersBatman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; James Gordon; Harcourt Bane ["Swagman" Ginty]; Harrison Juke
SynopsisGotham City's citizens don't know what to make of a kangaroo race sponsored by Bruce Wayne, but it's an elaborate ploy to allow Batman to capture an arms smuggler and his dealer.
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NotesCredits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Prepared as an entry in "The Public Life of Bruce Wayne" feature.
Happy Anniversary from the Whole Batman Family!
CharactersRobin [Dick Grayson]; James Gordon; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Joker; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]
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NotesBack cover. Letters credit from http://kleinletters.com/.
40 Years of the Ultimate Detective
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NotesInside back cover. Information on 40 years of Detective Comics.
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NotesInside back cover. Statement of October 1, 1978 Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 129,792 Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 69,285 Owner: DC Comics, Inc., wholly owned by Warner Communications, Inc., a publicly-held company, both at 75 Rockefeller Plaza, N.Y., N.Y. 10019
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Product Name Detective Comics (1979) #483
Characters Thomas Wayne; Martha Wayne; Bruce Wayne (as a child); Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joe Chill; Leslie Thompkins
Series Detective Comics
Publication Date Mar 31, 1979
Synopsis Gotham City's citizens don't know what to make of a kangaroo race sponsored by Bruce Wayne, but it's an elaborate ploy to allow Batman to capture an arms smuggler and his dealer.