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Detective Comics comic books issue 298 1960-1962

  • Issue #298
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 298
    • 1" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($9.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Water damage.

    First 12-cent cover price. Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Challenge of Clay-Face" (1st modern Clay-Face appearance) starring Batman and Robin, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin are part of a charity exchange when they encounter Clayface, a super-criminal with the power to change his body into any shape imaginable thanks to its clay-like constitution; Clayface uses his extraordinary powers to steal the charity money by shaping his body into a giant python, a giant saw blade and finally a giant eagle, flying away with the money. People Are People! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Don Cameron. "The Man Who Impersonated J'onn J'onzz" starring John Jones Manhunter from Mars, art by Joe Certa; Jonzz helps an actor make a comeback by impersonating him on stage. Lefty Looie humor half-page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Secret Sentry Of The Sea" starring Aquaman and Aqualad, art by Nick Cardy; Aquaman and Aqualad guard a yacht where two countries are working on a peace plan to stop the war. 32 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

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    $200 DETECTIVE COMICS 298 1st SA App CLAYFACE II 1961 KEY Batman COMPLETE Low Grade
    $300 BATMAN DETECTIVE COMICS 298 - KEY 1ST SILVER AGE CLAY FACE & ORIGIN - GOOD 2.0
    $850 DETECTIVE COMICS #298 CGC 6.0 C/OW PAGES 1ST APP SILVER AGE CLAYFACE 1961