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    The Batman (Columbia, 1943). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Chapter 14 -- "The Executioner Strikes." Columbia's 15 episode serial was the first screen appearance of DC Comics' Caped Crusader. Here, Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder battle Dr. Daka, a Japanese mastermind of a wartime espionage/sabotage group. Daka has an arsenal of weapons including a radium-powered death ray, a classic alligator pit to dispose of enemies, and a gizmo with the ability to turn men into electronic zombies. Posters from this early Batman serial are very rare and seldom come up for sale. There has been restoration in the woman's face and to several holes in the body of the poster. There was fold wear and a tear with a small amount of paper loss in the chapter box, and scuffs in the field. Very Good on Linen.

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