Commissioner Gordon appears to have been assassinated during the opening of a new bridge. A copy of Hemmingway's 'For Whom The Bell Tolls' nearly blows up the Batmobile. Both incidents are clues to the Bookworm's latest scheme. Batman and Robin interrogate The Bookworm's henchwoman Miss Limpet but deduce she is leading them into a trap. And while Batman intends to walk right into it, it is Robin who falls first.
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Did You Know?
One of Bookworm's literary influenced clues referenced the Sherlock Holmes book A Study In Scarlet. Sherlock Holmes has long been acknowledged as an inspiration for the Batman character. See more
Bruce and Dick watch Commissioner Gordon being shot on their color television, yet the shot of somebody falling off the bridge is in black and white. See more
I solemnly swear by my oath as a crimefighter that this outrage will not go unavenged!