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Quote1 People Who Throw Bombs at Glass Houses Shouldn't Get Away With It! Quote2
-- Batman

Appearing in "The Man Who Lived in a Glass House"Edit

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Supporting Characters:

Adversaries:

  • Basil Grimes (Single appearance)[1]
  • Tiny (Single appearance)[1]

Other Characters:

  • Ray Arliss (Single appearance)[1]

Locations:

Items:

  • Hand Grenades
  • Batman Badge

Vehicles:

  • Car in Glass Garage

Synopsis for "The Man Who Lived in a Glass House"Edit

Batman and Robin meet Ray Arliss, the designer of a glass house. Crooks attempt to shatter the house, but Batman stops them. Arliss explains that his former partner turned rival Basil Grimes is out to prove his steel house is superior. Grimes continues to attack, but Batman and Robin stop his attempt to destroy the house. Finally, lightning strikes both houses, ruining the steel one. Grimes is defeated, and the glass design is proved superior.

[1] plot summary at dcindexes.com

Appearing in "Dead Men Can Tell Tales"Edit

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Static the Parrot

Adversaries:

  • Swami Abdul/Oily (Single appearance)[1]
  • Swami's Aides

Other Characters:

  • Mrs. Van Pelt

Locations:

Items:

  • Crystal Ball
  • Smoke Pellet

Vehicles:

  • Unknown

Synopsis for "Dead Men Can Tell Tales"Edit

Air Wave discovers that the mother of a friend of his is getting scammed by a crooked medium calling himself Swami Abdul, who uses gimmicks to make her think he can contact the spirit of her dead son. Air Wave discovers that the Swami is actually a murderer named Oily who is wanted for the murder of a couple of other rival gangsters. Air Wave turns the tables on Oily and makes him think he is haunted by the spirits of the murdered criminals which leads him to run in panic and eventually get himself captured.

Appearing in "Molar Mobsters"Edit

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Adversaries:

  • Chick

Other Characters:

  • Payroll Delivery Man
  • Dr. Damon
  • Dr. Damon's Nurse

Locations:

Items:

  • Laughing Gas

Vehicles:

  • Unknown

Synopsis for "Molar Mobsters"Edit

Slam & Shorty break up a gang who uses stolen laughing gas from a dentist's office in order to rob from victims.

Appearing in "Brooklyn Wants a Kingdom"Edit

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Adversaries:

  • Unknown

Other Characters:

  • Unknown

Locations:

  • Unknown

Items:

  • Unknown

Vehicles:

  • Unknown

Synopsis for "Brooklyn Wants a Kingdom"Edit

  • Synopsis not yet written.



NotesEdit

  • "The Man Who Lived in a Glass House" is reprinted in Batman Archives #5.
  • This issue also features a "Three-Ring Binks" story.


TriviaEdit

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See Also


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  1. First and only known appearance to date besides flashbacks
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