"The King of the Jungle"
Detective Comics 59
General Information
Series: Detective Comics
Issue Number: 59
First Published: January, 1942
Previous Issue: Detective Comics #58
Next Issue: Detective Comics #60


"The King of the Jungle"Edit

While traveling across country by train, Dick Grayson spots the Penguin. As Robin, Dick and Batman investigate and learn that Penguin is turning in crooks for reward money, then breaking them out of jail. Batman recognizes some of the men Penguin is with and deduces where the crooks will show up next. The Dynamic Duo face off against the crooks aboard a river boat on the Mississippi River, but Penguin disappears after the fight and is presumed dead.


"The King of the Jungle"Edit


  • Batman
  • Robin
  • The Penguin
  • Lefty Larry (Only appearance)
  • Bignose Murphy (Only appearance)
  • Mike the Tramp (Only appearance)





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