Batman (1940 series) #386 (A Multi-Title Crossover) [SET] — The False Face Society

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Roman Sionis, a cosmetics king, loses control of his company and becomes the criminal Black Mask to take revenge. 

Black Mask targets members of the Wayne and Janus boards using masks filled with deadly corrosive makeup.

His next two targets:

His former love Circe,

And none other than Bruce Wayne himself!

 

 

Collecting issues #386-387 Plus the Crossover issue Detective Comics #553.

 

 

Batman (1940 series) #386
By Doug Moench & Tom Mandrake. 
“Losing Face”  Black Mask pt. 1 (of 3) 
Roman Sionis, a cosmetics king, loses control of his company and becomes the criminal Black Mask to take revenge.  The Story Continues in Detective Comics #553
The First Appearance of Black Mask
Detective Comics (1937 series) #553
By Doug Moench & Klaus Janson.
“The False Face Society of Gotham”  Black Mask pt. 2 (of 3)      
Black Mask targets members of the Wayne and Janus boards using masks filled with deadly corrosive makeup. His next two targets: his former love Circe, and none other than Bruce Wayne himself! The Story Continues in Batman #387.  Plus, in the Green Arrow Backup Story, “Crazy from the Heat”, when a fire-throwing villainess named Bonfire traps Black Canary in a burning tenement, the Canary finds herself stricken by a phobia and unable to free herself. 
Batman (1940 series) #387
By Doug Moench & Tom Mandrake. 
“Ebon Masquery”  Black Mask pt. 3 (of 3) 
What Terrifying Secret Lurks Behind the Black Mask?