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When a small time crook discovers the secret identity of Jack-in-the-Box, he thinks to blackmail the hero, but some secrets might just be better left kept.

A small time hood learns the secret identity of Jack-In-The-Box.

In this issue we meet a small time hood named Jack Baschsinger. who prides himself on keeping his eyes open and learning things.

In this case, on a dark night as he escapes from the police, he runs into an alley where he sees Jack in The Box removing his costume. Thinking he can find out who he really is, and that he can make a lot of money off of him, he hangs around the neighborhood. So Jack sees him with his girlfriend and learns his name.

Thinking of what to do about knowing Jack N The Boxes name he begins to fear reprisals from the hero himself.

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ASTRO CITY VOL.1 #3 0

In this issue we meet a small time hood named Jack Baschsinger. who prides himself on keeping his eyes open and learning things.In this case, on a dark night as he escapes from the police, he runs into an alley where he sees Jack in The Box removing his costume. Thinking he can find out who he really is, and that he can make a lot of money off of him, he hangs around the neighborhood. So Jack sees him with his girlfriend and learns his name.Thinking of what to do about knowing Jack N The Boxes n...

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