"A Vow from the Grave" is written by Denny O'Neil and illustrated by Neal Adams and Dick Giordano. On this rainy night we find Kano Wiggins.... has escaped death row from a large eastern prison with the Batman pursuing him. Crossing a rope bridge over a canyon the fleeing escapee decides to cut the bridge leaving the Batman to fall into the canyon. The Batman leaps for a sturdy looking branch on the canyon wall. As he climbs to the top ,Kano is waiting wielding his knife. The Batman quickly takes out Kano then suddenly is slammed in the back of his head .When the Batman gets his bearings back he sees a "nightmarish giant" ready to attack again. The Batman avoiding the giant 's grasp, puts him in a sleeper hold and renders him unconscious.