Somehow My original post was deleted?! So I am hurriedly replacing it now.
The character: CAPTAIN BATTLE!
BONUS- Here’s a classic page from his first adventure courtesy of my PDSH friends at the
Amazing Golden Age Heroes Blog:
The Men Without Fear: Creating DareDevil documentary: Interviews with DareDevil writers and artists- Brian Bendis,Gene Colan,Stan Lee,David Mack,Frank Miller,Joe Quesada,Johnny Romita,John Romita Jr. and Kevin Smith.
Drawing Superheroes – Famous comic book artists drawing superheroes- technique, technique, TECHNIQUE! including; John Romita, Joe Kubert, John Buscema, Bill Sienkiewicz, Dave Gibbons & Travis Charest.
Random Reads: “The Red Ruby of Garloth” by Don Glut and Jesse Santos
– from Diversions Of The Groovykind
Here he is- everybody’s OTHER favorite curtain-masked PDSHero – THE HOOD!
Quote the PDSH Wikia:
FBI Agent Craig Williams gets frustrated at the criminals who escape the law and operate outside the FBI’s jurisdiction, so he puts on a costume and fights crime. He has no super powers. Continue reading “Public Domain Superhero Day: THE HOOD Sketchcard!”
UPDATE: I’m so glad to have found out that 13 is a Vermont Superhero! Interested? Then read on true believer!
Truly one of the least popular, most obscure and oddly named Public Domain Superhero is 13. Created by writer Dick Wood(!), co-creator of Airboy, and artist Bernard Klein(Dr. Fate, Green Arrow).I couldn’t find any anecdotes to explain why this numerical nonpareil of nomism and his nitid nupsom, Jinx , were created, other than to be another half-baked Batman and Robin crime-fighting duo that Lev Gleason hoped to cash in on(and likely fill pages in the latest issue of Daredevil Comics). Continue reading “Public Domain Hero Day: 13 & JINX! UPDATED-He’s a VERMONTER!”