Superheros thru the Years1941

  • So here we are in 1941 there was 25 alone that year.

  • So hang on here we go…  

  • 1 each in January, February and March,

Black Terror from creators Richard E. Hughes and Don Gabrielson. Wore black costume with gold trim, on front chest symbol of skull and crossbones, red and blue reversible cape. Had super strength, limited invulnerability, and like to use machine guns.

Professor Supermind and Son by Alan Moore and Pete Hogan. Possessed super powers were invulnerability and ability to fly. Wore blue bodysuit, red belt, gloves and boots.

Captain America from creator Jack Kirby and Joe Simon. Abilities include peak physical condition, enhanced physical and mental facilities, skilled in armed and unarmed combat, expert in technical strategy, field command and carries vibranium steel alloy shield that was red, white and blue. Outfitted in red, white and blue chainmail costume with wings on mask.

  • 2 in April.

Starman from Gardner Fox and Jack Burnley. He was intelligent, gifted inventor, good at hand-to-hand combat. Other abilities were via gravity and cosmic rods. Which included flight, stellar energy, light and heat projection. Also had a force field, simple energy construction generative ability and was telekinetic. Suit was red and green bodysuit, yellow star on front, yellow briefs, helmet with fin on the top, yellow boots and gloves.

Doctor Mid-Nite by Charles Reizenstein and Stanley  Aschmeier. Had power to see light via infrared lenses, night vision. Wore costume with crimson moon symbol was red and black, green cape with hood, yellow breifs, black mask, red boots and gloves.

  • 1 each in May and July,

Sarzon the Sorcerer created by John B. Wentworth and Howard Purcell. Was an accomplished wizard. Possession of mystical Ruby of Life allowed him to control anything he touched. Donned a tuxedo, red cape, yellow turban with red gem.

Hawkgirl from Gardner Fox and Evelyn Gaines. Most powers came from ninth metal or Nth metal. Which included flight and reincarnation. Also had Nth gravity-defying belt and archaic weaponary. She had exceptional senses and hearing from long term exposure to the Nth metal, super endurance, could communicate with birds, healing Factor, super strength and vision, skilled in hand-to-hand combat, temperature regulation and multilingualism. Wore green and gold shirt, green pants, gold and red boots, big gold wings, black and red wrist guards. Continue reading