Abdul the Arab

Real Name

Abdul Bey

First Appearance

Smash Comics #1 (Aug. 1939)

Original Publisher


Created by

Vernon Henkel

Golden Age Origin

Abdul the Arab was a young Arabic warrior and son of a chieftain named Ali Bey. Eventually, Abdul became an ally of British Intelligence solving crimes and freeing captives such as Englishmen and even a captured Chinese princess named Mulan. His enemies include villains such as Sunyan Tse, the Masked One, and the Worshipers of the Sun God. He was assisted by his close friend Hassan.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Smash Comics #1-24

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