Public Domain Super Heroes
Black Lion
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Real Name

George Davis

First Appearance

Wonderworld Comics #21 (January 1941)

Original Publisher

Fox Features

Created by

Jerome Peters


George Davis, a very successful (and therefore bored) big game hunter, decides to go after the most dangerous game and begins hunting criminals. He is never specifically said to have superpowers, but the stories show him surviving otherwise mortal wounds in superhuman fashion.

He is helped by his side-kick, Cub.

Black Lion battled Blitz, the notorious super-criminal.

Powers and Abilities

He is cat-like in his agility and strength and is a good fighter.

Public Domain Appearances

  • Wonderworld Comics #21-27

Black Lion and sidekick, Cub.

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