Public Domain Super Heroes
Captain Tootsie

Real Name


First Appearance

Ace Comics #76 (July 1, 1943)

Original Publisher

Tootsie Roll Industries

Created by

C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza


Captain Tootsie was a superhero created to advertise a product. He would always need to consume a Tootsie Roll for a sudden boost of energy in whatever task he needed to perform.

He had a sidekick, a boy named Rollo, and two other young cohorts named Fatso and Fisty (the three of whom, along with the Captain himself, made up the Secret Legion).

Public Domain Appearances

  • Various advertisements (including Ace Comics #76)
  • Captain Tootsie #1-2

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