Don Winslow of the Navy
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Don Winslow #6 cover from Fawcett

Real Name

Don Winslow

First Appearance

Don Winslow, U.S.N. Comic Strip (1934)

Original Publisher

Bell Syndicate

Created by

Frank V. Martinek

Golden Age Origin

Don Winslow was a veteran of the first World War and a member of the agency of naval intelligence. The agency had Don handle threats such as villains with names such as Dr. Centaur, the Dwarf, the Crocodile, Dr. Q, and the Scorpion. He also battled Singapore Sal a villainous pirate who also fought fellow sailor Lance O'Casey. He was assisted by Lieutenant Red Pennington and dated nurse Mercedes Colby. Mercedes was the daughter of Don's commanding officer Admiral Colby.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Don Winslow of the Navy comic strip (March 5 1934-July 30 1955)
  • Don Winslow of the Navy #1-69 (Fawcett)
  • Don Winslow of the Navy #70-73 (Charlton)
  • Crackajack Funnies #1-43 (Dell)
  • Four Color #2,22 (Dell)
  • Mammoth Comics #nn (Dell)
  • Popular Comics #1-19, 22, 26-27, 75, 80, 83 (Dell)
  • TV Teens #6 (Charlton)

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