Public Domain Super Heroes
Dr. Mortal
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Real Name

Dr. Mortal

First Appearance

Weird Comics #1 (1940)

Original Publisher

Fox Features

Created by

Bert Whitman


Dr. Mortal was an elderly, brilliant mad scientist who lived outside the city with Marlene, his attractive young niece. Marlene discovers her uncle is creating monsters such as his Super Automaton, Man-Ape, and the Infra-Red Monster.

Public Domain Appearances

  • Weird Comics #1-16
  • The Flame #4

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