Real Name

Aunt Vanza

First Appearance

Amazing Man Comics #7 (November 1939)

Original Publisher


Created by

John Giunta & Malcolm Kildale

Golden Age Origin

The leader of an evil organization with a goal of "Universal Domination", the Hood was both the aunt and arch-nemesis of the Magician From Mars. As Aunt Vanza, the Hood refused to allow her niece to travel to Earth, even resorting to putting her in a "Supersteel Room" to keep her on Mars. Eventually, the Magician from Mars discovered the Hood and her aunt were one and the same.

Powers and Abilities

The Hood had the ability to become intangible and teleport.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Amazing Man Comics #7-11

See Also

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