Public Domain Super Heroes
The Mallet

Real Name


First Appearance

Daredevil Comics #11 (June 1942)

Original Publisher

Lev Gleason

Created by

Lin Streeter and Bob Wood?


The Mallet was a Japanese military commander who infiltrated the Chinese army during World War II. He appeared to be very tall (possibly 7-8 feet tall), and his right forearm had been replaced by a heavy metallic mallet-like weapon which he used to strike his enemies. He and his accomplice, Tiang, were exposed by Pat Patriot, but the Mallet managed to esacpe into China to plan his revenge.

Public Domain Appearances

  • Daredevil Comics #11