Planet Payson
Planet Payson

Real Name

Planet Payson

First Appearance

Planet Comics #2 (1940)

Original Publisher

Fiction House

Created by

Witmer Williams and Morley Starr

Golden Age Origin

Planet Payson was a secret agent who was investigating the smuggling of ionite, a miraculous metal from Mercury. He discovers after some detective work that Hal and a gang of smugglers have been using a space comber ship to smuggle the ionite. He is captured by the smugglers but escapes. He destroyed their ships and turned them into the authorities. He had no powers, but wielded a ray gun.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Planet Comics #2, 6-8


Planet Payson's story in issue #7 was later re-colored as Punch Powers in Lucky "7" Comics #1.

See Also

Golden Age Heroes Blog

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