Atoman. Barry Dale, while working as a nuclear scientist at the "Atomic Institute," unconsciously absorbs the "power of the atom" and gains superpowers as a result. He uses his new abilities to fight crime. His powers include super-strength, flight, speed, invulnerability, "atomic vision," and being able to heat his body so that he can weld metal with his hands. He appears in “The Making of the Mightiest Mortal” and “The Vanishing Vandals.”
First Appearance: Atoman Comics #1 (Spark Publications), Feb 1946. 2 appearances, 1946. Created by Ken Crossen and Jerry Robinson.
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