Congo Bill. Congo Bill is an explorer, hunter and tracker who has typical explorer adventures: fighting angry natives and corrupt white men, monkey-men, witch doctors, wild animals, lost races, dinosaurs, Germans and Italians, communists, mummies, pirates, and so on. He appears in stories with titles like “The King of the Gorillas,” “The Bengal Woman,” and “A Modern Noah’s Ark.”
First Appearance: More Fun Comics #56 (DC), June 1940. 100+ appearances, 1940-1961. Created by Whitney Ellsworth and George Papp.
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