O’Casey, Lance. Lance O’Casey is a soldier of fortune who cruises the South Pacific in his ship, the Brian Boru, looking for adventure and profit. He battles everything from Yellow Perils to smugglers to pirates to cyclops and dragons to Leopard Men to Lost Cities in the Antarctic to Dukwadl, the Zombie Maker. O’Casey has no superpowers but is strong and good in a fight. He is helped by his pet monkey, Mister Hogan, by a child, Mike, and by the elderly Captain Daniel Doom. He appears in stories with titles like "The Black Mandarin," "The Isle of Lonely Gods," and "The Jungle Jive Cats."
First Appearance: Whiz Comics #2 (Fawcett), Feb 1940. 100+ appearances, 1940-1953. Created by Bill Parker and Bob Kingett.
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