O’Leary, Spark. Spark O’Leary is a hard-boiled two-fisted crime-solving radio reporter (“radio newshawk”). His cases are typical for hard-boiled reporters: murderers, kidnapers, and swindlers, like the fake Countess de Rossini, who turns out to be a blackmailer.
First Appearance: Keen Detective Funnies v2n10 (Centaur), Oct 1939. 13 appearances, 1939-1940. Created by Bill Ely.
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