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Deebs, Joe. Joe Deebs was created by the German author Joe May (Maud Gregaards, Stuart Webbs) and appeared in twenty-eight films from 1915 to 1920, beginning with Das Gesetz der Mine; in 1924 he appeared in Joe Deebs, Najsilniejszy Czlowiek i Najlepszy Detektyw na Swiecie #1-5.

Joe Deebs is a German Great Detective modeled on both Sherlock Holmes and Nick Carter (I). However, Deebs has and uses far more gadgets than the Holmes, including phials of oxygen, miniature acetylene torches, and bulletproof vests.

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