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The Hornet. The Hornet was created by Sam Merwin, Jr. (Amy Brewster, James Burt) and appeared in The World Adventurer #1-3 (1934).

The Hornet is adventurer Jerry Bonner, who is

Adventurous as Don Quixote, practical as Abraham Lincoln, as stern and as kind as either, and as sensationally a protector of the weak, Jerry Bonner hunts out injustice and smites it. His blows are heavy but he turns a light face to the world. He is a vastly entertaining fellow. He is of today, of this very hour, a character of the age of the new deal.

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