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Jenkins, Jinx. Jinx Jenkins was created by Rudolph Fisher and appeared in The Walls of Jericho (1928) and The Conjure Man Dies (1932).

Jinx Jenkins is a working-class African American in Harlem. In his second appearance he is a suspect in a murder case which a black police detective, Perry Dart, is called in to solve.

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