Banshee. Jim O'Donnell's stepfather is killed in Ireland by the masked villain the Scorpion, and Jim emigrates to the U.S., where he finds the Scorpion and defeats him. O’Donnell decides to begin fighting crime, to stop others from being hurt the way his stepfather was. The Banshee has the power of flight. He fights criminals like the murderous Crimson Abbot. The Banshee appears in stories with titles like “The Scorpion Strikes Back” and “Cursed Wealth.”
First Appearance: Fantastic Comics #21 (Fox), Aug 1941. 5 appearances, 1941-1942. Created by Louis Cazeneuve and ?
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