Martin, Presto. “Presto Martin, who was voted the least likely to succeed while at college, has startled the nation with his courageous challenge to crime. Since his appointment as Captain of Detectives, only the boldest of criminals dare to operate in his city. As a youth Presto spent many hours studying Sherlock Holmes’ scientific methods of disguise, and through tireless effort he also has become a master of this art.” He appears in stories with titles like “Molo’s Reign of Terror,” “The Hunchback Who Couldn’t Talk,” and “The Glitter Girl and the Hillbilly. “
First Appearance: Silver Streak Comics #7 (Lev Gleason), Jan 1941. 12 appearances, 1941-1942. Created by ?
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