Rocket. Rocket is a brave, two-fisted white adventurer who crashes his rocket in the “Diamond Empire, hidden wonder of the world,” which lurks behind an impassable barrier. It is ruled by the beautiful Queen of Diamonds, descendant of the first white ruler of the Diamond Empire. The Queen and Rocket fall in love and have various Flash Gordon-like adventures. They appear in stories with titles like “City of the Batmen,” “City of the Hawkmen,” and “Chief of the Ape Men.”
First Appearance: Pep Comics #1 (Archie), Jan 1940. 12 appearances, 1940-1941. Created by Lin Streeter and ?
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