Real Name: Cal Dalton
Identity/Class: Human mutant (born with powers)
Occupation: Newly elected Police commissioner
Affiliations: Hank (detective), Gail (secretary) (girlfriend?)
Enemies: O'Leary Gang
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Police commissioner's office, unidentified city
First Appearance: Man Of War #2 (Centaur, January 1942)
Powers/Abilities: Flight, superhuman strength, invulnerable to bullets
History: Cal Denton fought crime as the newly elected police commissioner, but when the law could not stop the criminals, he would don a colourful costume to battle them on their own ground as the Ferret.
Comments: Information supplied by Jim Ludwig.
He notes that the "Series starts as if the Ferret has been fighting crime for years although it is his first recorded adventure."
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
The Ferret, a Timely detective
Ferret, Protector from Malibu Comics, who was based on / inspired by this Ferret, but resembles him in names only
Ferret, Marvel Comic's Warpie
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