Real Name: Dennis Temple
Identity/Class: Human technology user
Affiliations: Rita Wilson (fiancee)
Enemies: Professor Phineas T.Krakpott; Mr.Shoestring
Known Relatives: None
Aliases: Blackheart Benny (a role he played)
Base of Operations: Los Angeles
First Appearance: Triple Threat Comics #1 (Gerona / Special Action Comics, Inc, 1945 - see comments)
Powers/Abilities: Good fighter. Employs a variety of gadgets.
History: Actor Dennis Temple, best known for playing villains the audience loved to hate in movies made by Monster Pictures, was secretly the masked scourge of crime known as the Menace.
Comments: Menace also appeared in K.O. Comics and Top Spot Comics. Exactly what was his first appearance is unclear - Triple Threat came out in October 1945, K.O. Comics in "Winter" 1945, and Top Spot was a reprint of K.O. (or perhaps the other way around).
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