The Owl

The Owl as he was in the 1940'sReal Name: Nick Terry

Identity/Class: Normal human

Occupation: Special investigator

Affiliations: Owl Girl (sidekick - Bell Wayne in the Dell version, Laura Holt in the Gold Key version); Belle Wayne (reporter, friend)

Enemies: Pantherman, Ma Madespo; Birdmen Bandits (the Eagle, the Vulture, the Raven), the Spectre

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Yorktown

First Appearance: Crackajack Funnies #25 (Dell Comics, July 1940)

Powers/Abilities: Good fighter. His cape can be used as a hang-glider / parachute. Drives a flying Owlmobile armed with both a blacklight ray which casts darkness, and with Owl Bombs. Uses robotic Owlos able to see through the blacklight ray, track opponents and attack them; controls the Owlos with ultrasonics.

History: Seeing that the police were hampered by rules and regulations that allowed criminals to go free, special investigator Nick Terry donned a costume and armed himself with high tech gadgets to become the crimefighting Owl. He was swiftly joined by his gossip columnist girlfriend, Belle Wayne, who became his sidekick Owl Girl.

Dell's Owl during his 1960's revivalComments: None

CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with

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