Scarlet Arrow

Real Name: Alan Bidell

Identity/Class: Normal human

Occupation: Dilettante

Affiliations: Roxanne (girlfriend)

Enemies: Jingle Man

Known Relatives: Unidentified mother, Eben Bidell (grandfather), Rick Crouchley (cousin), unidentified ancestor

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: U.S.A.

First Appearance: Black Cat Comics #5 (Harvey, April-May 1947)

Powers/Abilities: World class archer.

History: Decrying the crimes of his age, wealthy dilettante Alan Bidell wished he could live in the "soft" times his ancestors had, only to dream of one such ancestor chastising him, telling him he was unworthy of the family's noble name and to get out and do something about that crime. When his grandfather was threatened by the serial killer known as the Jingle Man, Alan borrowed a replica of his ancestor's costume, and put to use his skills as a champion archer and All-American fullback to become the crimefighting Scarlet Arrow.

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