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Quote1.png The Shadow? I can only describe him as a shadow -- that came from nowhere and vanished into nothingness. Quote2.png
--Harry Vincent

Appearing in "The Living Shadow"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • The Shadow's Agents:


  • Diamond Bert Farwell (as Loo Chow)
  • English Johnny
  • Spotter
  • Birdie Crull
  • Tony
  • Jake
  • Ezekiel Bingham
  • Jenks
  • Howard Burgess (dies)
  • Steve Cronin
  • Croaker (dies)

Other Characters:

  • Detective Joe Cardona (1st print appearance)
  • Inspector John Malone
  • Miss Carrington (Claude Fellows' secretary)
  • Robert J. Scanlon (dies)
  • Elbert Joyce
  • Kennedy
  • Mr. Smithers


  • New York City
  • Long Island
  • Holmwood Arms


  • A Chinese Disk (coin)
  • Girasol Ring
  • Laidlow Jewels


  • Taxi Cab

Synopsis for "The Living Shadow"

Aided by legman Harry Vincent and desk-man Claude Fellows, The Shadow follows a Chinese coin and a trail of dead men to an explosive final, swift and surprising... a headlong confrontation with one of the most cunning brains in gangland.


  • Reprint history:
  • Several characters introduced in this issue will appear again in future stories:


See Also

Recommended Reading

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