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Quote1.png Perhaps you'll be more concerned when I tell you that only a complete confession of your real identity will save the life of Rutledge Mann. Keep silent - and you'll have the pleasure of seeing him roasted alive! Quote2.png
--Benedict Stark

Appearing in "Murder Genius"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • The Shadow's Agents:


  • Benedict Stark
  • Marie (Millicent Whitney's maid)
  • Bruce Clifton (a banker; dies)
  • Charlie Paine (a factory foreman; dies)
  • Tony (a thug; dies)

Other Characters:

  • Doctor Rupert Sayre (mentioned only)
  • Millicent Whitney (Stark's secretary; dies)
  • Andrew Marshall (factory owner)
  • Larry Waldo (a superintendent)
  • Wilbur Stengel (a lawyer)
  • Howard Paxton (a British scientist; dies)
  • Tim Ryan (a factory worker; dies)


  • The Bermudas
  • Stark's tropical island
  • New York City



Synopsis for "Murder Genius"

Continued from Shadow Magazine #196.

The warped brain of the Prince of Evil, matches wits with The Shadow, master over crime - as The Shadow attempts to rescue one of his secret agents from the murder genius!



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