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Quote1.png "Burbank speaking. Report from Cliff Marsland. He is established as a member of Gats Hackett's new gang. Job set for to-night. Ready to leave at half past eight. Clyde Burke is following. Will report upon signal from Marsland. Mob outside Archive Building. Attack planned on diamond syndicate office. Half past nine is zero hour." Quote2.png

Appearing in "The Shadow's Shadow"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • The Shadow's Agents:


  • Felix Zubian (dies)
  • Douglas Carleton (dies)
  • Stanford Devaux (dies)
  • Squint Freston (a spotter; dies)
  • Gats Hackett (dies)
  • Zipper Marsh (dies)
  • Dobie Wentz (dies)
  • Diamond Bert Farwell (mentioned only; in prison)

Other Characters:


  • New York City


  • Girasol Ring


Synopsis for "The Shadow's Shadow"

An International criminal, Felix Zubian, trails The Shadow. It is revealed that during WWI, Zubian learned of an aviator in the air forces of the United States, one called "The Black Eagle," because of his penchant for flying at night. Zubian believes he has found the aviator who has now taken on a new identity as The Shadow!



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See Also

Recommended Reading

  • Stories revealing insight into The Shadow's origin can be read in the following issues:

Links and References

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