- He's no gorilla, that fellow. If he had been, he'd have quit. This was his first try at murder. It's the new ones who are the toughest sometimes. They're after blood; they don't calculate. Too bad I had to shoot him; I wouldn't have had a chance, if I hadn't.
Appearing in "The Creeper"
- The Shadow's Agents:
- The Creeper (Donald Shiloh; dies)
- Jeffrey (Shiloh's valet)
- Rick Parrin (the Creeper's lieutenant; dies)
- Carning (Parrin's gang; captured)
- Gus (Parrin's gang; captured)
- Nick Curlin (dies)
- Kayo (Curlin's henchman)
- Zimmer Funson (bookie; dies)
- Hal (Zimmer's gang; shot by Cardona)
- Jocko (Zimmer's gang; captured)
- Steve (Zimmer's gang; dies)
- Tom (Zimmer's gang; captured)
- Wally (Zimmer's gang; dies)
- Reggie Spaylor (an athlete; dies)
- Townley (a bookie; captured)
- Dopey Delvin (a thief; dies)
- Slugger Haskew (a thief; dies)
- Acting Inspector Joe Cardona
- Stanley, the chauffeur
- Dr. Rupert Sayre (cameo)
- Norris and Woodling (private detectives)
- Tobias Clavelock
- Egbert Doyd
- Mehitabel Doyd (sister of Bigelow Doyd)
- Theresa Doyd (granddaughter of Bigelow Doyd)
- Jerry Kobal
- Mark Lundig
- Bigelow Doyd (dies)
- Wilfred (Doyd's servant)
- Myram (Doyd's servant; dies)
- New York City
- Cobalt Club
- Townley's (a slot machine establishment)
- New Jersey
- Lamont Cranston's estate
Synopsis for "The Creeper"
- Synopsis not yet written.
- Sanctum Books reprinted "The Creeper" in The Shadow Double-Novel Reprint #88.
- After the shootout in Townley's, Joe Cardona shot one of Zimmer Funson's henchman.
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