Quote1.png You know, Burke, I've got an idea why this crook calls himself The Python. That's a big snake, a python, that can strangle anything up to the size of a tiger. Say, he's got crust, this fellow, calling himself The Python! Quote2.png
--Joe Cardona

Appearing in "The Python"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • The Shadow's Agents:


  • Danton Califax (The Python; dies)
  • Laxley (The Python's signalman)
  • Coilmasters:
  • Luke Duronne (dies)
  • Lem Hurdy (tug boat skipper)
  • Doc
  • Albert Thurney
  • Gunner (mentioned only)
  • Warthrope (Califax's servant)
  • Warring (Thurney's valet)
  • Bevo (small-time crook)
  • Butch (small-time crook)
  • Chuck (small-time crook; dies)
  • Tony (small-time crook; dies)

Other Characters:


  • New York City
  • Balboa Apartments
  • Hotel Bragelonne
  • The Cambia Hotel
  • The Legrand
  • The Shadow's Sanctum
  • Versailles Place
  • New Jersey



  • Tropical (steamship)

Synopsis for "The Python"

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  • No trivia.

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