Angel (Marvel)(01 - Thomas Halloway)
Real Name: Thomas Halloway
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A costumed detective with no superpowers, the Angel is among the few such heroes to wear no mask, and in his Golden Age appearances makes no effort to conceal his identity as independently wealthy Thomas Halloway, a former surgeon. He later acquires the "mystic cape of Mercury", which allows him to fly, but he has used this ability only occasionally, as on his campaign against the foreign spy Cat's Paw.
The Angel was already active by the time of the first Human Torch and Sub-Mariner adventures, and active as far back as 1936. He fights alongside Namor against World War II "Nazombies", and was later retconned as a member of both the All-Winners Squad and the V-Battalion during the war.
Holloway remains active as an older character who was revealed as the primary force behind the murderous vigilante group Scourges of the Underworld, which has assassinated a large number of lesser supervillains and archcriminals. To escape USAgent, he fakes his own death.
One of the very 1st ever Marvel/Timely Comics super heroes. Created by Paul Gustavson.
First Appearance: Marvel Comics (1939) #1
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1939 Daily Bugle (2009)
All-New Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z (2006)
#12 All-Winners Comics (1941)
- 'Ultragirl to Arnim Zola'
#1 Avengers/Invaders (2008)
- 'Carnival of Fiends'
#10 Citizen V and the V-Battalion (2001)
- 'Past. Tense.'#12
- 'The Last Full Measure.'
Citizen V and the V-Battalion: The Everlasting (2002)
#1 Daring Comics (1944)
- 'Time Enough for Living'
Fallen Son: The Death of Captain America (2007)
#5 Fantastic Four (1961)
- 'The Death of Captain America, Chapter 5: Acceptance'
Flashback Golden Age Comic Reprints (1970)
#19 Marvel Comics (1939)
- 'The Sub-Mariner #1'
Marvel Comics (Faksimile) (1999)
Marvel Comics #1: 70th Anniversary Edition (2009)
Marvel Comics 70th Anniversary Celebration Magazine (2009)
Marvel Knights Spider-Man (2004)
#9 Marvel Masterworks: Golden Age Marvel Comics (2004)
- 'The Last Stand, Part 1 of 4'
Marvel Mystery Comics (1939)
Marvel Mystery Comics (1999)
Marvel Mystery Comics 70th Anniversary Special (2009)
Marvel Mystery Handbook 70th Anniversary Special (2009)
Mystic Comics (1944)
Mystic Comics 70th Anniversary Special (2009)
Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z (2008)
Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Golden Age Marvel 2004 (2004)
Spider-Man Comics Weekly (UK) (1973)
#158 Sub-Mariner Comics (1941)
- 'Super Spider-man with the Super-heroes'
The Avengers (1963)
The Marvels Project (2009)
The Twelve (2008)
The Twelve: Spearhead (2010)
#3 What If? (1977)
- 'Field of Angels'
- 'What If?...The Avengers Had Fought the Kree-Skrull War Without Rick Jones?'
Scourge of the Underworld
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