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Kara, The Jungle Princess
Kara

Real Name

Lieutenant Jane Howell

First Appearance

Exciting Comics #39 (June, 1945)

Original Publisher

Nedor

Created by

Al Camy

Golden Age Origin

Jane Howell was on a plane piloted by Major Christopher "Kit" Walker, when it crashed into a lake in the jungles of Nairobi. The native, Baldayo was killed in the crash, but gave Jane and Chris a magical powder that allowed them to walk away from the crash unharmed. They soon found a kingdom called Arohiti under the lake. The Arohitians believed her to be their lost 2,000-year-old princess, Kara. Jane was convinced to assume the identity of Kara, and swore to protect the peaceful kingdom against the evil Targala, who wished Kara for his bride. Walker became the captain of her guard.

Powers/Abilities

Jane Howell was a nurse in the U.S. Army. With the special powder from Baldayo, Jane is now immortal and impervious to injury. She can be a brutal fighter when called to defend herself. She usually carries a dagger, and many have felt the thrust of its blade.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Exciting Comics #39-49
  • Fighting Yank #21

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