The Animal King

Real Name

Martin Blake

First Appearance

Aces 3 Comics (unknown issue)

Original Publisher

Anglo-American Publishing

Created by

Doris Slater

 Golden Age Origin

Martin Blake was an adventurer operating in Africa who possessed a mystic power over all animals, earning him the nickname "The Animal King." He used this power to battle witch doctors, slavers, and the like.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Aces 3 Comics vol. 1 #3-5


  • First credited creation by Doris Slater, one of the only women working in Canadian comics, who later left Anglo-American for Bell Features and created Penny's Diary (a popular Archie-like strip aimed at young girls).

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