Real Name

Jim Slade

First Appearance

Crack Comic #10 (1941)

Original Publisher


Created by

Fred Guardineer

Golden Age Origin

Press photographer, Jim Slade, was the crime fighter and magician known as Tor. His disguise consisted of a fake mustache and a stage costume. His magic powers came from spelling backwards and gave him a multitude of powers such as being bulletproof and control over ice. He often came to the rescue of his colleague, reporter Lucy Slade. In all his recorded adventures he fought mundane gangsters.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Crack Comics #10-26

See Also

International Hero

Golden Age Heroes Directory

Merlin and Tor at DC Cosmic Teams