Name: Mr. Hooks
First Appearance: Marvel Graphic Novel: The Punisher: Intruder (Sep. 1989): "The Intruder"
Number of Appearances: 1
Defended or Helped by: The Punisher
Note: black; alleged Communist ties; Attorney General candidate
Mr. Hooks, an Africa-American candidate for U.S. Attorney General, was targeted for assassination by Global Security, Inc. because they thought he had Communist ties. Such ties were never proven. This ardently anti-Communist group was stopped before they could carry out the assassination.
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