The Religious Affiliation of
Gene Powers

Religion: manifestly non-religious CBR Scale: I

Name: Gene Powers

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Action Comics (vol. 1) #18 (Nov. 1939): "Superman's Super-Campaign"

Creators: Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Superman, Lois Lane, Senator Hastings

Ally: Trixie
Ally: Hamilton
Employer: Morning Herald

Occupation: reporter

Gender: male

Note: crooked tabloid reporter; blackmailed U.S. Senator

An interesting trivia note is that, as far as we can tell, Gene Powers was the first person ever to be shown being spied on by Superman (or Clark Kent) using his X-ray vision. This took place on page 5 of the Superman story in Action Comics #18 (Nov. 1939).

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Action Comics (vol. 1) #18 (Nov. 1939): "Superman's Super-Campaign"

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