Van Peyson

Religion: indeterminate

Name: Van Peyson

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Batman (vol. 1) #3 (Fall 1940): "The Crime School for Boys!!"

Creators: Bill Finger, Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson, George Roussos

Number of Appearances: 1

Employer: Van Peyson Apartment

Occupation: business owner

Gender: male

Van Peyson was never actually seen in this story. The Van Peyson Apartment was mentioned, however, and was the setting for the scene that took place on page 10. Crime boss Big Boy Daniels sent some of his criminal gang to rob the safe at the Van Peyson Apartment. Robin was present (working undercover) when Daniels made this assignment. Thus Batman was able to be present when the criminals broke in. Batman defeated and apprehended the criminals.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Batman (vol. 1) #3 (Fall 1940): "The Crime School for Boys!!" (business/store name)

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