The Religious Affiliation of
Lester Drake

Religion: manifestly non-religious CBR Scale: I

Name: Lester Drake

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel Timely

First Appearance: Marvel Mystery Comics #8 (June 1940): "Gold and Greed"

Creators: Ben Thompson

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Ka-Zar, Barrie Richards, unnamed tribal chief

Location: Africa

Gender: male

Lester Drake killed Barrie Richards - a man who inherited a gold mine - because the man refused to use the local African natives as slave laborers. Drake thought nothing of using the Africans as slaves to gold mine. The local tribal chief enlisted the help of Ka-Zar to deal with the situation. Ka-Zar the Great (a.k.a. David Rand) thwarted Drake's villainy. The villainous Lester Drake died at the end of the story.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Marvel Mystery Comics #8 (June 1940): "Gold and Greed"

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