J.B. Winthrop

Religion: probably indeterminate

Name: J.B. Winthrop

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Journey Into Mystery (vol. 1) #89 (Feb. 1963): "Barker's Body Shop!"

Creators: Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Sol Brodsky

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: The Stranger

Ally: Carl Barker

Occupation: millionaire

Race: white

Gender: male

Note: jazzed up car was stolen by alien

J.B. Winthrop was a very wealthy man. He owned a Lincoln Continental car, which he asked Carl Barker to customize as a present for his teenage child.

An alien known only as the "Stranger" was stranded on Earth. The Stranger was working for Carl Barker, masquerading as a regular Earth human. The alien helped customize the car, but when Barker tried to cheat him out of his pay, the alien stole the souped-up vehicle and flew it back to his home planet.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Journey Into Mystery (vol. 1) #89 (Feb. 1963): "Barker's Body Shop!"

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