Peter Venner

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Peter Venner

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: The Atom (vol. 1) #6 (Apr.-May 1963): "The Riddle of the Two-Faced Astronaut"

Creators: Gardner F. Fox, Gil Kane, Murphy Anderson

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Howard Crane

Defended or Helped by: The Atom

Occupation: assistant, astronaut

Worked for: Wizardo the Great

Gender: male

Note: magician's helper dressed as astronaut

Peter Venner dressed as an astronaut in his role as the assistant to stage magician Wizardo the Great. Accounts describing this story are not entirely clear about the actual status of Mr. Venner. Some refer to him as an astronaut. It seems most likely that the astronaut's uniform was just a gimmick for Wizardo's act, but one would need to read the story carefully to be certain.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
The Atom (vol. 1) #6 (Apr.-May 1963): "The Riddle of the Two-Faced Astronaut"

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