Foster father of Amethyst, a professor of English at Hudson University. When Marion delivered her first born, it died soon after its birth. A flash of citrine light gifted them a new baby, which they raised as their daughter.
In an effort to taunt Amethyst, Child claimed Amy's prolongued absence drove Marion insane. Herb divorced her and remarried a couple of times, the third time to a wealthy heiress.
- Although this character was originally introduced during DC's Earth-One era of publication, their existence following the events of the 1985–86 limited series Crisis on Infinite Earths remains intact. However, some elements of the character's Pre-Crisis history may have been altered or removed for Post-Crisis New Earth continuity, and should be considered apocryphal.
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