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Howard Purcell (b. November 10, 1918 – d.April 24, 1981) was a writer.

Professional History

Howard Purcell was an American comic-book artist and writer active from the 1940s (Golden Age) through the 1960s (Silver Age). With John B. Wentworth, he co-created Sargon the Sorcerer and the Gay Ghost (renamed in the 1970s the Grim Ghost) for All-American Publications. Purcell also drew the cover of Green Lantern #1 in 1941.

Work History