"The Doom Puzzle": This story is reprinted from Shadow #1.

Quote1 [I am] one who loathes small, greedy creatures who prey on men... Quote2
The Shadow

Appearing in "The Doom Puzzle"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • The Shadow's Agents
    • Margo Lane (First appearance)
    • Burbank (First appearance)
    • Moe Shrevnitz (First appearance)
    • Harry Vincent (First appearance)


  • Osgood Bamber (Dies)
    • his large gang

Other Characters:



  • set of diagrams for experimental submarine


  • The Shadow's Autogyro
  • Bamber's Submarine (discussed, not seen)

Synopsis for "The Doom Puzzle"

This story is reprinted from Shadow #1.

The Shadow and his agents prevent an army of criminals from blowing up the George Washington Bridge, stealing a truck load of worn-out currency, and escaping in an experimental submarine.

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Look at how sad this is making Batman. You did this.



  • As the Shadow drives down a highway, there is a billboard advertisement for Marlene Dietrich's film, Blonde Venus.

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