The Green Turtle, by Chu Hing
The Green Turtle

Chu F. Hing was a Chinese-American artist who worked for the US comic book industry in the 1940s. He is best know as the creator of 'The Green Turtle', a Chinese-American superhero fighting the Japanese published in Rural Home's Blazing Comics in 1944-45. He was a penciller and inker on (mainly romance and crime) features for Timely, including 'Two-Gun Kid', 'Tex Taylor', 'Tex Morgan' and 'Human Torch'. He drew 'Dusty Rhodes' for Fiction House, 'Dan'l Flannel' and 'Sergeant Spook' for Novelty and contributed to Public Enemies (D.S. Publishing) and Heroic Comics (Easter Color Printing). He additionally did inks on features for Better Publications, and in the early 1950s, he was working as an inker for Avon Comics.

Last updated: 2012-07-29

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