Note: Hawkes is an incarnation of the ancient Egyptian prince, Khufu Kha-Taar ( Hawkman).
|Citizen of the United States during the 19th Century.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
|United States of the 19th Century.|
|Base of Operations|
|Arizona Territory of the 19th Century.|
Normal human with skills as a marksman and horseman proficient with a lariat and bullwhip.
Effective hand-to-hand combatant with excellent skills as a tracker and woodsman.
Bullwhip: Lash used to corral livestock.
Lariat: Rope used to ensnare livestock.
Nightwind: Jet-black stallion.
Revolvers: 19th Century model six-shot pistols.
|Western Comics #5 (Oct. 1948)|
|Robert Kanigher & Charles Paris|
A mysterious avenger riding from out of the East, a masked man garbed in ebony with a white hawk upon his chest struck a blow for justice in the Arizona Territory during the 19th Century.
Traveling under the identity of Hannibal Hawkes, he worked as a handyman from his covered wagon workshop.
Riding his jet-black stallion Hawkes proves a potent force for law and order in the old west as Nighthawk.