Alias








Black Hand
Nick Name
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Civilian ID

William Hand


Alias

Dr. Wilbur Palm


Occupation
Criminal
Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with a criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Coastville, California
Group Affiliation
Black Lantern Corps
Base of Operations
Mobile
Height
5' 9"
Weight
167 lbs.
Eye Color
Brown
Hair Color
Brown
Known Powers

Normal human gifted with a photographic memory which he uses to create schemes and devices used in crimes.


Accessories

Energy Siphon: Hand-held device used to absorb and redirect various forms of radiation including the energy of a Green Lantern Ring.


Common Enemies
Green Lantern II
Regularly Appearing
Green Lantern Vol. 2
First Appearance
Green Lantern Vol. 2 #29 (June, 1964)
Creator
John Broome & Gil Kane
Origin

The heir to the fortune of a wealthy and respected family, William Hand rejected respectability for pursuits of crime, apparently in a quest to bring scorn upon his family name.


Using his natural photographic memory, Hand compiled a tome of means and methods to commit his crimes as the Black Hand.


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