From 1934 to 1939 America thrilled to the adventures of Secret Agent X — the "man of a thousand faces" — as he battled futuristic weapons and mad scientists. The true identity of Secret Agent X was never revealed. He used his mastery of disguise to work undercover for the U.S. government. With his aide, newspaper reporter Betty Dale, and his secretive government handler K-9, he battled weird and fantastical threats to America for forty-one amazing issues. Secret Agent X returns in these vintage pulp tales, reissued for today’s readers in electronic format.
Table of Contents:
“X” Scourge of Criminals
A Feature-Length Secret Agent “X” Novel
The Hooded Hordes
by Paul Chadwick writing as Brant House
The shadow of fear hung darkly from coast to coast. With boiling lead that stilled men’s tongues, and bombs that mangled human bodies, The Hooded Hordes threatened America. Their spies were everywhere. Their power was growing daily. And against this dread secret society went the Man of a Thousand Faces, gambling with defeat and horror at every step he took.
The Secret Council — Column
Behind the scenes with Secret Agent “X”
The Playfair Cipher — Article
Learn how to “break” it
by Joe Archibald
Detective Gil Talbot was on a vacation — and the first thing he stumbled across was a human hand.
Five Minutes To Death
by Emile C. Tepperman
His life lay in the two hands of a clock.
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