- There's one person who usually has the last laugh on killers — The Hangman!
- -- The Hangman
Appearing in "Hangman Special Case No. 1"
- Thelma Gordon (Hangman's soon-to-be wife)
- Mary Carroll
- John Sheldon (Dies)
- George Carroll (Dies)
- Prexy Fallon (Dies)
- Sheldon's assistant (Dies)
- Jack Skeeter
- Mr. Skeeter
Synopsis for "Hangman Special Case No. 1"
A beautiful teacher charms several men into doing very bad things, including murder.
Appearing in "Hangman Special Case No. 2"
- Linda (Dies)
- Tony (Dies)
- Jingling Brothers Circus
Synopsis for "Hangman Special Case No. 2"
Charles, a circus clown, kills a woman after she refuses his marriage proposal. The murder is witnessed by her friend Tony, and he is promptly killed too. Tormented with grief, and yet wanting the last laugh, Charles puts make up on his victim's faces as grinning clowns. During a pursuit by the Hangman, Charles runs up the high ladder inside the Big Top tent, becomes dizzy and slips to his death.
Appearing in "Hangman Special Case No. 3"
- The Jackal (Dies)
- Brother Abbot
- Brother John
- Mr. Strong (Dies)
Synopsis for "Hangman Special Case No. 3"
The Jackal escapes the Hangman and takes rufuge in an old monastery. Now disguised in Monks clothing, he continues his nightly ritual of thievery and brutal murders. Soon, he goes after Bob Dickering suspecting that he must be The Hangman.
- Special Comics continues as Hangman Comics #2 and then continues its numbering as Black Hood Comics with issue #9.
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