Twentieth-century comic book author known for his use DC Comics. He most famously done the Batman, The Adobe flash, Sandman, Justice Culture of America, and Hawkman comics. He researched law at NY City’s St. John’s University. Through the Great Melancholy era, he quit his legal profession to function for DC Comics. He released short tales and books under such pencil titles as Tex Slade, Robert Starr, and Jefferson Cooper. He grew up inside a Roman Catholic family members in NEW YORK. As a kid, he was influenced by the task of Edgar Grain Burroughs.