In 1942 the entire state of New York was terrorized by the Jelly Men protoplasmic creatures created by the Imperial Japanese army to ravage the United States. The creatures were slain by the Vision. In 1944, a group of gas racketeers working the shores of Long Island were involved in the blackmarket sale of gasoline during the heaviest rationing period of the war until they were stopped by the Sub-Mariner.
In the 1950s, during the height of the Cold War, Secret Service agent Kent Blake uncovered communist spies providing secrets to Chinese agents who were hidden in a sub off the coast of Long Island.
At a training camp in Upstate New York, Steven Rogers tried to make a new life for himself, working as a boxer until he heard about the Avengers disappearance and left to look for them.
Some time later, the Avengers were searching the Wasp, who had been kidnapped by Yellowjacket, in a small city in Upstate New York, where they spotted them as they were exiting city hall. Yellowjacket was attacked, but the Wasp stopped them, telling the group that they shouldn't fight Yellowjacket because they were going to be married.
Points of Interest
- Adirondack Mountains
- Castner County Prison
- Catskill Mountains
- Christ's Crown
- Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters, aka Institute for Higher Learning
- Doctor Doom's Castle
- New York State Prison
- Serpent Citadel
- Sing Sing
- Hellfire Club Building
Smith (Warden) (Earth-616)
Smith was the warden of a large, modern Upstate prison, which was given a prototype stun-ulator by Tony Stark. In the same occasion, detainee Living Laser escaped and teleported immediately, before Iron Man could stop him.
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