Quote1 Now, here's Toro's real origin -- a story almost nobody has ever heard before. Quote2
-- Human Torch

Appearing in "The Fire That Died!"Edit

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Other Characters:

  • "Pops"
  • Ellie




  • H.M.S. Forester

Synopsis for "The Fire That Died!"Edit

As a gravely wounded Toro is transported to a Allied hospital, Jim Hammond recounts the true origin of his young partner Toro as well as one of their early adventures against Asbestos Lady and her henchmen.

  • Goodwin is consulting editor.
  • This issue contains a letters page, "O.K. Axis, Here We Come!". A letter is published from Dwight R. Decker.
  • This is the first silver age story to mention Jim Hammond's alter ego role as a New York police officer. He served in this role in the Golden Age of Comics/Timely era.

  • No trivia.

See AlsoEdit

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