The Jivaro Headhunters were a group of natives that lived in the Mato Grosso state of Brazil. They worshiped their leader Kepiquoatzi. In 1941, they were visited by the Deviant Warlord Kro who was then posing as the Greek God Pluto. He would spread the Green Plague, a devastating disease in the region and have the Jivaro headhunters to prevent the humanitarian efforts of the American medic Dr. Clay. The plague would also bring doctors Ruth Holden and Ralph Rand. Accompanying the two doctors would be the Eternal Makkari who was posing as Harry Cane and operated as the hero known as Hurricane at the time.
The Jivaro would attempt to prevent the doctors from administering a cure, and they would slay Dr. Clay, and shrink his severed head. Hurricane would discover that Clay created an antidote to the plague while Ruth and Ralph were captured by the headhunters. Hurricane would hand them the cure and send them to safety, then use his powers to destroy the castle which the Jivaro operated out of seemingly slaying the entire tribe.
Equipment: The Jivaro had the supplies needed to shrink severed heads.
Transportation: None known.
Weapons: The Jivaro were armed with spears.
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