Real Name: Richard Wormly
Identity/Class: Normal human
Occupation: Assistant to the Editor-in-Chief of the Daily Bugle
Group Membership: Daily Bugle newspaper
Affiliations: J. Jonah Jameson
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: New York City, USA
First Appearance: Amazing Spider-Man I#19 (November, 1964)
Powers/Abilities: The extent of Wormly's education in the field of journalism is unrevealed.
(Amazing Spider-Man I#19) - Wormly brought J. Jonah Jameson news of Spider-Man's return and his capture of a gang of bank robbers, just as Jameson was being introduced in a lecture hall to give a speech titled "How I proved Spider-Man is a cowardly fraud." As Jameson made a hasty exit, Wormly told the puzzled introductory speaker that he was leaving because he didn't feel well.
Comments: Created by Stan Lee (writer) and Steve Ditko (art).
Wormly's first name and position at the Daily Bugle were revealed in the Daily Bugle entry in the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Spider-Man: Back in Black Handbook.
Profile by G Morrow.
CLARIFICATIONS: Richard Wormly has no known connections to
Amazing Spider-Man I#19, p4, pan8 (main image)
Amazing Spider-Man I#19, p4, pan4 (close-up)
Amazing Spider-Man I#19 (November, 1964) - Stan Lee (writer and editor), Steve Ditko (illustrator)
Last updated: 05/17/08
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