GEORGE ALEC

Real Name: George Alec

Identity/Class: Human

Occupation: Writer

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: Daredevil (Matt Murdock), Gardner

Enemies: Freak-Face, Itch, Man-Bull, the Professor

Known Relatives: Dia "Dee-Dee" Alec (wife)

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: New York City, New York, USA

First Appearance: Daredevil I#78 (July, 1971)

Powers/Abilities: George Alec was a talented writer in good physical shape.

Height: 5'10" (by approximation)
Weight: 175 lbs. (by approximation)
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Brown

History: (Daredevil I#78 (fb) – BTS) – To celebrate new successes in his writing career, George Alec (a Yale graduate) and his wife Dia (whom he sometimes called "Dee Dee") moved to New York City from Connecticut. 

(Daredevil I#78) – George pulled Dia into an alley for a kiss when three criminals, Bull, Itch and Freak-Face, accosted them, seeking to kidnap them as experiments for the Professor. When Bull wanted to enjoy Dia himself, George stood up to him, calling Bull a troglodyte, and Bull began hitting George as Dia begged him to stop. Daredevil intervened, fighting off the criminals with George helping DD fight the trio off. Daredevil took George and Dia to district attorney "Foggy" Nelson for help but Nelson refused. He then took the Alecs to the home of Matt Murdock, whom he said was out of town, so they could stay safe. Later, they went out for a hamburger, not knowing that Freak-Face and Itch were looking for them.

(Daredevil I#79) – George and Dia were taken to the Professor, who was prepared to experiment on them. George tried fighting back but was ineffective until Daredevil arrived, then Man-Bull and Daredevil battled. The hero got the Alecs to safety and soon defeated Man-Bull. Although Daredevil offered to let the Alecs keep staying at Matt Murdock's home, they met up with Gardner instead.

Comments: Created by Gerry Conway, Gene Colan and Tom Palmer.

George Alec is based on sci-fi author George Alec Effinger a co-worker of Gerry Conway at Marvel, who was at the beginning of an illustrious career. Google him!
--Markus Raymond

Profile by Chadman.

CLARIFICATIONS:
George Alec has no known connections to:


Dia "Dee Dee" Alec

(Daredevil I#78 (fb) – BTS) – Dia "Dee-Dee" Alec moved to New York City from Connecticut with her husband, writer George Alec. 

(Daredevil I#78) – George and Dia were attacked by three criminals, Bull, Itch and Freak-Face, and they began beating George. Daredevil attacked, driving the criminals off. After Daredevil reached out to "Foggy" Nelson, he put the Alecs in the home of Matt Murdock to stay and they later went out for food.

(Daredevil I#79) – George and Dia were attacked again and taken to the Professor but Daredevil saved them, battling Man-Bull. They later met up with Gardner.


--Daredevil I#78 (78 (fb) – BTS, 78-79


Gardner

(Daredevil I#78 – BTS) – George and Dia Alec were going to meet with their friend Gardner but they were accosted by criminals and missed the meeting.

(Daredevil I#79) – George and Dia finally met with Gardner, who found them after an adventure with Daredevil.




--Daredevil I#79 (78-BTS, 79,


images: (without ads)
Daredevil I#79, p14, pan2 (George and Dia Alec, main image)
Daredevil I#78, p5, pan3 (George Alec, headshot)
Daredevil I#78, p5, pan5 (Dia Alec)
Daredevil I#79, p19, pan6 (Gardner)


Appearances:
Daredevil I#78 (July, 1971) – Gerry Conway (writer), Gene Colan (penciler), Tom Palmer (inker), Stan Lee (editor)
Daredevil I#79 (August, 1971) – Gary Friedrich, Gerry Conway (writers), Gene Colan (penciler), Tom Palmer (editor)


First Posted: 06/03/2018
Last updated: 06/04/2018

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