FRANKIE

Real Name: Frankie (last name unrevealed)

Identity/Class: Human

Occupation: Criminal

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto, Petey, Rico, Vincenzo/"Vince"

Enemies: Daredevil (Matt Murdock)

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

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

First Appearance: Daredevil I#299 (December, 1991)

Powers/Abilities: Frankie is a physically powerful man capable of using pool cues as weapons

Height: Unrevealed
Weight: Unrevealed
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Blonde

History: (Daredevil I#299) – Criminal Vincenzo was among a group of men, including his paisan Frankie as well as Petey and Rico, who were excited to see Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto demonstrate his superior pool skills, all having made bets on the gang. "Buchetto" (who had secretly been replaced by a disguised Matt Murdock) fostered rumors about connections between Hydra and the Kingpin. Frankie and Vincenzo tried to attack "Buchetto," drawing guns and rushing him but he easily knocked them both out.

Comments: Created by D.G. Chichester, Lee Weeks and Al Williamson.

Profile by Chadman.

CLARIFICATIONS:
Frankie should not be confused with:


Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto

(Daredevil I#299 (fb) – BTS) – Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto, a criminal out of Chicago, was well known for his superior pool skills. He planned a trip to New York City with a big gang, where men had placed bets on his game, but he was knocked unconscious with a nerve pinch by Matt Murdock, who then covered him in booze.

(Daredevil I#299) – Buchetto woke up in his car to police, who assumed he'd been drunk and passed out behind the wheel.


--Daredevil I#299 (299 (fb) – BTS, 299


Petey

(Daredevil I#299) – Petey was among a group of men excited to see Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto demonstrate his superior pool skills, all having made bets on the gang. "Buchetto," secretly Matt Murdock in disguise, fostered rumors about connections between Hydra and the Kingpin. Frankie and Vincenzo tried to attack "Buchetto," drawing guns and rushing him but he easily knocked them both out.



--Daredevil I#299


Rico

(Daredevil I#299) – Rico was among a group of men excited to see Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto demonstrate his superior pool skills, all having made bets on the gang. "Buchetto," secretly Matt Murdock in disguise, fostered rumors about connections between Hydra and the Kingpin. Frankie and Vincenzo tried to attack "Buchetto," drawing guns and rushing him but he easily knocked them both out. When "Buchetto" rushed out, Rico realized he'd had left his pool cue and Rico rushed outside with it but "Buchetto" was already gone.

--Daredevil I#299


Vincenzo/"Vince"

(Daredevil I#299) – Criminal Vincenzo was among a group of men, including his paisan Frankie, excited to see Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto demonstrate his superior pool skills, all having made bets on the gang. "Buchetto," secretly Matt Murdock in disguise, fostered rumors about connections between Hydra and the Kingpin. Frankie and Vincenzo tried to attack "Buchetto," drawing guns and rushing him but he easily knocked them both out.


--Daredevil I#299


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Daredevil I#299, p4, pan1 (Frankie fighting Matt Murdock, main)
Daredevil I#299, p4, pan4 (Frankie, supplemental)
Daredevil I#299, p5, pan3 (Salvatore "Sidepockets" Buchetto)
Daredevil I#299, p1, pan1 (Petey)
Daredevil I#299, p4, pan2 (Rico)
Daredevil I#299, p1, pan2 (Vincenzo/"Vince")


Appearances:
Daredevil I#299 (December, 1991) – D.G. Chichester (writer), Lee Weeks (penciler), Al Williamson (inker), Ralph Macchio (editor)


First Posted: 06/07/2019
Last updated: 06/07/2019

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