Secret Agent X-9 was a comic strip created by writer Dashiell Hammett (The Maltese Falcon) and artist Alex Raymond (Flash Gordon). Syndicated by King Features, it ran from January 22, until February 10, Contents. [hide]. 1 Premise and publication history; 2 In comic books. United States; Scandinavia. Secret Agent X-9 is a Universal movie serial based on the comic strip Secret Agent X It was the second serial with this name, the first was released by Universal in Contents. [hide]. 1 Plot; 2 Cast; 3 Production. Stunts. 4 Chapter titles; 5 References; 6 External links. Plot. On a neutral island in the Pacific. Secret Agent X Created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Despite being a collaboration between possibly the greatest private eye writer of all time, and one of the all-time great comic strip artists, the action/adventure strip Secret Agent X-9 was always something of a disappointment. The strip was originally.
Action · A secret agent goes after the gang that stole the crown jewels of a European monarchy. Action · American, Chinese and Australian agents join forces to stop the Nazis from obtaining the formula for synthetic fuel. Secret Agent X-9 (Library of American Comics) [Dashiell Hammett, Leslie Charteris, Alex Raymond, Charles Flanders] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. When Secret Agent X-9 premiered in January , King Features could proudly boast that its new adventure strip was written by the world's most.
One of the best-known pulp writers of the s, Hammett also wrote a comic strip. Commissioned by the King Features Syndicate as an attempt to cash in on the popularity of Chester Gould's Dick Tracy, with artwork by Flash Gordon's Alex Raymond, Secret Agent X-9 ran from January to late In an excellent.