The Woman in Red, Thrilling Comics #2 (Part 2 of 3)

The Woman in Red. Perhaps the first female costumed comic book superhero, the character was created by writer Richard E. Hughes and artist George Mandel for Thrilling Comics #2 (March 1940), published by Nedor Comics. The Woman in Red is the secret identity of policewoman Peggy Allen. Frustrated by the limitations of her job, Peggy creates a secret identity. She wears a red, floor-length coat, hood, and mask. [Source: Wikipedia]