Adv 48 Adv 53 Jimmy Martin is introduced and the Minute Men of America are formed.

Adventure 54 In Adventure 56 Thorndyke was introduced (the kid with the cap and the checked shirt) He quickly replaced Jimmy as the head Minute-Man.

In Adventure 71 Rex invents a Miraclo Ray to replace the pills he was taking to give him an hour of power. In Adventure 74 Thorndyke develops his own costume