Rising new opera singer from South America in The Hangman story of MLJ comic book Pep Comics
#32 (October 1942). He's starring in the new South American opera The Swamp
when he's attacked onstage by The Bullfrog
. The Bullfrog is really former opera star The Great Pagini
, who has turned into a violent alcoholic. He attacks Lesco because the press called him "better than Pagini." The Hangman saves the day.