Real Name: Peggy Shane
Identity/Class: Human transformed by magical artifact
Occupation: High school student
Affiliations: Golden Lad
Enemies: Unidentified criminals
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Unknown
First Appearance: Golden Lad #5 (Spark Publications)
Powers/Abilities: Super-strength, flight, invulnerablity
History: One day, Tommy Preston (secretly Golden Lad) accidentally drops the golden heart which gives him his superpowers on the sidewalk. Tommy doesn't realize it, but a tiny splinter of the gold remains on the sidewalk when Peggy Shane, one his of his schoolmates, comes along soon afterwards. The golden shard catches her eye, and when she picks it up, is transformed into Golden Girl in a brilliant flash of light. From this, she quickly surmises Golden Boy's real identity and soon foils a gang of criminals who disguise themselves as policemen.
Comments: Created by Mort Meskin.
Thanks to Mason Pech for filling me in on most of Golden Girl's details.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
Golden Girl, Timely's Golden Age heroine
Golden Girl, member of the Kid Commandos
Any Additions/Corrections? Please let me know.
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