Martin Nodell, creator of Green Lantern, RIP

 Files Mart1 Martin Nodell, creator of the Green Lantern, has died at the age of 91. The Green Lantern, based on a New York subway train operator holding a green lantern, debuted in 1940. Nodell later worked on the ad team that developed the Pillsbury Doughboy. (Image of Nodell from a fan's Green Lantern site.)
Link to AP obituary