In Chapter 5 of Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941), the Scorpion’s plan to obtain the six lenses that will allow him to locate the powerful Scorpion Tomb continues. Captain Marvel is determined to stop him, but the Scorpion proves to be a formidable adversary.
Meanwhile, Betty Wallace, a reporter investigating the Scorpion’s activities, becomes involved in the plot when she is kidnapped by the Scorpion’s henchmen. Captain Marvel sets out to rescue her and manages to fend off the henchmen with his incredible strength and agility.
As the chapter progresses, Captain Marvel realizes that the Scorpion’s plan is more complex than he initially thought. The villain has obtained one of the lenses from an archaeological expedition and is hot on the trail of the remaining lenses.
In a thrilling sequence, Captain Marvel confronts the Scorpion and engages in a fierce battle, but the Scorpion manages to escape. The stakes are higher than ever before, and it becomes clear that Captain Marvel will need to use all of his skills and abilities if he is going to stop the Scorpion’s evil plan.
As the chapter ends, viewers are left on the edge of their seats, wondering what will happen next in this thrilling serial. Will Captain Marvel be able to stop the Scorpion before it’s too late, or will the villain unleash the power of the Scorpion Tomb and wreak havoc on the world?