In Chapter 7 of Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941), Betty Wallace and her brother Whitey are in possession of one of the six lenses that will allow the Scorpion to locate the powerful Scorpion Tomb. The Scorpion’s henchmen are in hot pursuit, trying to obtain the lens by any means necessary.
Meanwhile, Captain Marvel continues his efforts to stop the Scorpion’s evil plan. He manages to track down one of the henchmen and learns the location of their hideout. Captain Marvel infiltrates the hideout and engages in a fierce battle with the Scorpion’s henchmen, but he is unable to locate the lens.
As the chapter progresses, the Scorpion’s plan begins to take shape. He manages to obtain another lens from a museum exhibit, and it becomes clear that he will stop at nothing to obtain the remaining lenses and locate the tomb.
The stakes are higher than ever before, and Captain Marvel realizes that he must act quickly if he is going to prevent the Scorpion from unleashing the power of the tomb. The chapter ends on a cliffhanger, leaving viewers on the edge of their seats as they wait to see what Captain Marvel will do next to stop the Scorpion’s evil plan.