In Chapter 11 of Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941), Betty Wallace and her brother Whitey are taken hostage by the Scorpion’s men, who are trying to use them as leverage to get Captain Marvel to surrender himself.
Meanwhile, Billy Batson is investigating the Scorpion’s hideout when he is ambushed and captured by the villain himself. The Scorpion plans to use a device called the Cyclotrode to destroy Captain Marvel once and for all.
With Billy and the Wallace siblings in danger, Captain Marvel must act quickly to rescue them and stop the Scorpion’s evil plan. In a thrilling sequence, Captain Marvel fights off the Scorpion’s henchmen and manages to locate the Cyclotrode just in time to prevent it from going off.
However, as the chapter ends, Captain Marvel is still in danger as he confronts the Scorpion face to face. The stakes are higher than ever before, and it remains to be seen whether Captain Marvel will emerge victorious.