•“Archer S. Gray, was a retired professor of
Archaeology, Columbia University, he was a tired-looking man of sixty, stoop shouldered
but wiry, with iron gray hair. He was in a faded blue robe and had spectacles
pushed up on his forehead.”
(Avenger # 2, The Yellow Horde, Chapter III, “Mexican Bricks and Murder.”)
•“One was an elderly man, white, white hair and
large rimmed spectacles, his slightly stooped shoulders were draped in an
ill-fitting, though immaculate, frock coat; a shiny silk hat added to the incongruity
of his garb in an African jungle” and “Professor Archimedes Q. Porter adjusted
his spectacles” (Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter XIII, “His Own Kind”).
•Nellie Gray has Blonde hair like Jane Porter and Gray eyes like John ‘Tarzan’ Clayton.