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The man known as Subtitle was an assistant to the criminal Murky. He had short black hair, narrow eyes, and pointed ears.

Subtitle was the only person who could understand Murky's muddled speech. Murky relied on Subtitle to interpret for him.

Subtitle was a willing accomplice in Murky's counterfeit merchandise ring. He was later arrested.


  • At the time of his encounter with Dick Tracy, Subtitle had no previous convictions for criminal activity, but he was suspected to have been involved in a case known as "the Marseilles Connection".
  • Subtitle's appearance resembled that of a Vulcan, an alien race in the Star Trek science fiction franchise who are known for their pointed ears.