(January 1943)

Hillman, 1941 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
Ed Cronin
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Biro
Inks:
Charles Biro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]; Iron Ace [Captain Robert Britain] (inset); Black Angel [Sylvia Manners] (inset); Sky Wolf [Larry Wolfe] (inset)
Reprints:
Keywords:
Birdie

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from Al Camy ? to Biro by Craig Delich 2012-12-19.

[Secrets of the Bird-Plane] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro; Dick Wood
Pencils:
Al Camy
Inks:
Al Camy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]; President Franklin Delano Roosevelt; General Kato (introduction); Kritzel
Reprints:
Keywords:
Birdie

Indexer Notes

The story is continued from last issue. Some sources state that Tony DiPreta began to illustrate Airboy stories for a while from the 2nd story on, and that Al Camy only drew the first story.

The Return of Genghis Khan (Table of Contents)

SkyWolf / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Leav
Inks:
Mort Leav
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
SkyWolf [Larry Wolfe]; Cocky Roche; The Judge; The Turtle; the Dog-Boys (introduction); General T.R. Shaw (introduction); Adolf Hitler (villain); Genghis Khan (villain)
Reprints:

[Origin (?) of Skinny McGinty] (Table of Contents)

Skinny McGinty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPreta
Inks:
Tony DiPreta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Skinny McGinty (introduction, origin)
Reprints:

[Suspected of Treason] (Table of Contents)

Iron Ace / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Kida
Inks:
Fred Kida
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Iron Ace [Captain Robert Britain]; Spencer (introduction); Lord Marley (introduction); Kless (villain, introduction); the Nazis (villains)
Reprints:

Air Convoy (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Nathaniel Nitkin
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

[The Menace of Madam Claw] (Table of Contents)

The Black Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Cassone
Inks:
John Cassone
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Black Angel [Sylvia Manners]; Mia Kah (introduction, death); Madame Claw (introduction, death); Emperor Hirohito (villain)
Reprints:

[The Miniature Invaders] (Table of Contents)

Bald Eagle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Sahle
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Bald Eagle; Colonel Armstrong (introduction); Bobbie Armstrong (introduction); Japanese army
Reprints:

The Man With the Mechanical Face (Table of Contents)

Flying Dutchman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Flying Dutchman; Dutch patriots [Helena]; Nazis; Major Franz Hamm (introduction)
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [Secrets of the Bird-Plane]
    Airboy
  3. 2. The Return of Genghis Khan
    SkyWolf
  4. 3. [Origin (?) of Skinny McGinty]
    Skinny McGinty
  5. 4. [Suspected of Treason]
    Iron Ace
  6. 5. Air Convoy
  7. 6. [The Menace of Madam Claw]
    The Black Angel
  8. 7. [The Miniature Invaders]
    Bald Eagle
  9. 8. The Man With the Mechanical Face
    Flying Dutchman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.