(November 1951)

Hillman, 1947 Series
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Volume:
6
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Brand:
A Hillman Publication
Editing:
Edward Cronin
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Indexed from a scan from http://digitalcomicmuseum.com.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

The Well-Etched Rainy Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Luke McGee (crook); Mickey (crook)
Synopsis:
The map where their loot is hidden is tattooed on the back of one of the crooks.

Indexer Notes

Prentice is credited on both pencils and ink on this comic book by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Hand of Paavo Pranda (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

The Floating Book (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks:
Bill Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

Drury of the River (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

The Homing Pigeon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Olesen
Inks:
George Olesen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dave Crispin; Phil Crispin; Connors (cop)
Synopsis:
Dave's bad luck is to have a hoodlum kid brother.

Indexer Notes

Olesen can be spotted by his very realistic faces with heavy eyebrows and sharp eyes. He is credited on crime stories for Hillman by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Hound of Cul de Sacque (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

The Greeter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Well-Etched Rainy Day
  3. 2. The Hand of Paavo Pranda
  4. 3. The Floating Book
  5. 4. Drury of the River
  6. 5. The Homing Pigeon
  7. 6. The Hound of Cul de Sacque
  8. 7. The Greeter
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • James Ludwig