(November 1943)

Hillman, 1941 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1943
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:
Fred Kida
Inks:
Fred Kida
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[Airboy Meets Valkyrie] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Airboy; Valkyrie; Airmaidens
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

1st appearance of Valkyrie (Liselotte Von Schellendorf) and the Airmaidens

[Zombies of the High Llama] (Table of Contents)

SkyWolf / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Giunta (signed)
Inks:
John Giunta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
Sky Wolf [Larry Wolfe]; Sky Wolf's Band [Cocky-Roche; the Judge; the Turtle]; High Llama (villain, actually a Japanese in disguise, death); the Llama's zombie followers (villains, all die)
Synopsis:
An archaeological society of October 28, 2985 A.D. discovers the wreckage of the 20th Century in their travels, including some movie film highlighting the exploits of Sky Wolf and his band in 1943, fighting over the jungles of New Guinea. They are captured by the High Llama and his zombie followers, and are hypnotized to go out and fight against the British forces.
Reprints:
Keywords:
New Guinea; Zenus Archaeology Society; zombies

Indexer Notes

The last panel blurb gives the title of next issue's story: "Prince of Evil."

[Swooner the Crooner] (Table of Contents)

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

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

[The Nazi Robot Bombers] (Table of Contents)

Iron Ace / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

How to Find a Marine (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl C. Hodges
Letters:
typeset

[The Plot to Destroy Mt. Rushmore] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Del Bourgo?
Inks:
Maurice Del Bourgo?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The Judas Sacrifice] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
The Black Angel [Sylvia Manners]; Jeff (pilot, death); Schmidt's wife; The Nazis [Lt. Schmidt (death); Hans; others un-named] (villains, some die)
Synopsis:
Sylvia reads in the newspaper that the Nazis are crying foul over R.A.F. pilot Jeff bombing their schools and hospitals. But he denies that, claiming that photos of him attacking these targets was doctored. When the Nazis murder Jeff, the Black Angel steps in to square accounts.
Reprints:

[The Dutchman's Ruse] (Table of Contents)

The Flying Dutchman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
The Flying Dutchman; Major Kurt Rausbeck (villain, death); Lt. Rausbeck (villain, Rausman's brother, pilot); Major Streeter (villain, pilot); The Nazis (villains, many die)
Synopsis:
The Dutchman and Rausbeck have an aerial battle and the Dutchman wins, while Rausman dies. Cleverly, the Dutchman switches uniforms and planes so that Nazi forces believed that their hated enemy is dead. Now the Dutchman is flying with the enemy and causing destruction all along the way.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Kiel; R.A.F.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [Airboy Meets Valkyrie]
    Airboy
  3. 2. [Zombies of the High Llama]
    SkyWolf
  4. 3. [Swooner the Crooner]
    Skinny McGinty
  5. 4. [The Nazi Robot Bombers]
    Iron Ace
  6. 5. How to Find a Marine
  7. 6. [The Plot to Destroy Mt. Rushmore]
    Bald Eagle
  8. 7. [The Judas Sacrifice]
    The Black Angel
  9. 8. [The Dutchman's Ruse]
    The Flying Dutchman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Patrick Lemaire
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.