(December 1943)

Hillman, 1943 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Editing:
Ed Cronin [as Edward Cronin]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Boy King / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Barry
Inks:
Dan Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Introducing... Muggsy and the Little Angels (Table of Contents)

The Boy King / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. via the GCD Error List. Original indexer gave art credits to Dan Barry.

["Ghost town! Deserted shambles in the vast western desert..."] (Table of Contents)

Nightmare and Sleepy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Nightmare [Bob White] (wrestler]; Terry Wake (White's teenage manager); Taylor Brooks (fight promoter); Hickory Jason (miner); un-named Nazi POW (villain, death); un-named cattle rustler (villain, death)
Synopsis:
Bob gets a wrestling match offer from some old gold mining town called Creekville, Wyoming, so he and Terry hop a train and arrive, discovering the town is a ghost town, not lived in for fifty years. But a fidgety old mine tells them to keep away from his mine......a mine which holds fabulous wealth and that which an escaped Nazi POW would like to get for the F├╝hrer!
Reprints:
  • in Mystery Men Comics (AC, 1999 series) #92 (2014) (in black and white)
Keywords:
Cactus Pass; Creekville; Silver Stake Mine

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr., via the GCD Error List.

[Wild Bull Sebastian] (Table of Contents)

Stupid Manny / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tony DiPreta
Pencils:
Alan Ulmer
Inks:
Ray Willner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr., via the GCD Error List. Orignial indexer gave art credits to Tony DiPreta.

["Our story opens on a dark and lonely street..."] (Table of Contents)

Micro-Face / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Waterproof Alibi (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Curtis
Letters:
typeset

["All animals were given weapons to kill..."] (Table of Contents)

Zippo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Two-Faced Town (Table of Contents)

Nightmare and Sleepy / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Mandel
Inks:
Al Mandel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["'Brains' Briefer, crime's cleverest crook..."] (Table of Contents)

Jackie Law and the Boy Rangers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Boy King
  2. 1. Introducing... Muggsy and the Little Angels
    The Boy King
  3. 2. ["Ghost town! Deserted shambles in the vast western desert..."]
    Nightmare and Sleepy
  4. 3. [Wild Bull Sebastian]
    Stupid Manny
  5. 4. ["Our story opens on a dark and lonely street..."]
    Micro-Face
  6. 5. Waterproof Alibi
  7. 6. ["All animals were given weapons to kill..."]
    Zippo
  8. 7. Two-Faced Town
    Nightmare and Sleepy
  9. 8. ["'Brains' Briefer, crime's cleverest crook..."]
    Jackie Law and the Boy Rangers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin