(November 1987)

Eclipse, 1987 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
3.95 USD; 5.75 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Eclipse Comics
Brand:
Eclipse
ISBN:
9-913035-32-7
Editing:
Cat Yronwode
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Stiff stock cover
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Miyako Graham is credited as Retouch Artist.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Biro
Inks:
Charles Biro
Colors:
Ray Fehrenbach (recolored)
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Airboy; Birdie; Skywolf; Iron Ace; Black Angel; Flying Dutchman
Reprints:

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Catherine Yronwode
Letters:
typeset

[The Origin of Airboy] (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 Junior] (introduction, origin); Birdie (origin); Hirote [Hirota] (introduction); Brother Francis Martier (introduction, dies); monks of Capistrano [Cartwell] (introduction); Amelia Earhart; Billy Mitchell; Wiley Post; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Colin P. Kelly; Lt. Black (dies); Kress Sessler (introduction, dies); Mr. Johnson (introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued next issue.

[The Coming of Sky Wolf] (Table of Contents)

Skywolf / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Skywolf [Larry Wolfe] (introduction); Cocky Roche (introduction); Turtle (introduction); Judge (introduction); Goro (introduction); Baron Von Tundra (introduction); Frisco (introduction); Adolf Hitler; Hermann Goering; Joseph Goebbels; Heinrich Himmler
Reprints:

[The Origin of the Iron Ace] (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 Ronald Britain] (introduction, origin); Doctor Lafarge (introduction, dies); Nazis; French resistants
Reprints:

Fire Over Benghazi (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Nathaniel Nitkin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Baroness Blood (Table of Contents)

Black Angel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Black Angel [Sylvia Manners] (introduction); Lady Lawton (introduction); Baroness Blood (introduction)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wun Wing Spin / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Lifeless 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 [Jack Gatling] (introduction); Japanese Army [General Kari (dies)]
Reprints:

["A special message to the boys and girls of America from Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury"] (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Morgenthal, Jr. (credited)
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
The publishers donated this space, on behalf of the U.S. Savings Bonds and War Stamps campaign, to published a letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, Henry Morgenthau, Jr., encouraging the boys and girls of America to buy at least one 10 cent Savings Stamp each week to help the war effort.

[The Coming of the Dutchman] (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 [Jan] (introduction); Dutch patriots [Helga Maanen (introduction)]; Nazis [Colonel Voss (introduction)]
Reprints:

Do you Have the Complete Airboy Package? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. [The Origin of Airboy]
    Airboy
  4. 3. [The Coming of Sky Wolf]
    Skywolf
  5. 4. [The Origin of the Iron Ace]
    Iron Ace
  6. 5. Fire Over Benghazi
  7. 6. Baroness Blood
    Black Angel
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wun Wing Spin
  9. 8. The Lifeless Invaders
    Bald Eagle
  10. 9. ["A special message to the boys and girls of America from Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury"]
  11. 10. [The Coming of the Dutchman]
    Flying Dutchman
  12. 11. Do you Have the Complete Airboy Package?
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