(Spring 1982)

Ken Pierce, Inc., 1982 Series
 
Price:
5.95 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Ken Pierce
Editing:
Catherine Yronwode
Format:
Color Cover, Black & White Interior; 7" x 10"; Squarebound; Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Reprints Air Fighters Comics Vol. 2 #2 (November 1943), Air Fighters Comics Vol. 2 #7 (April 1944), Airboy Comics Vol. 2 #12 (January 1946), Airboy Comics Vol. 3 #6 (July 1946), and Airboy Comics Vol. 3 #12 (January 1947).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Airboy; Valkyrie; unnamed German soldier
Reprints:

Airboy/Valkyrie/Kida and Ken Pierce (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alex Toth (signed)
Letters:
Alex Toth

Synopsis:
Alex Toth discusses the unique appeal of the Airboy/Valkyrie stories, the quality of Fred Kida's art and influences that Kida and Toth shared.

Indexer Notes

Rather than typeset the forward, Alex Toth's original hand-lettered message (presumably to Cat Yronwode) is reproduced.
It appears on the inside front cover.

Airboy Meets Valkyrie (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Catherine Yronwode
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Editor Yronwode gives a historical and a critical background to the story.

[Airboy Meets Valkyrie] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Kida (signed)
Inks:
Bill Quackenbush (signed)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Reprints:

The Death Lights (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Catherine Yronwode
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Historical and critical background to the reprinted story.

[The Death Lights] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Kida
Inks:
Fred Kida
Letters:
?
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Reprints:

The Return of Misery (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Catherine Yronwode
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Historical and critical background to the reprinted story.

[The Return of Misery] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Kida
Inks:
Fred Kida
Letters:
?
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Reprints:

An American Legend (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Catherine Yronwode
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Historical and critical background for the story reprinted.

An American Legend (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Pencils:
Fred Kida
Inks:
Fred Kida
Letters:
?
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Reprints:

The Wind of Battle! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Catherine Yronwode
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Historical and critical information for the story reprinted.

The Wind of Battle! (Table of Contents)

Airboy; Skywolf / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Pencils:
Fred Kida
Inks:
Fred Kida
Letters:
?
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Reprints:

From Nazi Nemesis to Allied Angel! (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Kida; Dan Barry
Inks:
Fred Kida; Dan Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Airboy; Valkyrie; Misery; Black Tamerlane
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The covers are reprinted on the back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. Airboy/Valkyrie/Kida and Ken Pierce
  3. 2. Airboy Meets Valkyrie
  4. 3. [Airboy Meets Valkyrie]
    Airboy
  5. 4. The Death Lights
  6. 5. [The Death Lights]
    Airboy
  7. 6. The Return of Misery
  8. 7. [The Return of Misery]
    Airboy
  9. 8. An American Legend
  10. 9. An American Legend
    Airboy
  11. 10. The Wind of Battle!
  12. 11. The Wind of Battle!
    Airboy; Skywolf
  13. 12. From Nazi Nemesis to Allied Angel!
    Airboy
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