(September 1947)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Brand:
A Hillman Publication
Editing:
Ed Cronin (credited)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]; Bonnie Easter

[The Kidnapping of Bonnie Easter] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy [as Peddy] (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Sachs [as Sachs] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]; Bonnie Easter

Indexer Notes

2nd appearance of Bonnie Easter.

His Brother's Keeper (Table of Contents)

Flying Fool / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Flying Fool [Link Thorne]; Wing Ding; Riot O'Hara
Reprints:

[How the Air Force Does It] (Table of Contents)

Model Builders With Airboy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
Arthur Peddy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]

Indexer Notes

Page count corrected per Len Wolinski, January 2009.

[The Sins of Scratch Robbins] (Table of Contents)

The Heap / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk ?
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
Bill Woolfolk ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Rickie Wood; Mr. Keats (villain, death); Scratch (villain, death); "Big Bob" Miller (villain, mentioned but never seen); Pete (villain, death)
Synopsis:
Scratch is given $10,000 to pay off the debts that his boss, Mr. Keats, owes to Bob Miller, but, greedily, he decides to stop into a gambling club to use that money to win even more. When he loses the entire bankroll, Scratch decides to leave town and he stays at Rickie Woods' home on false pretenses. But when the Heap appears at Rickie's home, Scratch decides to capture or kill the beast, collect the $20,000 reward and pay back Keats.
Reprints:
Keywords:
2 by 4 Club

Inside Man (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[High Society] (Table of Contents)

Buckbite Brothers / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
C. W. Winter
Pencils:
C. W. Winter (signed)
Inks:
C. W. Winter
Colors:
C. W. Winter
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Malice In Minature] (Table of Contents)

Rackman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed) [as Infantino and Sachs]
Inks:
Bernard Sachs (signed) [as Infantino and Sachs]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Rackman [Craig Mansfield]; Mr. Bedlam
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [The Kidnapping of Bonnie Easter]
    Airboy
  3. 2. His Brother's Keeper
    Flying Fool
  4. 3. [How the Air Force Does It]
    Model Builders With Airboy
  5. 4. [The Sins of Scratch Robbins]
    The Heap
  6. 5. Inside Man
  7. 6. [High Society]
    Buckbite Brothers
  8. 7. [Malice In Minature]
    Rackman
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