(December 1947)

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

["Aha, Airboy! ---- If I can hit zat rope just once again!!"] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Barry (signed)
Inks:
Dan Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

[The Treasure of the Martiers] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Barry (signed)
Inks:
Dan Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Airboy (origin retold with new details); Capistrano Monks; Brother Martier (flashback); Bonnie Easter

Indexer Notes

4th appearances of the Capistrano Monks. The history of the Martier family is revealed.

Peril Paradise (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Link Thorne; Wing Ding

[The Black Pearls of Langeen] (Table of Contents)

The Heap / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Barry (signed)
Inks:
Dan Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Ceres; King Ona Koona; Tole [aka the son of Torra-Kiki, god of Fire] (villain, death); Rainier (villain)
Synopsis:
Ceres leads the Heap to the Island of Langeen, a cool and peaceful place where the Heap can find an adequate supply of food. All is well until two ruthless men conspire to get the Black Chest of Langeen, which contains a fortune in black pearls, away from a native tribe and blame it on the Heap.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Black Chest of Langeen; Langeen

World's Fastest Plane? (Table of Contents)

Model Builders With Airboy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]

Crime Doesn't Pay...Much (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[Double Your Trouble Back] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Halfbuck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Aha, Airboy! ---- If I can hit zat rope just once again!!"]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [The Treasure of the Martiers]
    Airboy
  3. 2. Peril Paradise
    Flying Fool
  4. 3. [The Black Pearls of Langeen]
    The Heap
  5. 4. World's Fastest Plane?
    Model Builders With Airboy
  6. 5. Crime Doesn't Pay...Much
  7. 6. [Double Your Trouble Back]
    Johnny Halfbuck
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose