(August 1948)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume:
5
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

[Spangles' Drug Smuggling Ring] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors:
Dick Wood
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]; James Nelson (Airboy's father)

Indexer Notes

3rd appearance of James Nelson, Airboy's father.

[The Seven Little Men] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Wing Ding app.

Old Hickory and the Major (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True story

The Man Who Broke the Banks At Monte Carlo (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True story

The Rangers Take Over (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Dinosaur! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

[The Ruthless Red Darrow] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Carmine Infantino [as Infantino] (signed)
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino [as Infantino] (signed)
Inks:
Leonard Starr [as Starr] (signed)
Colors:
Carmine Infantino ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Blinky Smith (villain, Red's brother, death); Red Darrow (villain, Blinky's sister, death); Scarou Le Blanc (villain, death); Pepe Bulon (villain, death); Doane (villain)
Synopsis:
Fleeing from America to France, Red and Blinky Darrow, broke and down on their luck, decide to pit two fellow criminal friends of their against one another so that they can step in and take over their gang operations. Eliminating her brother when he gets too cautious, Red decides that she needs a bodyguard, and, when she accidently runs across the Heap, she figures he's the likely choice...with fatal results!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Paris

Indexer Notes

Writer credit verified by Leonard Starr in Alter Ego #110 (June 2012).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [Spangles' Drug Smuggling Ring]
    Airboy
  3. 2. [The Seven Little Men]
    Flying Fool
  4. 3. Old Hickory and the Major
  5. 4. The Man Who Broke the Banks At Monte Carlo
  6. 5. The Rangers Take Over
  7. 6. Dinosaur!
  8. 7. [The Ruthless Red Darrow]
    The Heap
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose