(October 1949)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume:
6
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Brand:
A Hillman Publication
Editing:
Ed Cronin [as Edward Cronin]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Copyright 1949 by Hillman Periodicals, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Airboy [David Nelson II]
Keywords:
snow; totem poles; wolves

[The Sentinel of the North] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernest Schroeder
Inks:
Ernest Schroeder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

[The Acrobats of Atlasburg] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [aka The Ghost of the Forest] [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Herr von Denn (Kurt's father); Kurt von Denn (champion athlete, death); Hilda Schoen; Dondo the Dwarf (Kurt's brother, death); the Schmidt Boys [Carl; others un-named] (villains, all die)
Synopsis:
Dondo feels pain from the scorn and fear of the local townspeople who make fun of him and tells his troubles to The Heap, the only one who will listen to him. When Kurt is found dead, the town blames Dondo, with his powerful arms capable of committing the crime, and believing he was jealous of the up-coming marriage of his brother, wanting to marry Hilda himself.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Atlasburg

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Hames Ware via a private e-mail to Roy Thomas (22 March 2013); the previous indexer credited the inks to Paul Reinman.
The story title is taken from the table of contents of Roy Thomas Presents the Heap (PS, 2013 series) #2.

Black Magic (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Newman
Pencils:
Sal Trapani?
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
Paul Newman
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True story

The Maid O'Bristol (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

The Amazing Louis Cyr (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True story

[The Iron Horse] (Table of Contents)

Handle-Bar Luke / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Rudolf Johnson
Pencils:
Rudolf Johnson (signed)
Inks:
Rudolf Johnson (signed)
Colors:
Rudolf Johnson
Letters:
?

Klondike (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [The Sentinel of the North]
    Airboy
  3. 2. [The Acrobats of Atlasburg]
    The Heap
  4. 3. Black Magic
  5. 4. The Maid O'Bristol
  6. 5. The Amazing Louis Cyr
  7. 6. [The Iron Horse]
    Handle-Bar Luke
  8. 7. Klondike
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dan Kocher
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose