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(June 1951)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume:
8
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
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

The Great Plane From Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

The Great Plane From Nowhere (Table of Contents)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the cover.

Jung the Robber (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

All For a Little Boy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True Story

["This type of horse is dangerous to ride..."] (Table of Contents)

High Steppers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

The Fabulous Trail (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

The Galloping Jockey (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sports

[The Secret of Verner Glass] (Table of Contents)

The Heap / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Mayo Shane (novelist); Inspector Dunham (of Scotland Yard); an ape [aka Herr Verner Glass] (villain, supposed Swiss industrialist, death); un-named bald smuggler (villain, death)
Synopsis:
A noted mystery writer boards The Berlin Express and is involved at once in a dispute over his compartment accomodations. However, and most importantly, when an attempt is made to recover some stolen jewels that are accidently left in his briefcase, a Scotland Yard inspector discovers who the real thief is: a large, powerful ape......one that meets its match at the hands of The Heap!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Berlin Express

Baltimore Steam Wagon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Great Plane From Nowhere!
    Airboy
  2. 1. The Great Plane From Nowhere
    Airboy
  3. 2. Jung the Robber
  4. 3. All For a Little Boy
  5. 4. ["This type of horse is dangerous to ride..."]
    High Steppers
  6. 5. The Fabulous Trail
  7. 6. The Galloping Jockey
  8. 7. [The Secret of Verner Glass]
    The Heap
  9. 8. Baltimore Steam Wagon
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose