(October 1951)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume:
8
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 1951 by Hillman Periodicals, Inc.


[no title indexed] (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]; Tundra

[Tundra's Island In the Sky] (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]; Tundra (villain)

The Hippos of Jewel River (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Keywords:
pirate

Cowtown Rookie (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Smoke-Busting Sailor (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[The Green Peril] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman] (origin re-told in brief); Dr. Cosgrove; Mr. Ascot; Mrs. Ascot; un-named Mayor; un-named constable; Graham (villain, Cosgrove's assistant, death); the Green Peril (villain, a plant, death)
Synopsis:
Dr. Cosgrove's assistant plants a tendril of the vicious Green Peril plant near the site of von Emmelman's wrecked airplane, and soon it begins to take over the forested area. The Heap, sensing the struggle occuring between the plant and the Wassau Swamp, heads for the area, and battles the plant in efforts to save the life of Cosgrove.
Reprints:
Keywords:
The Green Peril; Wassau Swamp

Jet Propelled (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True Story

Rain Cleans the Bases (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [Tundra's Island In the Sky]
    Airboy
  3. 2. The Hippos of Jewel River
  4. 3. Cowtown Rookie
  5. 4. Smoke-Busting Sailor
  6. 5. [The Green Peril]
    The Heap
  7. 6. Jet Propelled
  8. 7. Rain Cleans the Bases
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