(November 1941)

Hillman, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1941-08-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Editing
Alex Hillman ?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Volume 36, Number 4. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number 509167.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Commander / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Anderson [as Anderson] (signed)
Inks
Harry Anderson [as Anderson] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Black Commander [Barry Haynes]

Contact! (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alex Hillman ? [as The Editor]
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Table of contents and message from the editor. Indicia at bottom of this page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Black Commander / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Kermit Jaediker
Pencils
Harry Anderson
Inks
Harry Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With the Flame of War Licking Greedily...
Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Black Commander [Barry Haynes, Ronald Joyce] (first and only appearance); Maybelle; Colonel Northrup; Dr. Nort; Aunt Martha; unnamed British military members; unnamed German military members

Death At 20,000 (Table of Contents: 3)

Test Pilot / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Kermit Jaediker
Pencils
Edd Ashe [as Edmund Ashe, Jr.]
Inks
Edd Ashe [as Edmund Ashe, Jr.]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Tex Trainor (first and only appearance); McBride; Gordon (villain); Helen McBride; Doc

Up In Smoke (Table of Contents: 4)

Crash Davis / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Malcolm Kildale
Pencils
Malcolm Kildale
Inks
Malcolm Kildale
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Crash Davis (first and only apeparance); German Navy Commander; unnamed German military members; Unnamed American Commander

War Planes Past & Present (Table of Contents: 5)

War Planes / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; aviation; war

Indexer Notes

Page count corrected by Jeff Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker, Error 8776 (30 April 2013).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Pecos Pete / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Pencils
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Inks
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Doggone! Those Pesky Flying Machines...
Genre
humor; aviation; western-frontier
Characters
Pecos Pete (first and only appearance); Hoss (Pete's horse); airplane pilot; unnamed Mexican criminals; unnamed American military officer; unnamed American military guards

America's Air Army (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Nathaniel Nitkin
Pencils
Al Bare
Inks
Al Bare
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
non-fiction; aviation
Characters
Lieutenant Bob White; Sergeant Tim Casey; Private Joe Smith; unnamed American military members; unnamed German military members; Adolf Hitler; Winston Churchill; Cordell Hull; Hermann Göring; Walther von Brauchitsch [as Von Brauchitch]

Indexer Notes

First three pages are text with large amounts of illustrations. The second three pages are a comic story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Flying Cadet Jack Dale / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Quinn
Pencils
Larry Antonette
Inks
Larry Antonette
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Enrolled at Randolph Field, Texas...
Genre
aviation
Characters
Jack Dale (first and only appearance); Pogo Wilson; unnamed cadets; Preston

Stings For the Saboteurs (Table of Contents: 9)

The Mosquito / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Francis Campbell
Pencils
Harry Francis Campbell
Inks
Harry Francis Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
The Mosquito [Lieutenant Steve Stanton] (first and only appearance); General Nelson [Chief of G-2]; Mr. Mason; Mr. Mason's secretary; Allen; Frederich and his fellow saboteurs; unnamed members of the G-2 office

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Air Aces / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of the several score men of our armed forces during the World War...
Genre
non-fiction; aviation; war
Synopsis
Feature on U.S. pilot Lieutenant Frank Luke.

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 11)

"Mach" Duff Junior Mechanic / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert James
Pencils
Bob Oksner (signed, but also credited as Robert Oksner)
Inks
Bob Oksner (signed, but also credited as Robert Oksner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
"Mach" Duff (first and only appearance); unnamed mechanics; Power Dive Grant; Old Designer; Old Designer's daughter; foreign agent kidnappers

The Simple Glider (Table of Contents: 12)

"Mach" Duff's Model-Method Introduction to Aviation! / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

A quick guide on how to make a model glider plane.

Gliding Death (Table of Contents: 13)

Black Sheep Squadron / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Kale
Pencils
Ed Winiarski [as Win]
Inks
Ed Winiarski [as Win]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Black Sheep Squadron [Captain Logan Black; Gunner Wilson; other unnamed members] (first and only appearance); Major Bevin; unnamed German soldiers

Free Focusing Power Telescope with this Offer (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys! Girls! Get this Magic Multiplier Free! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Commander
  2. 1. Contact!
  3. 2. ["With the Flame of War Licking Greedily..."]
    Black Commander
  4. 3. Death At 20,000
    Test Pilot
  5. 4. Up In Smoke
    Crash Davis
  6. 5. War Planes Past & Present
    War Planes
  7. 6. ["Doggone! Those Pesky Flying Machines..."]
    Pecos Pete
  8. 7. America's Air Army
  9. 8. ["Enrolled at Randolph Field, Texas..."]
    Flying Cadet Jack Dale
  10. 9. Stings For the Saboteurs
    The Mosquito
  11. 10. ["Of the several score men of our armed forces during the World War..."]
    Air Aces
  12. 11. Double Trouble
    "Mach" Duff Junior Mechanic
  13. 12. The Simple Glider
    "Mach" Duff's Model-Method Introduction to Aviation!
  14. 13. Gliding Death
    Black Sheep Squadron
  15. 14. Free Focusing Power Telescope with this Offer
  16. 15. Boys! Girls! Get this Magic Multiplier Free!
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