(March April 1949)

Hillman, 1948 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
A Hillman Publication
Editing
Edward Cronin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What does he want, Ma?
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Cigarette Case and Lighter (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

H & S Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Lost Dutchman (Table of Contents: 2)

A True Story / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Suchorsky
Inks
Mike Suchorsky
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
PROSPECTORS: Pedro Peralta; Manuel Peralta; Ramon Peralta; Jacobs; Ludi; Jake Waltz; Ed Kropper; Bert Foster; McNeil; Adolph Ruth
Synopsis
Not one has come back searching for the Lost Dutchman Gold Mine.

Indexer Notes

Suchorsky can be spotted by faces with heavy lips and rather sleepy eyes far apart.

America's First Bank Robbers (Table of Contents: 3)

A True Story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle (signed)
Inks
Ed Smalle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bob Younger; Cole Younger; Jim Younger; John Younger; Frank James; Jesse James; Ed Reed
Synopsis
The hold up of the bank in Northfield, Minnesota, by the Younger and James gang ends in disaster.

Bucky O'Neill the Warrior Marshal (Table of Contents: 4)

A True Story / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bucky O'Neill; Jim Dolan (crooked railroad boss); Borden (crooked gambler)
Synopsis
The exploits of Bucky O'Neill, who was Sheriff in Arizona and died in the Spanish-American war on Cuba.

Race on the "Big Muddy" (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Manuel Lisa (fur trader); Wilson P. Hunt (furtrader)
Synopsis
Competition between fur companies in the Rockies and upper Missouri.

The Wanderer (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Zack Cruckston (wanted outlaw); John Hanley; Tim Hanley
Synopsis
Tim Hanley's search for his brother's killer.

The Man and the Mountain (Table of Contents: 7)

A True Story / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Zebulon M. Pike (soldier explorer); Joe (scout)
Synopsis
Zebulon Pike's explorations in the Rocky Mountains in 1805.

The Widow Maker (Table of Contents: 8)

A True Story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Prentice
Inks
John Prentice
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Clay Allison (desperado); Jed; Ted Clayton (gunman)
Synopsis
The story of Clay Allison, a Texas desperado after the Civil War.

Indexer Notes

Notice the very small hats drawn by Prentice, which also can be found in his Buckskin Benton feature.

No Mercy (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

American Merchandising Company, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Have Fun! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Hollister-White Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Memorial to Your Loved One... (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Rockdale Monument Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Prizes for Everyone! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Lancaster County Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What does he want, Ma?"]
  2. 1. Cigarette Case and Lighter
    H & S Sales
  3. 2. The Lost Dutchman
    A True Story
  4. 3. America's First Bank Robbers
    A True Story
  5. 4. Bucky O'Neill the Warrior Marshal
    A True Story
  6. 5. Race on the "Big Muddy"
  7. 6. The Wanderer
  8. 7. The Man and the Mountain
    A True Story
  9. 8. The Widow Maker
    A True Story
  10. 9. No Mercy
    American Merchandising Company, Inc.
  11. 10. Have Fun!
    Hollister-White Co.
  12. 11. A Memorial to Your Loved One...
    Rockdale Monument Co.
  13. 12. Prizes for Everyone!
    Lancaster County Seed Co.
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