(October November 1951)

Hillman, 1948 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
A Hillman Publication
Editing
Edward Cronin

Apaches!! Apaches!! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gerald McCann
Inks
Gerald McCann
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

McCann's unique style is not to be mistaken. Old faces with long noses and pointed, small chin, almost no action and much black shadows.

Play a Guitar (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Lonnie and Wayne / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Anne of the Old Natchez (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Anne Duprez (gambler); Fancy Legrand (gambler); Serapho (servant); Philip
Synopsis
Gambling and duels on the Mississippi.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The faces point to Suchorsky.

Sergeant Barney's Gamble (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sgt. Barney; Doctor Burnside; Col. Swanson; Mrs. Swanson
Reprints

The Old Man's Weapon (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Mike Becker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Angus McPherson (editor); Bart Dolan
Synopsis
The editor has been insulted and has the right to choose weapons. He chooses shotguns.
Reprints

Asthma (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Nacor Medicine Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Winners... (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Hillman Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Loaded Guitar (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Roy [as R. M.] (signed)
Inks
Mike Roy ? [as R. M.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Clip Edwards (barber);Spade Barker (outlaw); Kid Kerr (outlaw); Sheriff
Synopsis
The stage is robbed for cash and diamonds. and the barber and his gang hide the loot in an old guitar.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The signed initials are in the wrong order, but the art is most probably by Mike Roy. He is credited only on pencils for Hillman westerns, but the signed letters are inked...

Horses Don't Forget (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Battle Cry (horse); Col. Bundy; Rain Death (Sioux)
Synopsis
Col. Bundy's horse is stolen by a Sioux warrior.
Reprints

Ramrod in the Saddle (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gerald McCann
Inks
Gerald McCann
Colors
?
Letters
John Duffy

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lt. Whitney; Maj. Gordon; Cpt. McCormick; Sgt. Dugan
Synopsis
A new replacement officer proves to be a cunning soldier.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art notes as for the cover.

Saddle Scraps (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Shanghai Pierce; Jackie Worthinton
Synopsis
Some short facts from the old west.
Reprints

Thorns from the East (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jeb; Mother; Stranger
Synopsis
When a stranger comes riding to warn them of Indians, they seem to be in no hurry to get away.
Reprints

The Man with the Mural Muscles (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bull Durfee (blacksmith); Miss Jessup (school teacher); LaFarge (tatoo artist)
Synopsis
The blacksmith wanted a new tatoo, but didn't know that a tatoo artist means a gunslinger in French.
Reprints

Terrific Bargains (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Consumers Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How to Fix Any Part of Any Car (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Motor Book Dept. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Insult That Turned a Chump Into a Champ (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Apaches!! Apaches!!
  2. 1. Play a Guitar
    Lonnie and Wayne
  3. 2. Anne of the Old Natchez
  4. 3. Sergeant Barney's Gamble
  5. 4. The Old Man's Weapon
  6. 5. Asthma
    Nacor Medicine Co.
  7. 6. The Winners...
    Hillman Comics
  8. 7. The Loaded Guitar
  9. 8. Horses Don't Forget
  10. 9. Ramrod in the Saddle
  11. 10. Saddle Scraps
  12. 11. Thorns from the East
  13. 12. The Man with the Mural Muscles
  14. 13. Terrific Bargains
    Consumers Mart
  15. 14. How to Fix Any Part of Any Car
    Motor Book Dept.
  16. 15. The Insult That Turned a Chump Into a Champ
    Charles Atlas
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