(January 1943)

Hillman, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1942-11-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Editing
Ed Cronin
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Biro
Inks
Charles Biro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]; Iron Ace [Captain Robert Britain] (inset); Black Angel [Sylvia Manners] (inset); Sky Wolf [Larry Wolfe] (inset)
Reprints
Keywords
Birdie

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from Al Camy ? to Biro by Craig Delich 2012-12-19.

[Secrets of the Bird-Plane] (Table of Contents: 1)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro; Dick Wood
Pencils
Al Camy
Inks
Al Camy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]; President Franklin Delano Roosevelt; General Kato (introduction); Kritzel
Reprints
Keywords
Birdie

Indexer Notes

The story is continued from last issue. Some sources state that Tony DiPreta began to illustrate Airboy stories for a while from the 2nd story on, and that Al Camy only drew the first story.

The Return of Genghis Khan (Table of Contents: 2)

SkyWolf / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
Mort Leav
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
SkyWolf [Larry Wolfe]; Cocky Roche; The Judge; The Turtle; the Dog-Boys (introduction); General T.R. Shaw (introduction); Adolf Hitler (villain); Genghis Khan (villain)
Reprints

[Origin (?) of Skinny McGinty] (Table of Contents: 3)

Skinny McGinty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta
Inks
Tony DiPreta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Skinny McGinty (introduction, origin)
Reprints

[Suspected of Treason] (Table of Contents: 4)

Iron Ace / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Kida
Inks
Fred Kida
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Iron Ace [Captain Robert Britain]; Spencer (introduction); Lord Marley (introduction); Kless (villain, introduction); the Nazis (villains)
Reprints

Air Convoy (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Nathaniel Nitkin
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[The Menace of Madam Claw] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Black Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Cassone
Inks
John Cassone
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
The Black Angel [Sylvia Manners]; Mia Kah (introduction, death); Madame Claw (introduction, death); Emperor Hirohito (villain)
Reprints

[The Miniature Invaders] (Table of Contents: 7)

Bald Eagle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Harry Sahle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Bald Eagle; Colonel Armstrong (introduction); Bobbie Armstrong (introduction); Japanese army
Reprints

The Man With the Mechanical Face (Table of Contents: 8)

Flying Dutchman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Flying Dutchman; Dutch patriots [Helena]; Nazis; Major Franz Hamm (introduction)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [Secrets of the Bird-Plane]
    Airboy
  3. 2. The Return of Genghis Khan
    SkyWolf
  4. 3. [Origin (?) of Skinny McGinty]
    Skinny McGinty
  5. 4. [Suspected of Treason]
    Iron Ace
  6. 5. Air Convoy
  7. 6. [The Menace of Madam Claw]
    The Black Angel
  8. 7. [The Miniature Invaders]
    Bald Eagle
  9. 8. The Man With the Mechanical Face
    Flying Dutchman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.