(June 1943)

Hillman, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1943-04-19
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. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]
Keywords
flamethrowers

[Brothers in Blood] (Table of Contents: 1)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood
Pencils
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]
Keywords
Birdie

[The Blind Man in the Blackout] (Table of Contents: 2)

Iron Ace / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Fraccio [as Fraccio] (signed)
Inks
Bill Fraccio [as Fraccio] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Iron Ace [Captain Robert Britain]

[The Australian Biffsniff] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Heap Returns (Table of Contents: 4)

SkyWolf / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Stein ?
Pencils
Dan Barry ?
Inks
Dan Barry ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
SkyWolf [Larry Wolfe]; The Heap [Baron von Emmelmann]; Frisco (café entertainer); Adolf Hitler; unnamed Nazi pilot (villain, death); unnamed Nazi Protector of the Prippet District (villain); other unnamed Nazis (villains, many die)
Synopsis
The Nazi Protector of Prippet District hears about the Heap capturing a Nazi plane and killing the enemy as well as Allied soldiers, so he offers 100,000 Reichsmarks to anyone shooting down this creature.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

2nd appearance of The Heap

Jap Graveyard (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Hatchet Men In U.S. Skies (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

[The Black Prince] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Cassone [as J. Cassone] (signed)
Inks
John Cassone [as J. Cassone] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
The Black Angel [Sylvia Manners]; the Black Prince [Colonel Prince] (introduction); the Baroness Blood (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story features the 3rd appearance of the Baroness Blood.

[The Salamander Cometh] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Indexer Notes

1st app. The Salamander

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [Brothers in Blood]
    Airboy
  3. 2. [The Blind Man in the Blackout]
    Iron Ace
  4. 3. [The Australian Biffsniff]
    Skinny McGinty
  5. 4. The Heap Returns
    SkyWolf
  6. 5. Jap Graveyard
  7. 6. Hatchet Men In U.S. Skies
    Bald Eagle
  8. 7. [The Black Prince]
    The Black Angel
  9. 8. [The Salamander Cometh]
    Flying Dutchman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Keith Chandler
  • 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.