Airboy Comics #v3#2 [26]
(March 1946)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1946-02-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hillman Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
A Hillman Publication
Editing
Ed Cronin
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Month shown on cover is April but indicia has March, 1946 as publication date.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]

How Gloria Became a Bride (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

LeCharme Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Jewels of the Americas (Table of Contents: 2)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Del Bourgo [as Del] (signed)
Inks
Maurice Del Bourgo [as Del] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Even Columbus was late…for our story here really begins long before the great adventurer landed in the West Indies…

[The Dentist Bit] (Table of Contents: 3)

Skinny McGinty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta [as DiPreta] (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta [as DiPreta] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When a man is mayor and so popular with people that it looks like a life-time job…

[The Black Reaper] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just a minute, neighbor…you say that the unusual only happens in story books…

Indexer Notes

1st and only app. Black Reaper

[Big Game Hunter] (Table of Contents: 5)

Baron Buckskin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
Art Helfant
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh - are you going hunting again Baron Buckskin?
Genre
humor

The Killer Plane (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the story of a man and a plane.

Killers Take to the Air (Table of Contents: 7)

SkyWolf / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Giunta
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You might be too young --- but you can't be too old to remember --- it was about 20 years ago…

Indexer Notes

Sequence added per Len Wolinsky. Art credits added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 8)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sequence added per Len Wolinsky, April 2009.

We Give You America's Greatest Billfold Bargain! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchandise Mart. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Sky Hunter] (Table of Contents: 10)

Iron Ace / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Whitman [as Whit] (signed)
Inks
Ezra Jackson [as Jackson] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We take you to the fabled Andes Mountains of South America…
Characters
Sky Hunter (first & only appearance)

Amazing Forecaster Predicts the Weather 24 Hours in Advance (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Weather Man / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Free 150 Power Microscope with This Offer (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Metro Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Amazing Bargains Ladies' & Men's Rings (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Harem Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. How Gloria Became a Bride
    LeCharme Products
  3. 2. The Jewels of the Americas
    Airboy
  4. 3. [The Dentist Bit]
    Skinny McGinty
  5. 4. [The Black Reaper]
    Flying Dutchman
  6. 5. [Big Game Hunter]
    Baron Buckskin
  7. 6. The Killer Plane
  8. 7. Killers Take to the Air
    SkyWolf
  9. 8. Statement of Ownership
  10. 9. We Give You America's Greatest Billfold Bargain!
    Illinois Merchandise Mart.
  11. 10. [The Sky Hunter]
    Iron Ace
  12. 11. Amazing Forecaster Predicts the Weather 24 Hours in Advance
    The Weather Man
  13. 12. Free 150 Power Microscope with This Offer
    Metro Publications
  14. 13. Amazing Bargains Ladies' & Men's Rings
    Harem Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Michael Hoskin
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