Airboy Comics #v3#4 [27]
(May 1946)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1946-03-18
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

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

[The Blind Fliers Club] (Table of Contents: 1)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

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

[Rip Van Dutchman] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[The Dentist Bit, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

The Man Who Forgot (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
E. Dorris
Letters
Typeset

The Return of the Heap (Table of Contents: 5)

SkyWolf / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
SkyWolf [Larry Wolfe]; The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Cocky Roach; two un-named Port Authority inspectors (both die); Elizabeth Kringle (the professor's wife); Professor Herman Kringle (villain, zoologist, death?); Manuel (villain, smuggler, skipper of the freighter "Lamson")
Synopsis
Famed zoologist Professor Kringle purchases the remains of the Heap for $25,000 and puimps into the mass a serum which brings the Heap back to life, and who kills the professor's wife. When the authorities look into the matter, Kringle has the Heap kill them as well. Sky Wolf and Cocky attempt to track the professor and Heap down and destroy them.
Reprints
Keywords
Freighter "Lamson"

Indexer Notes

This is the 4th appearance of the Heap.

[Icarus II] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Iron Ace [Captain Robert Britain]
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [The Blind Fliers Club]
    Airboy
  3. 2. [Rip Van Dutchman]
    Flying Dutchman
  4. 3. [The Dentist Bit, Part 2]
    Skinny McGinty
  5. 4. The Man Who Forgot
  6. 5. The Return of the Heap
    SkyWolf
  7. 6. [Icarus II]
    Iron Ace
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Keith Chandler
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose