Airboy Comics #v6#5 [64]
(June 1949)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume
6
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1949-04-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
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

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1949, page 15, registration number B188359.


Airboy Fights the Ice People (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

[Airboy Fights the Ice People] (Table of Contents: 1)

Airboy / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ernest Schroeder
Inks
Ernest Schroeder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]; un-named Army Major; The Sightless People [Tamerac (patrol Captain, death); Zirac (their leader); Tintia; others un-named]; The Ice-Incas [Torko (interpreter); rest un-named] (villains, all die?); The Food Gulls (villains, birds)
Synopsis
Airboy crash lands in Point Barrow, Alaska, and is rescued by the sightless people. Soon, all are attacked by the Ice-Incas, but they are cleverly avoided, and Airboy is taken to the tropical Hidden Valley, the village of the sightless ones. Here he is asked to help co-ordinate an attack on the Ice-Incas.....but a wary Airboy eventually discovers that the Ice-Incas really are villains.
Reprints
  • in Mystery Men Comics (AC, 1999 series) #92 (2014) (in black and white)
Keywords
Birdie; Hidden Valley; Point Barrow

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the cover.

[The Half-Caste Doctor] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Wing Ding app.; intro and only app. of her father, her brother Charlie, her cousin Wong, and her uncle; last Flying Fool story

Clean-Up In Deadwood (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

Rosie and Luck (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Big Six: The Story of the Great Matty (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich ?
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

The First Cowboys (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True story

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Airboy Fights the Ice People
    Airboy
  2. 1. [Airboy Fights the Ice People]
    Airboy
  3. 2. [The Half-Caste Doctor]
    Flying Fool
  4. 3. Clean-Up In Deadwood
  5. 4. Rosie and Luck
  6. 5. Big Six: The Story of the Great Matty
  7. 6. The First Cowboys
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bill Devine
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose