Airboy Comics #v7#3 [74]
(April 1950)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume
7
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Roy Thomas.

[The Thing That Grew] (Table of Contents: 1)

Airboy / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]; Tex Calhoun; Candy Calhoun
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit verified by Roy Thomas.

Three-Toes the Wolf (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

True story

King Keglar (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell] (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Reprints

The Rover (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Killer Buffalo (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

[Hugo Grunn's Changeling Army] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Heap / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Jan Thomas; Maria Thomas; Jan and Maria's un-named baby; Ceres [aka Mother Nature]; Hugo Grunn (villain, death)
Synopsis
A fight between Hugo and Jan to impress Maria at a youth sportsmanship retreat ends with Hugo being kicked out of the group. So Hugo heads to the woods to make his own rules where no one can tell him what to do......then he meets the Heap. But even the Heap has trouble with the lad, who accepts outcast, un-natural animals in the forest and uses their savage instincts to strike back at those who spurned him.
Reprints
Keywords
Ethos; Wasau Swamps

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Roy Thomas.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [The Thing That Grew]
    Airboy
  3. 2. Three-Toes the Wolf
  4. 3. King Keglar
  5. 4. The Rover
  6. 5. The Killer Buffalo
  7. 6. [Hugo Grunn's Changeling Army]
    The Heap
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Keith Chandler
  • Michael Hoskin
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  • Tony R. Rose