Airboy Comics #v8#5 [88]
(June 1951)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume
8
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

The Great Plane from Nowhere! (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]

The Great Plane from Nowhere (Table of Contents: 1)

Airboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Airboy [David Nelson II]

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the cover.

Jung the Robber (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

All for a Little Boy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

True Story

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

High Steppers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This type of horse is dangerous to ride...
Genre
western-frontier

The Fabulous Trail (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

The Galloping Jockey (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

[The Secret of Verner Glass] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Mayo Shane (novelist); Inspector Dunham (of Scotland Yard); an ape [aka Herr Verner Glass] (villain, supposed Swiss industrialist, death); un-named bald smuggler (villain, death)
Synopsis
A noted mystery writer boards The Berlin Express and is involved at once in a dispute over his compartment accomodations. However, and most importantly, when an attempt is made to recover some stolen jewels that are accidently left in his briefcase, a Scotland Yard inspector discovers who the real thief is: a large, powerful ape......one that meets its match at the hands of The Heap!
Reprints
Keywords
Berlin Express

Baltimore Steam Wagon (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Great Plane from Nowhere!
    Airboy
  2. 1. The Great Plane from Nowhere
    Airboy
  3. 2. Jung the Robber
  4. 3. All for a Little Boy
  5. 4. ["This type of horse is dangerous to ride..."]
    High Steppers
  6. 5. The Fabulous Trail
  7. 6. The Galloping Jockey
  8. 7. [The Secret of Verner Glass]
    The Heap
  9. 8. Baltimore Steam Wagon
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose