Airboy Comics #v8#12 [95]
(January 1952)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Airboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[The Crown of Omari] (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]
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Indexer Notes

w/ Randloph Nelson, Airboy's grandfather (flashback)

The Silk-Hatted Frenchman (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Floyd Torbert [as Torb] (signed)
Inks
Floyd Torbert [as Torb] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Indexer Notes

Art credits corrected by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Little Wonder of the Tight Rope (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Wasps of Texas (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Reprints

Claws of the Gentle Pirate (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Ulmer?
Inks
Al Ulmer?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

One-Way Ticket / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Perlin (signed) [as Perlin]
Inks
Abe Simon (signed) [as Simon]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Please... please have mercy!!
Genre
humor
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Indexer Notes

Lower portion of page is Statement of Ownership.

Escape (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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[The Battle Flag of General Horta] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Heap / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; General Horta (death); Hugo Brelt (village fool); Eric (villager); the Elders of Utrecht; Herman Veng (villain, death)
Synopsis
The Heap watches as patriot General Horta's car is run off a cliff by his second in command, and tumbles below. But before the General perishes, he hands the Heap a battle flag with the name of his murderer on it....and the Heap eventually gives it to the village fool, who takes the relic to the Elders of his village for action.
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Keywords
Ranstadt

The Air Walkers (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
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The First Air Raid (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Airboy
  2. 1. [The Crown of Omari]
    Airboy
  3. 2. The Silk-Hatted Frenchman
  4. 3. Little Wonder of the Tight Rope
  5. 4. Wasps of Texas
  6. 5. Claws of the Gentle Pirate
  7. 6. ["Please... please have mercy!!"]
    One-Way Ticket
  8. 7. Escape
  9. 8. [The Battle Flag of General Horta]
    The Heap
  10. 9. The Air Walkers
  11. 10. The First Air Raid
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Keith Chandler
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose