Airboy Comics #v9#3 [98]
(April 1952)

Hillman, 1945 Series
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Volume
9
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
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)

The Heap / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ernest Schroeder
Inks
Ernest Schroeder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Okar
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[Flight of the Robots] (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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The Iron Fish (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Cold Timber (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
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The Return of Torrio (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
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Indexer Notes

Pencils credit from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Big Boys of the Hills (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

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[The Black Boar of Mongolia] (Table of Contents: 6)

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]; Shan Li (a Minstrel); Ting Min; Okar (villain, refered to as a swineherd, death)
Synopsis
The Heap watches a wandering Minstrel enter a village.....a music man that, unlike the villagers, doesn't fear Okar, an evil swineherd. However, in the Valley of Idols, home to Okar, when the Minstrel enters that location, he sees the swineherd change into a giant, wild boar, and great fear sets in.....until the Heap enters the picture!
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Keywords
Mongolia; Valley of Idols
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Heap
  2. 1. [Flight of the Robots]
    Airboy
  3. 2. The Iron Fish
  4. 3. Cold Timber
  5. 4. The Return of Torrio
  6. 5. Big Boys of the Hills
  7. 6. [The Black Boar of Mongolia]
    The Heap
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose