(April 1953)

Star Publications, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
L. B. Cole
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

indicia title: BLUE BOLT WEIRD TALES, per Frank Motler


The Creature in the Fens (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Creature in the Fens (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jay Disbrow
Pencils:
Jay Disbrow
Inks:
Jay Disbrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Zeek; Sheriff; Hank; Bill; Clem; Tagona (alien)
Synopsis:
A flying saucer lands in the Everglades and alien creature Tagona emerges. He kills various people who stumble across his presence. Tagona is confronted by swamp hermit Zeek, who reveals himself to be Tagona's enemy Zafara Zaran, emperor of Arcturus, who banished Tagona 3,000 years earlier. Tagona kills Zafara but before he dies the old man says his descendants will take up the hunt until Tagona is destroyed.
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Indexer Notes

This is an open-ended story with the monster remaining free at the conclusion and one character stating in the last panel "I'm gonna track it down if it's the last thing I do."

Box of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jay Disbrow
Pencils:
Jay Disbrow
Inks:
Jay Disbrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Horror of the Future (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Norman Nodel
Inks:
Norman Nodel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credit from JVJ index card attached to online scanned version.

Weird Nightmare (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

The White Spirit (Table of Contents)

Jungle Jo / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Creature in the Fens
  2. 1. The Creature in the Fens
  3. 2. Box of Death
  4. 3. Horror of the Future
  5. 4. Weird Nightmare
  6. 5. The White Spirit
    Jungle Jo
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • David Wilt
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Lou Mougin
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