(November 1940)

Novelty Press, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Novelty Press, Inc.
Brand:
?
Editing:
David Adams
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["As The Target dropped through the skylight, the thugs' guns roared!"] (Table of Contents)

The Target / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Target
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Greg Theakston.

Beware - Criminals! The Target is Here - (Table of Contents)

The Target / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood [as Dick Hamilton]
Pencils:
Bob Wood
Inks:
Bob Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Target (introduction); Dave Reed; Tommy Reed [as The Targeteers] (introduction); Boss Barone (villain, introduction); Grover Whitney (introduction)
Synopsis:
The Target takes on Boss Barone and Grover Whitney of the New York Globe wants to find out who he is.

[The Pirate City On Venus] (Table of Contents)

Spacehawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Basil Wolverton
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
?
Letters:
Basil Wolverton ?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jubun (Villain, Introduction, Death; a Uranian); Captain Dakk (brain transplanted into a Uranian hornosaur); Spacehawk
Reprints:

[The Green Tie Society: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

White Streak / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
White Streak; Korn and the Green Tie Society (Villain, Introduction); Hook (introduction); Dr. Sears (introduction)
Synopsis:
White Streak gains a human face thru plastic surgery and abandons his costume.

[The Wildcat Cub and the Movie Cowboy: Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Bull's-Eye Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bea Holmes
Pencils:
L. Kenner
Inks:
L. Kenner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Tex O'Connor (villain); Painter (a cub); Bull's-Eye Bill

The World's Fastest Fighter (Table of Contents)

Lucky Byrd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Campbell
Pencils:
Harry Campbell
Inks:
Harry Campbell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Lucky Byrd

The Scratches of Doom (Table of Contents)

Spacehawk / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Basil Wolverton
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Sword of Destiny (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Feature Films / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Tarpe Mills
Pencils:
Tarpe Mills
Inks:
Tarpe Mills
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Architect of Madness] (Table of Contents)

Chameleon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Allen?
Pencils:
Bob Davis
Inks:
Bob Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Susan Blye (introduction); Dr. Harry Kaye (introduction); Stiles (villain, introduction)

[The Radium Serum] (Table of Contents)

Calling 2-R / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Alonzo Vincent
Pencils:
Alonzo Vincent
Inks:
Alonzo Vincent
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Mrs. Roberts (introduction); Carol Roberts (introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["As The Target dropped through the skylight, the thugs' guns roared!"]
    The Target
  2. 1. Beware - Criminals! The Target is Here -
    The Target
  3. 2. [The Pirate City On Venus]
    Spacehawk
  4. 3. [The Green Tie Society: Part 1]
    White Streak
  5. 4. [The Wildcat Cub and the Movie Cowboy: Part 3]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
  6. 5. The World's Fastest Fighter
    Lucky Byrd
  7. 6. The Scratches of Doom
    Spacehawk
  8. 7. Sword of Destiny
    Fantastic Feature Films
  9. 8. [Architect of Madness]
    Chameleon
  10. 9. [The Radium Serum]
    Calling 2-R
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