(January 1942)

Novelty Press, 1940 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Novelty Press, Inc.
Editing:
David Adams ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

BLUE BOLT, Vol. 2, No. 8, January, 1942, published monthly by Novelty Press, Inc., P. O. Box 1198, Independence Square, Philadelphia, Pa., editorial offices, 292 Madison Avenue, New York 11, N. Y.


Let's Go Over the Top with Dick Cole! (Table of Contents)

Dick Cole / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Davis (signed)
Inks:
Bob Davis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Farr on Parade!! (Table of Contents)

Dick Cole / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

["Why do Army planes crash onto the jagged rocks..."] (Table of Contents)

Blue Bolt the American / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alan Mandel
Inks:
Alan Mandel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Battles "The Thumb" (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Spook / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Jordan
Inks:
John Jordan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Thumb [Capt. Neill] (Villain, introduction and only known appearance)

["Yep, folks, our captain is sorta worried..."] (Table of Contents)

Krisko and Jasper / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack A. Warren
Pencils:
Jack A. Warren
Inks:
Jack A. Warren
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Lesson (Table of Contents)

Range Rider and Blackhorse / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Irv Werstein
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrations.

["Gold! Gold!"] (Table of Contents)

White Rider and Super Horse / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

"Fire When You Are Ready, Gridley!" (Table of Contents)

Old Cap Hawkins' Tales / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Kiefer
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
George Dewey

["Diving for black pearls off a South Sea island..."] (Table of Contents)

Edison Bell / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill (signed)
Pencils:
Ray Gill (signed)
Inks:
Harold DeLay (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Strip credited "by Ray Gill and Harold De Lay." Division of labor from Lou Mougin, June 2009.

Edison Bell's South Sea Island Ceremonial Drum (Table of Contents)

Edison Bell / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Gill (signed)
Inks:
Ray Gill (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["When the Phantom Crew solved the mystery of the Black Cloud..."] (Table of Contents)

The Phantom Sub / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill O'Connor [as FOS]
Pencils:
Ben Flinton [as FOS]
Inks:
Leonard Sansone [as FOS]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Dynamite was the chief ingredient of a plot..."] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Zero / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Let's Go Over the Top with Dick Cole!
    Dick Cole
  2. 1. Farr on Parade!!
    Dick Cole
  3. 2. ["Why do Army planes crash onto the jagged rocks..."]
    Blue Bolt the American
  4. 3. Battles "The Thumb"
    Sergeant Spook
  5. 4. ["Yep, folks, our captain is sorta worried..."]
    Krisko and Jasper
  6. 5. The Lesson
    Range Rider and Blackhorse
  7. 6. ["Gold! Gold!"]
    White Rider and Super Horse
  8. 7. "Fire When You Are Ready, Gridley!"
    Old Cap Hawkins' Tales
  9. 8. ["Diving for black pearls off a South Sea island..."]
    Edison Bell
  10. 9. Edison Bell's South Sea Island Ceremonial Drum
    Edison Bell
  11. 10. ["When the Phantom Crew solved the mystery of the Black Cloud..."]
    The Phantom Sub
  12. 11. ["Dynamite was the chief ingredient of a plot..."]
    Sub-Zero
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