(May 1948)

Novelty Press, 1945 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Premium Group of Comics
Brand:
Premium / PG
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Young King Cole / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cole Clues / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

["Has King cracked under the strain..."] (Table of Contents)

Young King Cole / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McWilliams ?
Inks:
Al McWilliams ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; crime

["When the glamourous model detective..."] (Table of Contents)

Toni Gayle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Riss
Inks:
Janice Valleau ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Toni Gayle (detective); Biff Moggson (bodyguard); Ty Benton (boy friend); Hal Brown (actor)
Synopsis:
An actress is killed in front of the camera in a TV studio.

Indexer Notes

Pete Riss is credited as penciller on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and he is spotted by his wedge shaped faces with eyes far apart.

["So your pop is a sound sleeper..."] (Table of Contents)

Hammertoones / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Milt Hammer
Pencils:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Case of the Poison Pearl (Table of Contents)

Larry Broderick Detective / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Hammell (signed)
Inks:
Will Hammell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Crime in the Catskills (Table of Contents)

Inspector Klooz / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as JCA]
Inks:
? [as JCA]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

JCA stands for Jason Comic Art.

["Gee I'd hate to come down with a parachute..."] (Table of Contents)

Hammertoones / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Milt Hammer
Pencils:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Promise (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

The Case of the Slaughtered Ostriches (Table of Contents)

Dr. Drew the Zoo Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor

["Boitram I left my wash basin..."] (Table of Contents)

Boitram the Boiglar / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks:
Art Helfant (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Young King Cole
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Cole Clues
  3. 2. ["Has King cracked under the strain..."]
    Young King Cole
  4. 3. ["When the glamourous model detective..."]
    Toni Gayle
  5. 4. ["So your pop is a sound sleeper..."]
    Hammertoones
  6. 5. The Case of the Poison Pearl
    Larry Broderick Detective
  7. 6. Crime in the Catskills
    Inspector Klooz
  8. 7. ["Gee I'd hate to come down with a parachute..."]
    Hammertoones
  9. 8. The Promise
  10. 9. The Case of the Slaughtered Ostriches
    Dr. Drew the Zoo Man
  11. 10. ["Boitram I left my wash basin..."]
    Boitram the Boiglar
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