(March 1946)

Novelty Press, 1940 Series
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Volume:
6
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly except bi-monthly June-July and December-January
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Novelty Press Division of the Premium Service Co., Inc.
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler (editor and general manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (managing editor); Mel Cummin (art director); Peggy Ann Crowley (associate editor); Helen Doig Schmid (editorial assistant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

Indicia title: BLUE BOLT.


[The Lethal Bouquet] (Table of Contents)

Blue Bolt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tom Gill (signed)
Inks:
Tom Gill (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Capt. Blue Bolt; Marg Hesslin (reporter); Maysui Mazuzi (villain)

Indexer Notes

Title from interior story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blue Bolt Flashes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Editors; readers
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

This is the inside-front cover

["In the back room of Ernie's pool parlor in Centerview, two men are talking."] (Table of Contents)

Dick Cole / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
James Wilcox
Inks:
James Wilcox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Volto from Mars / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Grape Nuts Flakes ad

["No--the boys aren't having a moving man's nightmare!"] (Table of Contents)

Krisko and Jasper / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

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

["Yawn! (Ho hum!)"] (Table of Contents)

Sniffy / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Milt Hammer
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Lethal Bouquet! (Table of Contents)

Blue Bolt the American / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Capt. Blue Bolt; Marg Hesslin (reporter); Maysui Mazuzi (villain)

Indexer Notes

Marg Hesslin is the star of the story; Bolt only appears at the start and finish.

["Happy Landings!"] (Table of Contents)

Fearless Fellers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Joe Donohoe
Inks:
Joe Donohoe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

A Real Cowboy Now (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Win Clinger
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Headless Horseman! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cops and Robbers / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Old Mill Mystery! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Train and Tunnel Book Ends (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Fear (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Helen Blair
Letters:
typeset

Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc. (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bluebolts and Nuts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Milt Hammer
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Have You Heard These Young Radio Stars? (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Milt Hammer
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dawn Bender; Michael Artist; Dix Davis
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Lethal Bouquet]
    Blue Bolt
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt Flashes
  3. 2. ["In the back room of Ernie's pool parlor in Centerview, two men are talking."]
    Dick Cole
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Volto from Mars
  5. 4. ["No--the boys aren't having a moving man's nightmare!"]
    Krisko and Jasper
  6. 5. ["Yawn! (Ho hum!)"]
    Sniffy
  7. 6. The Lethal Bouquet!
    Blue Bolt the American
  8. 7. ["Happy Landings!"]
    Fearless Fellers
  9. 8. A Real Cowboy Now
  10. 9. Headless Horseman!
    Sergeant Spook
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Cops and Robbers
  12. 11. The Old Mill Mystery!
    Edison Bell
  13. 12. Train and Tunnel Book Ends
  14. 13. Fear
  15. 14. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  17. 16. Have You Heard These Young Radio Stars?
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Gary L. Watson
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Jim Van Dore