(March 1946)

Novelty Press, 1940 Series
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Volume:
7
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler (editor; general manager); Jane Spaulding Ney (managing editor); Peggy Ann Crowley (associate); Helen Doig Schmid (assistant); Mel Cummin (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dan'l Flannel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mel Cummin (signed)
Inks:
Mel Cummin (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
Drama
Characters:
Dan'l Flannel; Biceps Hedgesleeve

Target Hits and Misses (Table of Contents)

Target Hits and Misses / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial about supporting the March of Dimes. Letters from readers - Arthur Sonner, James Byrd, Larry Mills, Joan Reynolds, Kenneth Flynn and Tommy Murchison.

[The Ski Lodge] (Table of Contents)

The Cadet / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walter Johnson
Inks:
Walter Johnson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
Kit Carter; Dan Merry; Hal Mason; Mary Larchmont; Mr. Larchmont; Charlie; VILLAIN: Bert Bailey
Synopsis:
Bert Bailey tries to frighten Mr. Larchmont into selling his ski lodge.

Volto From Mars (Table of Contents)

Grape Nut Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Robbins ?
Inks:
Frank Robbins ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
Volto; Joe; Jimmy

Indexer Notes

Ad for Grape Nut Flakes.

The Search (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Helen Blair
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Adventure

[Ghosts] (Table of Contents)

Speck, Spot, and Sis / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
Spec; Spot: Sis; Brickbat; Sidekick
Synopsis:
Brickbat and Sidekick disguise themselves as ghosts and try to scare Spec and Sis in old Pinchpenny's house. Spec and Sis find the old man's money, and get a one percent reward.

Fleers... the Family's Flavor - Favorite! (Table of Contents)

Fleers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson
Inks:
Ray Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Cartoon ad for Fleers Candy Coated Gum. Art credits from Gary Watson, June 2009.

The Man Who Stole the Daumont Crest! (Table of Contents)

The Chameleon / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Allison
Inks:
Bill Allison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
The Chameleon [Pete Stockbridge]; Ragsy; Roger Faust; VILLAINS: Darrel; Joe; Mike
Synopsis:
The Chameleon and Ragsy go after the man who stole the Daumont Crest.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Gary Watson, June 2009. Previously credited as "Don Rico ?"

Fish.. (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
B. Gordon Guth [as B.G. Guth]
Pencils:
B. Gordon Guth [as B.G. Guth]
Inks:
B. Gordon Guth [as B.G. Guth]
Colors:
?
Letters:
B. Gordon Guth [as B.G. Guth]

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Billy

[Tarred and Feathered] (Table of Contents)

Dan'l Flannel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gus Schrotter
Inks:
Gus Schrotter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
Dan'l Flannel; Uncle Dud; Beulah Belle; Biceps Hedgesleeve
Synopsis:
Biceps dumps tar and feathers on Dan'l to prevent him from going to the dance with Beulah.

The Gown (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Pam Robinson
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Drama

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Let's return to a time when the Targeteers proved..."] (Table of Contents)

The Target and the Targeteers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
Ken Battefield
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
The Target [Niles Reed]; the Targeteers [Dave Brown; Tom Foster]
Synopsis:
Target and the Targeteers stop some Japanese from killing the sacred white elephants.

Targetoons (Table of Contents)

Targetoons / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Humor

Indexer Notes

Seven illustrated jokes.

[The Mutiny] (Table of Contents)

Candid Charlie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
B. Gordon Guth
Pencils:
B. Gordon Guth
Inks:
B. Gordon Guth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
Charlie; Merkin

[Free Ice Cream] (Table of Contents)

Dink / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Dink; Hermey; Beansie
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dan'l Flannel
  2. 1. Target Hits and Misses
    Target Hits and Misses
  3. 2. [The Ski Lodge]
    The Cadet
  4. 3. Volto From Mars
    Grape Nut Flakes
  5. 4. The Search
  6. 5. [Ghosts]
    Speck, Spot, and Sis
  7. 6. Fleers... the Family's Flavor - Favorite!
    Fleers
  8. 7. The Man Who Stole the Daumont Crest!
    The Chameleon
  9. 8. Fish..
  10. 9. [Tarred and Feathered]
    Dan'l Flannel
  11. 10. The Gown
  12. 11. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.
  13. 12. ["Let's return to a time when the Targeteers proved..."]
    The Target and the Targeteers
  14. 13. Targetoons
    Targetoons
  15. 14. [The Mutiny]
    Candid Charlie
  16. 15. [Free Ice Cream]
    Dink
This issue was most recently modified by:
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