(May 1947)

Novelty Press, 1940 Series
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Volume:
8
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Premium Group of Comics
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler (Editor & General Manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (Managing Editor); Mel Cummin (Art Director); Jesse C. Rogers, Jr. (Associate Editor); Jean Gibson Brundage (Editorial Assistant); Alfred V. Fago (Art Consultant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Story first lines from a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Cadet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nina Albright (signed)
Inks:
Nina Albright (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

["Kit Carter's surprise performance thrills the circus audience..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nina Albright (signed)
Inks:
Nina Albright (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["When Gary decided to take a job with Zalo...] (Table of Contents)

Gary Stark / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico (signed)
Inks:
Don Rico (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["I wonder why we have a thumb??"] (Table of Contents)

Targetoons / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Charlie likes carnival fun..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Q. Siege (signed)
Inks:
Bob Q. Siege (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Wrong Gun (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
W. Cuthbert
Pencils:
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Inks:
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

The Case of the Smuggler's Bread (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

["In a mountain ghost town..."] (Table of Contents)

Bull's-Eye Bill / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Hearne ?
Inks:
Jack Hearne ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Have My Seat (Table of Contents)

Timid Tim / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["I'm completely famished from hunger!"] (Table of Contents)

Heathcliff the Hobo / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["The simple purchase of a few bags of cement..."] (Table of Contents)

Pete Stockbridge, The Chameleon / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; spy

["They say that exercise kills cold germs!"] (Table of Contents)

[Targetoons] / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Can you add the above seven numbers..."] (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Play / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Inks:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Stick 'em up, big boy!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Targetoons / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Cadet
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Target Hits and Misses
  3. 2. ["Kit Carter's surprise performance thrills the circus audience..."]
    The Cadet
  4. 3. ["When Gary decided to take a job with Zalo...]
    Gary Stark
  5. 4. ["I wonder why we have a thumb??"]
    Targetoons
  6. 5. ["Charlie likes carnival fun..."]
    Candid Charlie
  7. 6. The Wrong Gun
  8. 7. The Case of the Smuggler's Bread
    Target and the Targeteers
  9. 8. ["In a mountain ghost town..."]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
  10. 9. Have My Seat
    Timid Tim
  11. 10. ["I'm completely famished from hunger!"]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  12. 11. ["The simple purchase of a few bags of cement..."]
    Pete Stockbridge, The Chameleon
  13. 12. ["They say that exercise kills cold germs!"]
    [Targetoons]
  14. 13. ["Can you add the above seven numbers..."]
    Puzzle Play
  15. 14. ["Stick 'em up, big boy!"]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Targetoons
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Peter Croome
  • Gary L. Watson