(Summer 1947)

Novelty Press, 1941 Series
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Volume:
6
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Premium Group of Comics
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler (Editor and General Manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (Managing Editor); Mel Cummin (Art Director); Jean Gibson Brundage (Editorial Assistant); Alfred V. Fago (Art Consultant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Cole / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Wilcox
Inks:
Jim Wilcox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Characters:
Dick Cole

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

4-Thoughts & Afterthoughts / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["Dick Cole and Simba Karno visit the Centerview Tennis Club..."] (Table of Contents)

Dick Cole / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Wilcox (signed)
Inks:
Jim Wilcox (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Characters:
Dick Cole; Simba Karno; Thomas Chopp (Intro, Villain); Mr. Porter (Intro); Ann Chopp (Intro); Blatch (Intro); Ted; Slip'ry; Bark Hall
Synopsis:
Dick Cole plays former tennis pro Thomas Chopp in an exhibition match. When he wins, Chopp takes steps to "get even".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Popsicle Pete / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bob Feller
Synopsis:
Ad for Popsicle.

["My, My! Who is that odd-looking chap?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Boitram the Boiglar; Sir Cecil
Synopsis:
Sir Cecil meets Boitram and gets his pants stolen.

["Hey! Coom back here with my goot ham!"] (Table of Contents)

Edison Bell / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Harold DeLay
Inks:
Harold DeLay
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Drama
Characters:
Mr. Schultz (Intro); Billy Roberts (Intro); Mrs. Roberts (Intro); Edison Bell; Jerry; Mr. Jones
Synopsis:
Edison and Jerry stop a thief and find out that the Roberts family is having financial problems and decide to help.

The Wandering Top (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tex Blaisdell (signed)
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Directions for creating a spinning top game.

["Now this is indeed ideal employment..."] (Table of Contents)

Heathcliff the Hobo / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Heathcliff the Hobo
Synopsis:
Heathcliff takes a job as a life-guard.

A Room There Was (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Marjorie Lyndon Smith
Letters:
Typeset

Death Is a Dark Ace (Table of Contents)

The Cadet / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Crime
Characters:
Jones (Villain, Intro); Dunstead (Villain, Intro); Roger Barnes (Intro, Death); Ned Barnes (Intro); Marsha Lane (Intro); Larry Barnes (Intro); Kit Carter; Dan Merry; Toolan (Policeman); Maculready (Policeman); Sherlock Holmes (Cameo in a dream)
Synopsis:
Kit Carter and Dan must figure out who killed Roger Barnes.

["After a busy week in the offices of the Terrific Tick Tock Company..."] (Table of Contents)

Grover and Bonnie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Crime; Humor
Characters:
A cat burglar (Villain, Intro); Grover; Bonnie
Synopsis:
Grover and Bonnie capture a cat burglar.

Joe DiMaggio's Own Story (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Joe DiMaggio

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Humor
Synopsis:
Three one panel gag cartoons.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

4Most Fun / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Milt Hammer
Pencils:
Milt Hammer
Inks:
Milt Hammer
Letters:
Milt Hammer

Genre:
Humor
Synopsis:
4 one panel gag cartoons.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Cole
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    4-Thoughts & Afterthoughts
  3. 2. ["Dick Cole and Simba Karno visit the Centerview Tennis Club..."]
    Dick Cole
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle Pete
  5. 4. ["My, My! Who is that odd-looking chap?"]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  6. 5. ["Hey! Coom back here with my goot ham!"]
    Edison Bell
  7. 6. The Wandering Top
  8. 7. ["Now this is indeed ideal employment..."]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  9. 8. A Room There Was
  10. 9. Death Is a Dark Ace
    The Cadet
  11. 10. ["After a busy week in the offices of the Terrific Tick Tock Company..."]
    Grover and Bonnie
  12. 11. Joe DiMaggio's Own Story
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    4Most Fun
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  • Mike Nielsen
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