(July 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
Brand:
?
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

TARGET COMICS, Vol. 8, No. 5, July 1947, published monthly by The Premium Group of Comics, a Division of The Premium Service Co. Inc., P. O. Box 1198, Independence Square, Philadelphia, Pa., editorial offices, 119 West 19th Street, New York 11, N. Y.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cadet / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

["Kit Carter and Dan Merry are calling on Mary Black with Ted Stilwell..."] (Table of Contents)

The Cadet Featuring Kit Carter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

["Listen-with my brains and your money, what can we lose??"] (Table of Contents)

Target Toons / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

The top half of the first page is an ad for Kellogg's Krumbles.

["Old Rufus Perkins--the biggest, braggingest fisherman in town..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Sale [as Bob Q.] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Sale [as Bob Q.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["A palatial gambling ship moored beyond the law's authority..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

A King's Command (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Graham
Pencils:
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Inks:
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Would you say that a mistletoe is a vine or a tree?"] (Table of Contents)

Target Toons / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

On bottom half of page. Top half is a Rollfast (bicycles and roller skates) ad.

It Is War! (Table of Contents)

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

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

["Bull's-Eye Bill easily handles an old-time stagecoach..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["You ought to be ashamed of yourself for being left back..."] (Table of Contents)

[Target Toons] / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

["I'm so hungry I could eat the side of a barn!"] (Table of Contents)

Heathcliff the Hobo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

["Fighting to help their wartime comrades, the Targeteers pounce upon a greedy swindler..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield (signed)
Inks:
Ken Battefield (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Oh boy! This oughta be good!"] (Table of Contents)

Two-Ton O'Toole / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

["What's a hill? Er-a piece of land with its back up."] (Table of Contents)

Targetoons / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

When a Slip Meant Death (Table of Contents)

Fisk Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino (signed)
Inks:
Al Plastino (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Cadet
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Target Hits and Misses
  3. 2. ["Kit Carter and Dan Merry are calling on Mary Black with Ted Stilwell..."]
    The Cadet Featuring Kit Carter
  4. 3. ["Listen-with my brains and your money, what can we lose??"]
    Target Toons
  5. 4. ["Old Rufus Perkins--the biggest, braggingest fisherman in town..."]
    Candid Charlie
  6. 5. ["A palatial gambling ship moored beyond the law's authority..."]
    Pete Stockbridge, The Chameleon
  7. 6. A King's Command
  8. 7. ["Would you say that a mistletoe is a vine or a tree?"]
    Target Toons
  9. 8. It Is War!
    Gary Stark
  10. 9. ["Bull's-Eye Bill easily handles an old-time stagecoach..."]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
  11. 10. ["You ought to be ashamed of yourself for being left back..."]
    [Target Toons]
  12. 11. ["I'm so hungry I could eat the side of a barn!"]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  13. 12. ["Fighting to help their wartime comrades, the Targeteers pounce upon a greedy swindler..."]
    The Target and the Targeteers
  14. 13. ["Oh boy! This oughta be good!"]
    Two-Ton O'Toole
  15. 14. ["What's a hill? Er-a piece of land with its back up."]
    Targetoons
  16. 15. When a Slip Meant Death
    Fisk Bike Tires
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