(September 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:
Premium / PG
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:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

BLUE BOLT, Vol. 8, No. 4, September, 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.

Sequences reordered, sequence added, and some other information from Len Wolinsky via the GCD Errors list, September 2009. Additional information from a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blue Bolt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (signed)
Inks:
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

["Dick Cole, winner of last year's cross-country race..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
James Wilcox (credited)
Inks:
James Wilcox (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["I have to go to the store and buy some flea soap!!"] (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Drippie Caverns (Table of Contents)

Krisko and Jasper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack A. Warren
Pencils:
Jack A. Warren (credited)
Inks:
Jack A. Warren (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

["Two killer bulls, a television camera, a comedian, a frog..."] (Table of Contents)

Rick Richards / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

[Gee, that piece of cake I had at your house yesterday was terrible!!"] (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Right from the Horse's Mouth (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mickey Marks [as Mickey Klar Marks]
Pencils:
Jack A. Warren (illustration)
Inks:
Jack A. Warren (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

["I'm tired of climbin' up windows..."] (Table of Contents)

Boitram the Boiglar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

["Matching his helicopter against a new jet plane..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (credited)
Inks:
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Johnny always walks around with a chip on his shoulder!!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

["How do you know that your dog is going to be a good watchdog?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

["Eddie, look at that crazy galoot in the speedboat!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

This Pinhole Camera (Table of Contents)

Edison Bell / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

[South or North?] (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

In the Shadow of the Thunderbird (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

["I burned my finger in a pot of hot water!!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt Flashes
  3. 2. ["Dick Cole, winner of last year's cross-country race..."]
    Dick Cole
  4. 3. ["I have to go to the store and buy some flea soap!!"]
  5. 4. The Drippie Caverns
    Krisko and Jasper
  6. 5. ["Two killer bulls, a television camera, a comedian, a frog..."]
    Rick Richards
  7. 6. [Gee, that piece of cake I had at your house yesterday was terrible!!"]
  8. 7. Right from the Horse's Mouth
  9. 8. ["I'm tired of climbin' up windows..."]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  10. 9. ["Matching his helicopter against a new jet plane..."]
    Blue Bolt
  11. 10. ["Johnny always walks around with a chip on his shoulder!!"]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  12. 11. ["How do you know that your dog is going to be a good watchdog?"]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  13. 12. ["Eddie, look at that crazy galoot in the speedboat!"]
    Edison Bell
  14. 13. This Pinhole Camera
    Edison Bell
  15. 14. [South or North?]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  16. 15. In the Shadow of the Thunderbird
    Fisk Bike Tires
  17. 16. ["I burned my finger in a pot of hot water!!"]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Jim Van Dore