(January 1948)

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); 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

Indicia title: BLUE BOLT.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rick Richards / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

["Farr Military Academy, its campus buildings totally destroyed by fire..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

["Why do you call him Maple Syrup?"] (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

4 separate gags.

The Adventure of the Misplaced Markers!! (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Spook / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Larsen ?
Inks:
Howard Larsen ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The Solution for Open Manholes] (Table of Contents)

Boitram the Burglar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Pantomime strip.

Milepost Cave (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

["Arf!" "Hello, Pooch! How would you like to be my dog?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

["This election is all up in the air..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Harmon (credited)
Inks:
Jack Harmon (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

No Silk or Satin (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

["G'wan - What do you mean..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

4 separate gags.

["What good is a winter resort without any snow?"] (Table of Contents)

Rick Richards / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

["Hide me! Hide me!"] (Table of Contents)

Fearless Fellers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Inks:
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Hey, Jerry...Look at this!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

This Snow Periscope (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rick Richards
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt Flashes
  3. 2. ["Farr Military Academy, its campus buildings totally destroyed by fire..."]
    Dick Cole
  4. 3. ["Why do you call him Maple Syrup?"]
  5. 4. The Adventure of the Misplaced Markers!!
    Sergeant Spook
  6. 5. [The Solution for Open Manholes]
    Boitram the Burglar
  7. 6. Milepost Cave
  8. 7. ["Arf!" "Hello, Pooch! How would you like to be my dog?"]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  9. 8. ["This election is all up in the air..."]
    Blue Bolt the American
  10. 9. No Silk or Satin
  11. 10. ["G'wan - What do you mean..."]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  12. 11. ["What good is a winter resort without any snow?"]
    Rick Richards
  13. 12. ["Hide me! Hide me!"]
    Fearless Fellers
  14. 13. ["Hey, Jerry...Look at this!"]
    Edison Bell
  15. 14. This Snow Periscope
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