(April 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 & General Manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (Managing Editor); Phillip E. Moonan (Assistant Manager); 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

Copyright 1948 by the Premium Service Co., Inc. "Blue Bolt" in indicia. Index revised from a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Cole / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Certa (signed)
Inks:
Joe Certa (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["The opening of the huge new gymnasium is a gala event..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

["G'wan -- how can your brother be a candy salesman..."] (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

4 single-panel gags.

Lesson 1 (Table of Contents)

Easy Cartooning / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

["Battling treachery deep in a mine..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

["Jerry and Spook help "Scotty" McDougal..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

["I can hardly wait to test the power range of my new binoculars, Eddie!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

This Rustic Bench (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

["Why, you poor, poor man!"] (Table of Contents)

Heathcliff the Hobo / filler / 3 pages (report information)

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

["If we had a nickel, we could buy some candy!!!"] (Table of Contents)

Dink / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

["The principal of Portville High has invited Blue Bolt..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Cole
  2. 1. ["The opening of the huge new gymnasium is a gala event..."]
    Dick Cole
  3. 2. ["G'wan -- how can your brother be a candy salesman..."]
  4. 3. Lesson 1
    Easy Cartooning
  5. 4. ["Battling treachery deep in a mine..."]
    Rick Richards
  6. 5. ["Jerry and Spook help "Scotty" McDougal..."]
    Sergeant Spook
  7. 6. ["I can hardly wait to test the power range of my new binoculars, Eddie!"]
    Edison Bell
  8. 7. This Rustic Bench
  9. 8. ["Why, you poor, poor man!"]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  10. 9. ["If we had a nickel, we could buy some candy!!!"]
    Dink
  11. 10. ["The principal of Portville High has invited Blue Bolt..."]
    Blue Bolt the American
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