(March 1940)

Novelty Press, 1940 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Novelty Press, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

volume number is only on the cover not in the indicia


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

White Streak / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett [as Blake] (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett [as Blake] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manowar/White Streak [Dan Sanders]
Reprints:

[The Chromelac Profiteer] (Table of Contents)

White Streak / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Carl Burgos

Characters:
Tomsen (Villain; Intro; Death)

[The Escape of Travis Trent] (Table of Contents)

Bull's-Eye Bill / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett [as Everett Blake] (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Everett [as Everett Blake] (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett [as Everett Blake] (signed)
Colors:
Bill Everett
Letters:
Bill Everett

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bulls-Eye Bill [Bill Target]; Steve Casey; Dee Parsons; un-named Sheriff; Quing (a cook); Dick; Travis Trent (villain); Manuel (villain, a half-breed, death)
Synopsis:
Trent escapes the clutches of Steve and Bill, so Bill heads back to the ranch and discovers Dee being threatened by a half-breed member of Trent's gang.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue.

Movie Menace (Table of Contents)

Lucky Byrd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Campbell
Pencils:
Harry Campbell
Inks:
Harry Campbell
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Campbell

Characters:
Ramon Remosa (Villain; Intro)

Moe and Joe's High-Test Mapl Syrp (Table of Contents)

Hi-Grass Twins / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
Jack Cole
Letters:
Jack Cole

Sabotage (Table of Contents)

T-Men / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
E. F. Webster
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
E. F. Webster

Characters:
Dr. Black (Villain; Death); Count Karna (Villain; Intro; Death); The Chief and his gang of spies (Villain; Intro)

[Mystery At the Blue Devil] (Table of Contents)

City Editor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harold Potter
Inks:
Harold Potter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The Puppet Man Gets a Name] (Table of Contents)

Little Puppet Man / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Pedro (Villain)

Indexer Notes

Puppet Man is named Woody; cont'd in next issue

[The Basketball Battle] (Table of Contents)

Rip Rory / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Bart (Villain)
Reprints:

[Sled Ride] (Table of Contents)

Sapp Family / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Schwab

Ninety Seconds For No. 91 (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jason Sanborn
Pencils:
Tarpe Mills (Illustration)
Inks:
Tarpe Mills (Illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[The Reformation of Pretty Boy: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Calling 2-R / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Alonzo Warren
Pencils:
Alonzo Warren (Alonzo Vincent)
Inks:
Alonzo Warren
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alonzo Warren

Characters:
The Big Boss (Villain; Intro); Drusella (Villain; Intro); Pretty Boy (Villain; Intro)

Devil's Dust (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Feature Films / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Tarpe Mills
Pencils:
Tarpe Mills
Inks:
Tarpe Mills
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tarpe Mills
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    White Streak
  2. 1. [The Chromelac Profiteer]
    White Streak
  3. 2. [The Escape of Travis Trent]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
  4. 3. Movie Menace
    Lucky Byrd
  5. 4. Moe and Joe's High-Test Mapl Syrp
    Hi-Grass Twins
  6. 5. Sabotage
    T-Men
  7. 6. [Mystery At the Blue Devil]
    City Editor
  8. 7. [The Puppet Man Gets a Name]
    Little Puppet Man
  9. 8. [The Basketball Battle]
    Rip Rory
  10. 9. [Sled Ride]
    Sapp Family
  11. 10. Ninety Seconds For No. 91
  12. 11. [The Reformation of Pretty Boy: Part 1]
    Calling 2-R
  13. 12. Devil's Dust
    Fantastic Feature Films
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Craig Delich
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Peter Croome
  • Gary L. Watson