(May 1940)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

White Streak / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Claire Moe
Inks:
Claire Moe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
White Streak

[The Gas Mask Disaster] (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:
Reynolds (Villain; Intro)

[The Counterfeit Lottery Ring] (Table of Contents)

T-Men / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

Bomb-Sight Boomerang (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:
Captain James (Villain; Intro)

[The Dam Breaks] (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

Indexer Notes

cont'd next issue

[The Reformation of Pretty Boy: Part 3] (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:
Big Boss (Villain); Drusella (Villain); Pretty Boy (Guest Star)

Submarine Surprise (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Andrew Allen
Letters:
typeset

[The Garment District Diamond Smugglers] (Table of Contents)

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

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

The Music Monster (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

[The Beautiful Baby Contest] (Table of Contents)

Hi-Grass Twins / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

[The Track Meet] (Table of Contents)

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

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

[The Coming of Cameron] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bill Target; Quing (a cook); Steve Casey (mention only); Dawn; Bob (Sheriff); Ted Cameron (villain, introduction); Blackbeard Hurston (villain, introduction, death); Tony (villain)
Synopsis:
Bill has a run-in with a dude named Ted Cameron, who has accompanied Dawn to see what a round-up camp looks like. In actuality, Cameron is interested in securing some mining papers, claims and deeds.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer revision from Bill Everett to ? by Craig Delich 2013-10-10. The Who's Who does not indicate who the writer was for this feature and also indicates that Everett only drew this strip.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    White Streak
  2. 1. [The Gas Mask Disaster]
    White Streak
  3. 2. [The Counterfeit Lottery Ring]
    T-Men
  4. 3. Bomb-Sight Boomerang
    Lucky Byrd
  5. 4. [The Dam Breaks]
    Little Puppet Man
  6. 5. [The Reformation of Pretty Boy: Part 3]
    Calling 2-R
  7. 6. Submarine Surprise
  8. 7. [The Garment District Diamond Smugglers]
    City Editor
  9. 8. The Music Monster
    Fantastic Feature Films
  10. 9. [The Beautiful Baby Contest]
    Hi-Grass Twins
  11. 10. [The Track Meet]
    Rip Rory
  12. 11. [The Coming of Cameron]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Peter Croome
  • Gary L. Watson