(July 1940)

Novelty Press, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68 ?
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Novelty Press, Inc.
Brand:
?
Editing:
David Adams
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
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
White Streak
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artist credits verified by Blake Bell in the Bill Everett Archives #2.

[The Vengeance of Lu-Chang] (Table of Contents)

White Streak / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Lu-Chang (Villain; Intro; Death); Carton (Villain; Intro; Death); Rusty (Villain; Intro; Death); The Lily (S-4; Intro)

Payroll Plot (Table of Contents)

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

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

Meet the Chameleon (Table of Contents)

Chameleon / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Allen?
Pencils:
John Junb
Inks:
John Junb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Doug Allen?

Characters:
The Chameleon [Pete Stockbridge] (Intro); Wong Lo (Villain; Intro)
Reprints:

The Blue Zombie (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

Characters:
Orson Black (Guest Star)

Birth of a Robot The Story of White Streak Part II (Table of Contents)

White Streak / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stockbridge Winslow (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Everett [as Blake] (signed) (illustration)
Inks:
Bill Everett [as Blake] (signed) (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
White Streak (origin, Part 2); Dr. Simms; Logar (Utopian leader); Melitas (villains)
Synopsis:
The Melitas discover that they are powerless to stop the White Streak and the accompanying robot Army.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from the previous issue and this issue contains a brief synopsis of Part 1. The Archives edition only reprints page 1.

[The High Sierra Gold Robbery] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Larry Antonette
Inks:
Larry Antonette
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Fire At the Factory] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Alonzo Vincent
Pencils:
Alonzo Vincent
Inks:
Alonzo Vincent
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alonzo Vincent

[The Water War] (Table of Contents)

Bull's-Eye Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett

Characters:
Slick Carson (Villain; Intro)

[The Lost Tribe of Mercury] (Table of Contents)

Spacehawk / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Basil Wolverton
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
Basil Wolverton
Letters:
?

Characters:
Grebo (Villain; Intro; Death); Rogg (Villain; Intro; Death); Borlo (Intro); Tuok; Draxions
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    White Streak
  2. 1. [The Vengeance of Lu-Chang]
    White Streak
  3. 2. Payroll Plot
    Lucky Byrd
  4. 3. Meet the Chameleon
    Chameleon
  5. 4. The Blue Zombie
    Fantastic Feature Films
  6. 5. Birth of a Robot The Story of White Streak Part II
    White Streak
  7. 6. [The High Sierra Gold Robbery]
    T-Men
  8. 7. [Fire At the Factory]
    Calling 2-R
  9. 8. [The Water War]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
  10. 9. [The Lost Tribe of Mercury]
    Spacehawk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Craig Delich
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • 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