Target Comics #v1#10 [10]
(November 1940)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Novelty Press, Inc.
Editing
David Adams
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)

The Target / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As The Target dropped through the skylight, the thugs' guns roared!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Target
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Greg Theakston.

Beware - Criminals! The Target is Here - (Table of Contents: 1)

The Target / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood [as Dick Hamilton]
Pencils
Bob Wood
Inks
Bob Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Target (introduction); Dave Reed; Tommy Reed [as The Targeteers] (introduction); Boss Barone (villain, introduction); Grover Whitney (introduction)
Synopsis
The Target takes on Boss Barone and Grover Whitney of the New York Globe wants to find out who he is.

[The Pirate City On Venus] (Table of Contents: 2)

Spacehawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jubun (Villain, Introduction, Death; a Uranian); Captain Dakk (brain transplanted into a Uranian hornosaur); Spacehawk
Reprints

[The Green Tie Society: Part 1] (Table of Contents: 3)

White Streak / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters
White Streak; Korn and the Green Tie Society (Villain, Introduction); Hook (introduction); Dr. Sears (introduction)
Synopsis
White Streak gains a human face thru plastic surgery and abandons his costume.

[The Wildcat Cub and the Movie Cowboy: Part 3] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Bea Holmes
Pencils
L. Kenner
Inks
L. Kenner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Tex O'Connor (villain); Painter (a cub); Bull's-Eye Bill

The World's Fastest Fighter (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Characters
Lucky Byrd

The Scratches of Doom (Table of Contents: 6)

Spacehawk / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Basil Wolverton
Pencils
Basil Wolverton
Inks
Basil Wolverton
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Sword of Destiny (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

[Architect of Madness] (Table of Contents: 8)

Chameleon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Allen?
Pencils
Bob Davis
Inks
Bob Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Susan Blye (introduction); Dr. Harry Kaye (introduction); Stiles (villain, introduction)

[The Radium Serum] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Jack Warren
Pencils
Jack Warren [as Alonzo Vincent] (signed)
Inks
Jack Warren [as Alonzo Vincent] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Mrs. Roberts (introduction); Carol Roberts (introduction)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["As The Target dropped through the skylight, the thugs' guns roared!"]
    The Target
  2. 1. Beware - Criminals! The Target is Here -
    The Target
  3. 2. [The Pirate City On Venus]
    Spacehawk
  4. 3. [The Green Tie Society: Part 1]
    White Streak
  5. 4. [The Wildcat Cub and the Movie Cowboy: Part 3]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
  6. 5. The World's Fastest Fighter
    Lucky Byrd
  7. 6. The Scratches of Doom
    Spacehawk
  8. 7. Sword of Destiny
    Fantastic Feature Films
  9. 8. [Architect of Madness]
    Chameleon
  10. 9. [The Radium Serum]
    Calling 2-R
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