Valiant #6 October 1962 [1]
(6 October 1962)

IPC, 1962 Series
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Volume
1
Price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Pages
32
Indicia Frequency
Weekly
On-sale Date
1962-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fleetway Publications Ltd.
Editing
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Hurricane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Geoff Campion
Inks
Geoff Campion
Colors
?

Characters
Captain Hurricane

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Hurricane / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
R. Charles Roylance
Inks
R. Charles Roylance
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Avast there, Maggot!
Genre
war
Characters
Capt. Hurricane; "Maggot" Malone
Synopsis
After his merchant ship is sunk by a U-Boat, Captain Hurricane joins the Royal Marines. Two years later he gets the chance to have his revenge on the German submarine.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Nutts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Reg Orlandini
Pencils
Angel Nadal Quirch
Inks
Angel Nadal Quirch
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Never mind about your football!
Genre
humour
Characters
Ches Nutt; Nora Nutt; Grandma Nutt; Grandpa Nutt; Wal Nutt; Hazel Nutt; Baby Peanut; Silas Snatch; Bill Beltum
Synopsis
The Nutts haven't paid their rent for nine years and their landlord wants his money.

Indexer Notes

Ginger Nutt, the elder daughter of the family, is shown in the title frame but does not appear the story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

It Really Happened / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Hawk Hunter and the Iron Horse / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gino D' Antonio
Pencils
Renato Polese
Inks
Renato Polese
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't shoot, my friends!
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Hawk Hunter; Big Mick Mulroon; General Dodge
Synopsis
Orphaned in a raid and then raised by Native Americans, 17-year old Hawk goes in search of work amongst his own people.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Paladin the Fearless / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jean-Michel Charlier (Orignal French language version)
Pencils
Albert Uderzo
Inks
Albert Uderzo
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What is that I hear...
Genre
humour
Characters
Paladin; Cedric Cedarwood
Synopsis
During a Viking invasion, Cedric the Woodcutter finds an abandoned child and names him Paladin after the statue by which he found him.
Reprints
  • English language reprint of "Belloy - Chevalier Sans Armure".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Steel Claw / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Kenneth Bulmer
Pencils
Jesús Blasco
Inks
Jesús Blasco
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the moment I've dreamed of!
Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
The Steel Claw [Louis Crandell]; Professor Barringer; A Bank Manager
Synopsis
Following an accident in Professor Barringer's laboratory, Louis Crandell finds that an electric shock via his artificial right hand renders him invisible and he decides to rob a bank.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Percy the Problem Child / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Roy Wilson
Inks
Roy Wilson
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's me, pals.
Genre
humour
Characters
Percy; Noel Knowall.
Synopsis
Percy sets the reader a series of questions and puzzles.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

The Soppy Ha'Porths / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Arthur Martin
Inks
Arthur Martin
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why is a policeman the strongest man in the world?
Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Man Made Mammoths / text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Graham Coton
Inks
Graham Coton
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

To Glory We Steer / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eric Parker
Inks
Eric Parker
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We shall be within gunshot range of the enemy in an hour, Admiral.
Genre
biography; historical
Characters
Horatio Nelson; Captain Hardy; Midshipman Machin; Rev. Edmund Nelson; Maurice Nelson; Mrs. Blackett; Captain Suckling
Synopsis
After meeting his uncle, Captain Suckling, young Horatio Nelson embarks on a career in the Navy.

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It's All Yours / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Hey Presto - The Saucy Apprentice / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where is Werlin, your master?
Genre
humour
Characters
Presto; Werlin; A knight
Synopsis
Presto attempts to help a knight whose helmet won't come off.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Shorty the Sheriff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Reg Parlett
Inks
Reg Parlett
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shellif! There is a moose loose in my kitchen!
Genre
humour
Characters
Shorty; How Hie
Synopsis
Shorty doesn't realise he's after a moose, not a mouse.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Blade of the Frontier / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gunfire! A rifle by the sound of those shots
Characters
Captain Brett Blade; Syd Smart; Alf Hocking: Colonel Carson; Abdul Khan
Synopsis
When two rogue soldiers kill the members of a Wazir hunting party, Blade must apprehend them to prevent a war.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

The Crows / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Reg Orlandini
Pencils
Reg Parlett
Inks
Reg Parlett
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How do you know where to find turnips, pa?
Genre
humour; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pa Crow; Ma Crow; Clarence Crow; Farmer
Synopsis
Pa and Clarence are after some turnips.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Sixer / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm pressed for time, son!
Genre
humour
Characters
Sixer; Man with suit
Synopsis
When the cleaners are closed, Sixer has to find another way of getting a suit pressed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Kid Gloves / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Geoff Campion
Inks
Geoff Campion
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lift up a sack of coal with one hand for us, Kid!
Characters
Kid Gloves; Mr. Hardcastle; Mrs. Gloves; Lou Gloves; Liz Gloves; Sam Gloves; Boxing booth owner; Boxer
Synopsis
After losing his job delivering coal, Kid ends up in a fairground boxing booth in an attempt to win some money.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Soccer Roundabout / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Lazenby
Inks
Frank Lazenby
Letters
?

Genre
sport

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Crazy Inventions / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Western
Inks
Mike Western
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Schoolboy Howlers / text article / 0.25 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

It's a Record! / text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Western
Inks
Mike Western
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Jack O' Justice and the Siberian Giant / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Butterworth ?
Pencils
Hugh McNeill
Inks
Hugh McNeill
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack, we're lost!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Jack O' Justice; Moll Moonlight; Count Vronsky; Boris
Synopsis
Jack and Moll come to the aid of Count Vronsky when he is attacked by a gang of men. He offers them his hospitality and they accompany to Terror Keep.
Reprints

The Red Indian (Table of Contents: 24)

Famous Fighters / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Geoff Campion
Inks
Geoff Campion
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Back cover. This image was later modified and used as the cover to Smash! Holiday Special #1969.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Hurricane
  2. 1. ["Avast there, Maggot!"]
    Captain Hurricane
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. ["Never mind about your football!"]
    The Nutts
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    It Really Happened
  6. 5. ["Don't shoot, my friends!"]
    Hawk Hunter and the Iron Horse
  7. 6. ["What is that I hear..."]
    Paladin the Fearless
  8. 7. ["This is the moment I've dreamed of!"]
    The Steel Claw
  9. 8. ["That's me, pals."]
    Percy the Problem Child
  10. 9. ["Why is a policeman the strongest man in the world?"]
    The Soppy Ha'Porths
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Man Made Mammoths
  12. 11. ["We shall be within gunshot range of the enemy in an hour, Admiral."]
    To Glory We Steer
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    It's All Yours
  14. 13. ["Where is Werlin, your master?"]
    Hey Presto - The Saucy Apprentice
  15. 14. ["Shellif! There is a moose loose in my kitchen!"]
    Shorty the Sheriff
  16. 15. ["Gunfire! A rifle by the sound of those shots"]
    Blade of the Frontier
  17. 16. ["How do you know where to find turnips, pa?"]
    The Crows
  18. 17. ["I'm pressed for time, son!"]
    Sixer
  19. 18. ["Lift up a sack of coal with one hand for us, Kid!"]
    Kid Gloves
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Soccer Roundabout
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Crazy Inventions
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Schoolboy Howlers
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    It's a Record!
  24. 23. ["Jack, we're lost!"]
    Jack O' Justice and the Siberian Giant
  25. 24. The Red Indian
    Famous Fighters
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