(September-October 1948)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Premium Group of Comics
Editing
Robert D. Wheeler; Katherine Urban (story editor); Mel Cummin (art director)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors
L. B. Cole? (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Fire at Will (Table of Contents: 1)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover. Letter from the editor and letters from readers of Young King Cole.

Case of the Sacred Cobra (Table of Contents: 2)

Toni Gayle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Janice Valleau ?
Inks
Janice Valleau
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Toni Gayle

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

Kellogg's Krumbles / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer
Pencils
Milt Hammer
Inks
Milt Hammer
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Hammer ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now how can your uncle be a jail warden...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

2 single-panel gags.

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

Boitram the Boiglar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
Art Helfant ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Put 'em up.
Genre
humor

Two Bright Boys (Table of Contents: 6)

True Lives of Crime / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer
Pencils
Milt Hammer
Inks
Milt Hammer
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Hammer ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He says for ten cents he'll play Indian!!
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

4 single-panel gags.

Masked Death (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
crime

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer
Pencils
Milt Hammer
Inks
Milt Hammer
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Hammer ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Electric cookies! What kind are they??
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

4 single-panel gags.

Green Suit Murders (Table of Contents: 10)

The Gunmaster / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Riss
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Gunmaster [Gregory Gayle]; Toni Gayle
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artist ID by Martin O'Hearn.

The Story behind the Italian Beretta (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lazarus
Pencils
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Synopsis
facts about the gun Beretta

The Introduction of the Shoulder Holster (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lazarus
Pencils
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Synopsis
facts about shoulder holsters

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

Crime Run-Down You Spot the Criminal / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus ?
Inks
Harry Lazarus ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom Drake, a noted businessman, is found dead with a rifle bullet in his back.
Genre
crime
Characters
Inspector Cliff O'Day
Synopsis
Solve the crime given various clues
Reprints

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

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer
Pencils
Milt Hammer
Inks
Milt Hammer
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Hammer ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ok, why does your cousin put bird seed...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

8 single-panel gags.

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

Boitram the Boiglar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Letters
Art Helfant ?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

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

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Fire at Will
  3. 2. Case of the Sacred Cobra
    Toni Gayle
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Krumbles
  5. 4. ["Now how can your uncle be a jail warden..."]
  6. 5. ["Put 'em up."]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  7. 6. Two Bright Boys
    True Lives of Crime
  8. 7. ["He says for ten cents he'll play Indian!!"]
  9. 8. Masked Death
  10. 9. ["Electric cookies! What kind are they??"]
  11. 10. Green Suit Murders
    The Gunmaster
  12. 11. The Story behind the Italian Beretta
  13. 12. The Introduction of the Shoulder Holster
  14. 13. ["Tom Drake, a noted businessman, is found dead with a rifle bullet in his back."]
    Crime Run-Down You Spot the Criminal
  15. 14. ["Ok, why does your cousin put bird seed..."]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn Bicycles
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