Target Comics #v7#5 [71]
(July 1946)

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Volume
7
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Novelty Press Division of the Premium Service Co., Inc.
Editing
Robert D. Wheeler (Editor & General Manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (Managing Editor); Peggy Ann Crowley (associate editor); Helen Doig Schmid (editorial assistant)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chameleon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor

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

Target Hits and Misses / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
contains a letter from "Bruce Hamilton" Salina Kansas

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

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

The Cadet Featuring Kit Carter / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nina Albright
Inks
Nina Albright
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Kit Carter cracks out of quarantine, he races not only Daunton's toughest track opponent...
Genre
adventure

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

Chameleon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Allison
Inks
Bill Allison
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pete Stockbridge, the Chameleon, outwits a gang of thieves...
Genre
adventure; spy
Reprints

Monkey Business (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Seth Harmon
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

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

Gary Stark / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Rico (signed)
Pencils
Don Rico (signed)
Inks
Don Rico (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The mystery of why Bonzo imprisoned Gary...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Gary Stark; Bob; Nails; Panama; Bonzo (villain, ruler of Draba); Linky (villain, Bonzo's aide)
Synopsis
Gary sees Bonzo's aide sneak into the "Skull God" and then speak, fooling the natives by trickery into divulging the location of the pirate gold.
Keywords
Isle of Draba; Skull God

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

Dink / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

top half of page is a Fleer's Dubble Bubble ad with art by Ray Thompson

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm tough, see?
Genre
humor

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

Dan'l Flannel / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Schrotter
Inks
Gus Schrotter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dan'l Flannel starts out to pick a bouquet of wild flowers...
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
G'wan, how kin yer brother train fer...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

top half of page is an ad for Shelby Bicycles

Hole In Three (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sports

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

Two-Ton O'Toole / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Snap into it, Two-Ton...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Target and the Targeteers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Battefield
Inks
Ken Battefield
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom and Dave don't get a tumble from their pretty new secretary...
Genre
superhero

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

Targetoons / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

top quarter of the page is an ad for Eschelman Dog food

Friday the 13th (Table of Contents: 14)

Fraidy-Cat Phil / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Heathcliff the Hobo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You wanta buy the banan'?
Genre
humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Chameleon
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Target Hits and Misses
  3. 2. ["When Kit Carter cracks out of quarantine, he races not only Daunton's toughest track opponent..."]
    The Cadet Featuring Kit Carter
  4. 3. ["Pete Stockbridge, the Chameleon, outwits a gang of thieves..."]
    Chameleon
  5. 4. Monkey Business
  6. 5. ["The mystery of why Bonzo imprisoned Gary..."]
    Gary Stark
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Dink
  8. 7. ["I'm tough, see?"]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  9. 8. ["Dan'l Flannel starts out to pick a bouquet of wild flowers..."]
    Dan'l Flannel
  10. 9. ["G'wan, how kin yer brother train fer..."]
  11. 10. Hole In Three
  12. 11. ["Snap into it, Two-Ton..."]
    Two-Ton O'Toole
  13. 12. ["Tom and Dave don't get a tumble from their pretty new secretary..."]
    Target and the Targeteers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Targetoons
  15. 14. Friday the 13th
    Fraidy-Cat Phil
  16. 15. ["You wanta buy the banan'?"]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
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