Blue Bolt #v8#4 [82]
(September 1947)

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Volume
8
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Premium Group of Comics
Brand
Premium / PG
Editing
Robert D. Wheeler (Editor and General Manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (Managing Editor); Mel Cummin (Art Director); Jean Gibson Brundage (Editorial Assistant); Alfred V. Fago (Art Consultant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

BLUE BOLT, Vol. 8, No. 4, September, 1947, published monthly by The Premium Group of Comics, a Division of The Premium Service Co. Inc., P. O. Box 1198, Independence Square, Philadelphia, Pa., editorial offices, 119 West 19th Street, New York 11, N. Y.

Sequences reordered, sequence added, and some other information from Len Wolinsky via the GCD Errors list, September 2009. Additional information from a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blue Bolt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (signed)
Inks
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Blue Bolt Flashes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

Dick Cole / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
James Wilcox (credited)
Inks
James Wilcox (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dick Cole, winner of last year's cross-country race...

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

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have to go to the store and buy some flea soap!!
Genre
humor; children

The Drippie Caverns (Table of Contents: 4)

Krisko and Jasper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Pencils
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren] (credited)
Inks
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

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

Rick Richards / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two killer bulls, a television camera, a comedian, a frog...

[Gee, that piece of cake I had at your house yesterday was terrible!!"] (Table of Contents: 6)

cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children

Right from the Horse's Mouth (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mickey Marks [as Mickey Klar Marks]
Pencils
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren] (illustration)
Inks
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren] (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

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

Boitram the Boiglar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm tired of climbin' up windows...

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

Blue Bolt / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (credited)
Inks
Wayne Boring [as Jack Harmon] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Matching his helicopter against a new jet plane...

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

Bluebolts and Nuts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Johnny always walks around with a chip on his shoulder!!
Genre
humor; children

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

Bluebolts and Nuts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How do you know that your dog is going to be a good watchdog?
Genre
humor; children

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

Edison Bell / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Eddie, look at that crazy galoot in the speedboat!

This Pinhole Camera (Table of Contents: 13)

Edison Bell / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tex Blaisdell (signed)
Inks
Tex Blaisdell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[South or North?] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Genre
humor

In the Shadow of the Thunderbird (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Fisk Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bluebolts and Nuts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I burned my finger in a pot of hot water!!
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt Flashes
  3. 2. ["Dick Cole, winner of last year's cross-country race..."]
    Dick Cole
  4. 3. ["I have to go to the store and buy some flea soap!!"]
  5. 4. The Drippie Caverns
    Krisko and Jasper
  6. 5. ["Two killer bulls, a television camera, a comedian, a frog..."]
    Rick Richards
  7. 6. [Gee, that piece of cake I had at your house yesterday was terrible!!"]
  8. 7. Right from the Horse's Mouth
  9. 8. ["I'm tired of climbin' up windows..."]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  10. 9. ["Matching his helicopter against a new jet plane..."]
    Blue Bolt
  11. 10. ["Johnny always walks around with a chip on his shoulder!!"]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  12. 11. ["How do you know that your dog is going to be a good watchdog?"]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  13. 12. ["Eddie, look at that crazy galoot in the speedboat!"]
    Edison Bell
  14. 13. This Pinhole Camera
    Edison Bell
  15. 14. [South or North?]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  16. 15. In the Shadow of the Thunderbird
    Fisk Bike Tires
  17. 16. ["I burned my finger in a pot of hot water!!"]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Len Wolinsky
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