Blue Bolt #v8#7 [85]
(December 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); 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

Indicia title: BLUE BOLT.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Cole / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
L. B. Cole
Inks
L. B. Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Hearne
Inks
Jack Hearne
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After the Farr Military Academy campus was swept by fire...

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

cartoon / 0.95 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My pop used to be in the cattle business...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

4 separate cartoons.

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

Rick Richards / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rick awakens the musty halls...

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Eddie, that's Cowboy Jim Bowers, the movie star!

Print Your Own Newspaper (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Fearless Fellers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Gill
Pencils
Joe Donohoe
Inks
Joe Donohoe
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Fearless Fellers have won an essay contest.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mister, can I have a nickle...
Genre
humor

The Mystery of the Three Dials (Table of Contents: 9)

Sergeant Spook / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Larsen?
Inks
Howard Larsen?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yeah, I was walking down th' street...
Genre
humor

Boy's Best Friend (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
David Hughes
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Harmon (signed)
Inks
Jack Harmon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Monster Terrifies Great Smokies Area!

["What's the difference between the North 'n South Pole?] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

4 separate cartoons.

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

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
My pop says that a little boy's good looks...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover. 4 separate cartoons.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Cole
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt Flashes
  3. 2. ["After the Farr Military Academy campus was swept by fire..."]
    Dick Cole
  4. 3. ["My pop used to be in the cattle business..."]
  5. 4. ["Rick awakens the musty halls..."]
    Rick Richards
  6. 5. ["Eddie, that's Cowboy Jim Bowers, the movie star!"]
    Edison Bell
  7. 6. Print Your Own Newspaper
  8. 7. ["The Fearless Fellers have won an essay contest."]
    Fearless Fellers
  9. 8. ["Mister, can I have a nickle..."]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  10. 9. The Mystery of the Three Dials
    Sergeant Spook
  11. 10. ["Yeah, I was walking down th' street..."]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  12. 11. Boy's Best Friend
  13. 12. ["Monster Terrifies Great Smokies Area!"]
    Blue Bolt the American
  14. 13. ["What's the difference between the North 'n South Pole?]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  15. 14. ["My pop says that a little boy's good looks..."]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
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