Blue Bolt #v8#8 [86]
(January 1948)

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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)

Rick Richards / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
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
Farr Military Academy, its campus buildings totally destroyed by fire...

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

cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why do you call him Maple Syrup?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

4 separate gags.

The Adventure of the Misplaced Markers!! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

[The Solution for Open Manholes] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Pantomime strip.

Milepost Cave (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Inks
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arf!" "Hello, Pooch! How would you like to be my dog?

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This election is all up in the air...

No Silk or Satin (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Inks
E. J. Reeves (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
G'wan - What do you mean...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

4 separate gags.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What good is a winter resort without any snow?

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

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

Script
Ray Gill
Pencils
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Inks
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hide me! Hide me!

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Jerry...Look at this!

This Snow Periscope (Table of Contents: 14)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tex Blaisdell (signed)
Inks
Tex Blaisdell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rick Richards
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blue Bolt Flashes
  3. 2. ["Farr Military Academy, its campus buildings totally destroyed by fire..."]
    Dick Cole
  4. 3. ["Why do you call him Maple Syrup?"]
  5. 4. The Adventure of the Misplaced Markers!!
    Sergeant Spook
  6. 5. [The Solution for Open Manholes]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  7. 6. Milepost Cave
  8. 7. ["Arf!" "Hello, Pooch! How would you like to be my dog?"]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  9. 8. ["This election is all up in the air..."]
    Blue Bolt the American
  10. 9. No Silk or Satin
  11. 10. ["G'wan - What do you mean..."]
    Bluebolts and Nuts
  12. 11. ["What good is a winter resort without any snow?"]
    Rick Richards
  13. 12. ["Hide me! Hide me!"]
    Fearless Fellers
  14. 13. ["Hey, Jerry...Look at this!"]
    Edison Bell
  15. 14. This Snow Periscope
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
  • Jim Van Dore