Target Comics #v8#11 [89]
(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 & General Manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (Managing Editor); Al Fago [as Alfred V. Fago] (art consultant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cadet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Certa (signed)
Inks
Joe Certa (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

[The Defeat of Slugger Hood] (Table of Contents: 2)

Cadet / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nina Albright (signed)
Inks
Nina Albright (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Targetoons / 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
You're so dumb I bet you think South Bend...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

top half of page is an ad for Chemcraft chemistry set

[The Framing of Gary Stark] (Table of Contents: 4)

Gary Stark / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Villain: Arnold Komar

Following Orders (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Gill
Pencils
? (Illo)
Inks
? (Illo)
Colors
? (illo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
sports

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

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
Hi, Benny. I hear yer goin' staight now.
Genre
humor

[The Affair of Monster Matt] (Table of Contents: 7)

Candid Charlie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Sale [as Bob Q. Siege]
Inks
Robert Sale [as Bob Q. Siege]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; adventure

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

Heathcliff the Hobo / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's nice and breezy up here, isn't it, Heathcliff?
Genre
humor

[The Junior Star] (Table of Contents: 9)

Chameleon / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
William Allison?
Inks
William Allison?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Boiltram the Boiglar / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you teach me how to lift 500 pounds?
Genre
humor

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

Two-Ton O'Toole / 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
It's time for your fight, Two-Ton.
Genre
humor

Mr. 5 X 5 (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Plate
Pencils
? (Illo)
Inks
? (Illo)
Colors
? (illo)
Letters
typeset

[The Fur Robbers] (Table of Contents: 13)

Target / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Cadet
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Target Hits and Misses
  3. 2. [The Defeat of Slugger Hood]
    Cadet
  4. 3. ["You're so dumb I bet you think South Bend..."]
    Targetoons
  5. 4. [The Framing of Gary Stark]
    Gary Stark
  6. 5. Following Orders
  7. 6. ["Hi, Benny. I hear yer goin' staight now."]
    Boitram the Boiglar
  8. 7. [The Affair of Monster Matt]
    Candid Charlie
  9. 8. ["It's nice and breezy up here, isn't it, Heathcliff?"]
    Heathcliff the Hobo
  10. 9. [The Junior Star]
    Chameleon
  11. 10. ["Can you teach me how to lift 500 pounds?"]
    Boiltram the Boiglar
  12. 11. ["It's time for your fight, Two-Ton."]
    Two-Ton O'Toole
  13. 12. Mr. 5 X 5
  14. 13. [The Fur Robbers]
    Target
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