Target Comics #v1#6 [6]
(July 1940)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1940-05-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Novelty Press, Inc.
Editing
David Adams
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

volume number is only on the cover not in the indicia

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

White Streak / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
White Streak
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artist credits verified by Blake Bell in the Bill Everett Archives #2.

[The Vengeance of Lu-Chang] (Table of Contents: 1)

White Streak / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Burgos
Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
?
Letters
Carl Burgos

Characters
Lu-Chang (Villain; Intro; Death); Carton (Villain; Intro; Death); Rusty (Villain; Intro; Death); The Lily (S-4; Intro)

Payroll Plot (Table of Contents: 2)

Lucky Byrd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Campbell
Pencils
Harry Campbell
Inks
Harry Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Campbell

Meet the Chameleon (Table of Contents: 3)

Chameleon / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Allen?
Pencils
John Junb
Inks
John Junb
Colors
?
Letters
Doug Allen?

Characters
The Chameleon [Pete Stockbridge] (Intro); Wong Lo (Villain; Intro)
Reprints

The Blue Zombie (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Feature Films / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Tarpe Mills
Pencils
Tarpe Mills
Inks
Tarpe Mills
Colors
?
Letters
Tarpe Mills

Characters
Orson Black (Guest Star)

Birth of a Robot The Story of White Streak Part II (Table of Contents: 5)

White Streak / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stockbridge Winslow (credited)
Pencils
Bill Everett [as Blake] (signed) (illustration)
Inks
Bill Everett [as Blake] (signed) (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
White Streak (origin, Part 2); Dr. Simms; Logar (Utopian leader); Melitas (villains)
Synopsis
The Melitas discover that they are powerless to stop the White Streak and the accompanying robot Army.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from the previous issue and this issue contains a brief synopsis of Part 1. The Archives edition only reprints page 1.

[The High Sierra Gold Robbery] (Table of Contents: 6)

T-Men / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Larry Antonette
Inks
Larry Antonette
Colors
?
Letters
?

[Fire At the Factory] (Table of Contents: 7)

Calling 2-R / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Warren
Pencils
Jack Warren
Inks
Jack Warren
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Warren

[The Water War] (Table of Contents: 8)

Bull's-Eye Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Everett

Characters
Slick Carson (Villain; Intro)

[The Lost Tribe of Mercury] (Table of Contents: 9)

Spacehawk / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Basil Wolverton
Pencils
Basil Wolverton
Inks
Basil Wolverton
Colors
Basil Wolverton
Letters
?

Characters
Grebo (Villain; Intro; Death); Rogg (Villain; Intro; Death); Borlo (Intro); Tuok; Draxions
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    White Streak
  2. 1. [The Vengeance of Lu-Chang]
    White Streak
  3. 2. Payroll Plot
    Lucky Byrd
  4. 3. Meet the Chameleon
    Chameleon
  5. 4. The Blue Zombie
    Fantastic Feature Films
  6. 5. Birth of a Robot The Story of White Streak Part II
    White Streak
  7. 6. [The High Sierra Gold Robbery]
    T-Men
  8. 7. [Fire At the Factory]
    Calling 2-R
  9. 8. [The Water War]
    Bull's-Eye Bill
  10. 9. [The Lost Tribe of Mercury]
    Spacehawk
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