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Oct 1940
68 pages
My copy (with the 70 year old tape) with a little help on covers
Simon and Kirby,Everett,Gustavson,Kiefer and more

4-January-2012 5:43 pm
Username: Cyberman
Comment: Brilliant thank you so much for this
4-January-2012 5:51 pm
Username: Cyberman
Comment: Brilliant thank you so much for this
7-April-2013 9:00 am
Username: misterxus
Comment: Excellent scan! Thank you.

Volume: #1, Issue: #5 [5]
Published: October 1940, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: David Adams (uncredited)
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U. S. Paper Stock: Newsprint Binding: Saddle-Stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing
Notes: BLUE BOLT, Vol. 1, No. 5, October 1940, published monthly by Novelty Press, Inc., P. O. Box 1198, Philadelphia, Pa., editorial offices, 292 Madison Avenue, New York 11, N. Y. 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.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Blue Bolt
Credits: Pencils: W. E. Rowland | Inks: W. E. Rowland
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Blue Bolt [Fred Parrish]

Comic Story (10 pages) War In the Fourth Dimension
Featuring: Blue Bolt
Credits: Script: Joe Simon; Jack Kirby | Pencils: Jack Kirby | Inks: Joe Simon; Al Avison; Al Gabriele
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Blue Bolt [Fred Parrish] The Green Sorceress (villain) The Unholy One (villain, Introduction) Major Kadronin (villain, Introduction)

Comic Story (7 pages) Havoc In Hollywood
Featuring: Dick Cole
Credits: Script: Bob Davis | Pencils: Bob Davis | Inks: Bob Davis
Characters: Phil Carp (villain, Introduction) Betty Lee (introduction) Bert Hart (introduction) Mr. Cole (Dick's Father, Introduction) Brown (introduction) Ed (introduction) Petey (introduction)

Comic Story (10 pages)
Featuring: Sub-Zero
Synopsis: Professor X succeeds in killing a patrolman who once put him in jail and now threatens the D.A. who prosecuted the case. Sub-Zero is called in, but nearly loses his life in the electric chair before his wits save his life.
Credits: Script: Bill Everett (signed) | Pencils: Bill Everett (signed) | Inks: Bill Everett (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Sub-Zero District Attorney Johnson (introduction) Hogan (introduction, Policeman, Death) Professor X (villain, Introduction)

Comic Story (2 pages) The Island of King Robinson
Featuring: Edison Bell
Credits: Pencils: Harry Ramsey
Characters: King Robinson (introduction)

Comic Story (5 pages) The Relentless Ghost
Featuring: Sergeant Spook
Credits: Script: Malcolm Kildale | Pencils: Malcolm Kildale | Inks: Malcolm Kildale
Characters: Jesse James's Ghost (villain) Bob Ford's Ghost (villain) Their Ghost Gang (villains, Introduction)

Comic Story (2 pages) Don't Fire Until You See the Whites of Their Eyes
Featuring: Old Cap Hawkin's Tales
Credits: Script: Henry Kiefer | Pencils: Henry Kiefer | Inks: Henry Kiefer

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Pony Tracks
Credits: Script: Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren] | Pencils: Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren] | Inks: Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Characters: Kerley Koonskin (a Buffalo Hunter, Introduction)

Text Story (2 pages) The Mystery of the Little Men [Part 2]
Credits: Script: Stockbridge Winslow | Letters: Typeset
Characters: Dick Cole

Comic Story (6 pages) Death and a Watch
Featuring: Runaway Ronson
Credits: Script: Paul Gustavson | Pencils: Paul Gustavson | Inks: Paul Gustavson | Letters: Paul Gustavson
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Runaway Ronson Doc Shelton (introduction, Death) Riker (villain, Introduction) Riker's Gang (villains, Introduction)

Comic Story (7 pages) Revenge For a Horse
Featuring: The White Rider and Super Horse
Characters: Matt Hart (villain, Introduction) His Two Partners (villains, Introduction) Bob Gridley (introduction) Annie (introduction) Her Father (introduction)

Comic Story (8 pages) Action In the Arctic Circle
Featuring: The Phantom Sub
Credits: Script: Bill O'Connor | Pencils: Ben Flinton | Inks: Leonard Sansone

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