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Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 1

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    Cover by Milt Hammer. Stories and art by C.C. Beck, Rod Reed, Ray Gill, John Jordan, Jim Wilcox, Henry C. Kiefer, William Haywood, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #49. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Sergeant Spook and Jerry investigate after gangsters reprogram a chess-playing robot...to kill! The Fearless Fellers kid gang launches a weekly scrap collection drive to promote the war effort. Also featuring an ad for Tootsie Rolls, "Captain Tootsie and the Giant Cannon!" from Shazam creator C.C. Beck. Dick Cole; Fearless Fellers; Cap Hawkins Tales; Edison Bell; Edison Bell's Clothes Closet; Sergeant Spook; Killer of the Kilns; Krisko & Jasper; Blue Bolt; Sniffy; Bluebolts & Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 2

    Cover by Walter Johnson. Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, John Jordan, Jim Wilcox, Pam Robinson, Robert Pious, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #50. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Sergeant Spook and Jerry investigate the killing of Old Man Bleaker at the dilapidated Bleaker Mansion. Cap Hawkins tells the true story of the USS O'Bannon, the US Navy's most decorated destroyer during World War II. To catch a traitor in the ranks, Blue Bolt's sidekick Charlie must go undercover at a WAC camp by dressing in drag. Dick Cole; Fearless Fellers; Cap Hawkins Tales; Edison Bell; Edison Bell's Home Skreeno; Sergeant Spook; Dead Duck; Krisko & Jasper; Blue Bolt; Since Pearl Harbor. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 3

    Cover by Tom Gill. Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, John Jordan, Jim Wilcox, William F. Haywood, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #51. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Sergeant Spook and Jerry meet the spirits of past presidents at Mount Rushmore, which had only recently been completed at the time of this issue. Cap Hawkins tells the true story of the California tuna boats leased by the US Navy after Pearl Harbor to patrol US coasts and serve in battle, called "Yippees" in the story. Mysterious plane crashes send Blue Bolt home on a special mission to catch a cunning saboteur. Also featuring a one-page "message to the Boys and Girls of America!" from the US War Department and General H.H. Arnold, urging young people with "summer war jobs" to return to school in the fall. Dick Cole; Fearless Fellers; Cap Hawkins Tales; Edison Bell; Edison Bell's Linoleum Block Printing Press; Sergeant Spook; Private Moneybags; Krisko & Jasper; Blue Bolt. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 4

    Cover by Joe Donohoe. Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, John Jordan, Jim Wilcox, Robert Pious, Pam Robinson, Harold DeLay, David T. Marke, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #52. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Sergeant Spook and Jerry investigate robberies that happen during radio shows hosted by "The Ghost." Cap Hawkins tells the true story of the US military's K-9 Corps of service dogs. Blue Bolt and Charlie head to a new airfield in New Guinea, only to learn that reporter Marg Hesslin is already there...and already in danger. Dick Cole; Fearless Fellers; Cap Hawkins Tales; Edison Bell; Edison Bell's Simplified Plans; The Avalanche; Sergeant Spook: The Ghost Goes Wild!; Sparkling Secret; Krisko & Jasper; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts and Nuts; Sniffy. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 5

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    Cover by Robert Pious. Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, Jim Wilcox, Robert Pious, Harold DeLay, Jim Hearne, Pat Robinson, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #53. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Edison Bell and Jerry get the better of some ruffians, with the help of a bear suit and a heavy-handed warning against the dangers of juvenile delinquency. Blue Bolt and reporter Marg Hesslin join a wild platypus hunt across Australia, and find a hidden supply dump. Also featuring plans for making a "victory sled" of the Rosebud type. Dick Cole; Fearless Fellers; Cap Hawkins Tales; Edison Bell; Edison Bell's Easy to Make Victory Sled; Sergeant Spook; Krisko & Jasper; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts and Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 6

    Cover by Lucy Feller. Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, Jim Wilcox, Robert Pious, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #54. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Edison Bell and Jerry go skiing in the mountains and rescue the victims of a school bus crash. Blue Bolt hijacks a Japanese fighter plane and saves a US senator's plane with help from reporter Marg Hesslin. Sergeant Spook and Jerry fight a fire and help high-school dropouts decide to go back and get their diplomas. Dick Cole; Fearless Fellers; Cap Hawkins Tales; Edison Bell; Edison Bell's Make Your Own Winter Sports Accessories; Sergeant Spook; Krisko & Jasper; Backfield Bomber; Sniffy; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts and Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 7

    Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, Jim Wilcox, Robert Pious, Pam Robinson, B. G. Guth, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #55. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Dick Cole becomes a crucial player as the Wilson, Farr and Buckler military academies are tied for the lead in the college basketball championship. Blue Bolt goes undercover at a recuperative facility for wounded pilots to ferret out a leak, and of course reporter Marg Hesslin is already there. Sergeant Spook and Jerry fight a "sinister scheme for home-front sabotage." Dick Cole; Fearless Fellers; Cap Hawkins Tales; Edison Bell; Make Edison Bell's Boy-Size Jeep; Sergeant Spook; Krisko & Jasper; I'm Going Home!; Sniffy; Blue Bolt; It Happened Last Year; Bluebolts and Nuts; Merkin Gerkin. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Blue Bolt Vol. 05 (1944) 8

    Cover by John Wilcox. Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, Jim Wilcox, Robert Pious, John Jordan, Henry Kiefer, Seth Harmon, Milt Hammer and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #56. Former superhero Blue Bolt soars as an aviator hero in WWII. Cap Hawkins tells the true story of D-Day, June 6, 1944, then still a recent memory. Blue Bolt and Charlie use a makeshift sled to escape enemy troops after crash landing on an island. Sergeant Spook and Jerry help his friend "Pinky Jones," who's been playing hookey and running with a teen gang. Dick Cole; Old Cap Hawkins True Tales: D-Day; Edison Bell; Don't Buy it -- Make it Yourself; Man Bites Dog; Blue Bolt; Krisko and Jasper; Sniffy; Fearless Fellers; Gummed Up; Sgt. Spook; Bluebolts and Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.