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Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 1

    Cover by Jack Hearne. Stories and art by Jim Wilcox, Don Rico, Milt Hammer, Jack Warren, Henry Kiefer, and Art Helfant. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #79. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Blue Bolt investigates the secret of a deadly new kind of airplane. Sergeant Spook rescues Jerry after he accidentally stumbles on the hideout of jewel thieves. The search for a priceless orchid leads millionaire adventurer Rick Richards to a dramatic confrontation. Edison Bell tells young readers how to create a midget canoe. Dick Cole; Two-Ton O'Toole; Bluebolts & Nuts; Rick Richards; Midget Canoe; Scooped---; Edison Bell; Blue Bolt; Krisko & Jasper; Sergeant Spook. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 2

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    Cover by Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Stories and art by Joe Gill, Jim Wilcox, Tex Blaisdell, Milt Hammer, Henry Kiefer, and Art Helfant. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #80. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Dick Cole helps his lacrosse coach restore his native ancestral home, despite opposition from a local BLM agent. The text story "A Step in the Right Direction" is one of the first-ever stories by longtime Charlton Comics scripter Joe Gill; Joe's brother Ray was a frequent contributor to Blue Bolt comics. Edison Bell enters a model plane contest, and tells young readers how to create a rubber band-powered balsa plane. Cover by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Dick Cole; A Step in the Right Direction; Bluebolts & Nuts; Rick Richards; This Tractor Model Really Flies; Heathcliff the Hobo; Boitram the Boiglar; Edison Bell; Blue Bolt. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 3

    Cover by Jack Hearne. Stories and art by Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon), Jim Wilcox, Al Huston, Milt Hammer, Henry Kiefer, and Art Helfant. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #81. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Sgt. Spook joins forces with the spirit of Paul Revere to prevent modern-day crooks from stealing an ancient store of silver. Blue Bolt's old war buddy Charlie seeks his help in turning his new golf course profitable, in a story by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Edison Bell and Jerry become counselors at a summer camp. King Neptune teaches young readers basic swimming lessons. Also featuring a vintage ad for "Popsicle Pete" prizes in exchange for saving popsicle wrappers, featuring Cleveland Indians pitcher Bob Feller. Dick Cole; Sergeant Spook: The Adventure of King's Plate!; Cowboy Justice; Rick Richards; Make Friends with King Neptune; Heathcliff the Hobo: At the Circus; Edison Bell; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts & Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 4

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    Cover by Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Stories and art by Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon), Mickey Klar Marks, Tex Blaisdell, Jim Wilcox, Jack Warren, Milt Hammer, Henry Kiefer, and Art Helfant. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #82. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. During a cross-country race, Dick Cole has a close encounter with a bull. Pursuing an enemy jet in his magazine's helicopter, Blue Bolt learns the jet is built for ramming (!), in a story (and cover) by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Edison Bell and Jerry confront a bully during a lakeside camping trip. Edison Bell tells young readers how to create a pinhole camera. Dick Cole; Krisko and Jasper: The Drippie Caverns; Right from the Horse's Mouth; Boitram the Boiglar; Rick Richards; This Pinhole Camera; Heathcliff the Hobo; Edison Bell; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts & Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 5

    Cover by Jack Hearne. Stories and art by Howard Larsen, Robert Plate, Al Plastino, Tex Blaisdell, Jim Wilcox, Jack Warren, Milt Hammer, Henry Kiefer, and Art Helfant. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #83. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Dick Cole searches for signs of the endangered whooping crane in frozen Northern Canada. While visiting his hometown, Blue Bolt earns the ire of the town's incompetent baseball coach. Sgt. Spook revives the spirit of a famous fisherman to help Jerry with his fishing. Edison Bell tells young readers how to create a flying fish kite. Dick Cole; Sergeant Spook; Golf Ball Jitters; Boitram the Boiglar; Rick Richards; Build This Flying Fish Kite; Heathcliff the Hobo; Edison Bell; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts & Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 6

    Cover by Joe Donohoe. Stories and art by Ray Gill, John Graham, Jack Hearne, E. J. Reeves, Joe Donohoe, Don Rico, Tex Blaisdell, Milt Hammer, Art Helfant, Henry Kiefer and Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #84. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Dick Cole and his fellow cadets become impromptu firefighters when Farr Military Academy catches fire. Visiting a preserved tall ship, Blue Bolt battles modern-day pirates, in a story by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Sgt. Spook revives the spirits of famous sea captains to help Jerry with his model boat. Edison Bell tells young readers how to create a drag brake for a soapbox racer. Dick Cole; Blue Bolt: Yo, Ho! Ho!; Fearless Fellers; Timid Tim; Cunning; Rick Richards; Bluebolts and Nuts; Edison Bell; Sergeant Spook: Old Ironsides; How to Construct a Drag Brake for Your Soapbox Racer. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 7
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    Cover by L. B. Cole. Stories and art by Ray Gill, Jack Hearne, Joe Donohoe, Tex Blaisdell, Milt Hammer, Art Helfant, Henry Kiefer and Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #85. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Rick Richards makes a daring leap from the battlements of a medieval castle to prevent atomic secrets from falling into enemy hands. Blue Bolt discovers the secret of an ape-man living in the hills, in a story by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Sgt. Spook revives the spirit of Noah Webster to help Jerry crack a secret code. Edison Bell tells young readers how to print their own newspaper. Dick Cole; Rick Richards; Edison Bell; Print Your Own Newspaper; Fearless Fellers; Heathcliff, the Hobo; Sergeant Spook: Mystery of the Three Dials; Boitram, the Boiglar; Boys Best Friend; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts & Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 8

    Stories and art by Ray Gill, Jack Hearne, Joe Donohoe, Tex Blaisdell, Milt Hammer, Art Helfant, Henry Kiefer, E. J. Reeves and Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #86. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Edison Bell enters a bobsled race at the snow rodeo. Covering a town election leads to Blue Bolt dangling from an airborne zeppelin, in a story by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Sgt. Spook and Jerry battle crooks and track down valuable papers while on vacation. Edison Bell tells young readers how to make a snow periscope. Dick Cole; Rick Richards; Edison Bell; This Snow Periscope; Fearless Fellers; Heathcliff, the Hobo; Sergeant Spook: The Adventure of the Misplaced Markers!!; Boitram, the Boiglar; No Silk or Satin; Milepost Cave; Blue Bolt; Bluebolts & Nuts. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 9

    Cover by Al McWilliams. Stories and art by Jack Hearne, Ray Gill, Joe Donohoe, Tex Blaisdell, Milt Hammer, and Henry Kiefer. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #87. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. When millionaire adventurer Rick Richards learns his charity has been swindled, he takes the money back the hard way. In a long-lost Mayan ruin, Blue Bolt uncovers a hidden enemy. Sgt. Spook and Jerry visit a pastor's ghost, spooking the hoods using the haunted church as a hideout. Edison Bell tells young readers how to make an aquarium. Dick Cole; Bluebolts & Nuts; Blue Bolt; Fearless Fellers; The Young Chef; A Shot In The Dark; Sergeant Spook; Rick Richards; Edison Bell; This Fish Story Is Fun. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 10

    Stories and art by Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon), Jack Hearne, Tex Blaisdell, Milt Hammer, and Henry Kiefer. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #88. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. War games at the Farr Military Academy become all too real after a discovery by cadet Dick Cole. Aircraft mechanics try to prevent Blue Bolt from making a mercy flight, in a story by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Sergeant Spook and Jerry try to help a beautiful ship, treacherously sunk, to rise again. Edison Bell tells young readers how to make a "Kurv-Kite." Dick Cole; Bluebolts & Nuts; Blue Bolt; Fearless Fellers; Mr. Memory; Dink; Sergeant Spook; Rick Richards; Edison Bell; Kurv-Kite. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 11

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    Cover by Joe Certa. Stories and art by Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon), Jack Hearne, Tex Blaisdell, Milt Hammer, Art Helfant and Henry Kiefer. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #89. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Rick Richards and a group of miners are trapped underground with air running out, but Rick has an unusual superpower: any sharp noise gives him super-strength. A school principal invites Blue Bolt to tell the students about his adventures, but jealous kid Jack wants to be a hero too, in a story by Superman artist Wayne Boring (credited as Jack Harmon). Edison Bell saves Boy Scouts from a dangerous bridge by using semaphore signals. Edison Bell tells young readers how to make a rustic bench. Dick Cole; Easy Cartooning: Lesson 1; Blue Bolt; Heathcliff the Hobo; Dink; Sergeant Spook; Rick Richards; Edison Bell; This Rustic Bench. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 12

    Stories and art by Bill Milner, Jay Graham, Jack Warren, Jack Hearne, Milt Hammer, Art Helfant and Henry Kiefer. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #90. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. An illustrated tour of Dick Cole's military academy for Dick Cole fans. Blue Bolt turns a plane into a flying gas station to save a dozen lives. Rick Richards sponsors a safari to obtain live animals for a new zoo, but a local shaman doesn't see it that way. Edison Bell tells young readers how to make a fingerprint file. Dick Cole; I Saw Farr Campus with Dick Cole; Easy Cartooning; Blue Bolt; Heathcliff the Hobo; Headwork; Ambush; The Jerkwater Line; Rick Richards; Edison Bell; Build Your Own Amateur Criminologist's Fingerprint File. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.