(November 1952)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Alice Cobb
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan (photo of Lex Barker)
Reprints:

["This big full-color Pin-Up is yours free!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Tarzan and the Cat Men of Crater Lake (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Muviro; Loban; Loma; Keelim; Margaret Newman; Gerald Newman; Nemah; Cat Men; Kalthor
Synopsis:
Tarzan and Princess Loma of Lutor rescue Loma's brother, Keelim, and two lost Americans from the Cat Men.
Reprints:
Keywords:
airlocks; banthurs (giant swans); chimneying; Crater Lake; crocodile boats; doppelgängers; earthquakes; fishing spears; human sacrifice; Lutor (Pal-ul-donian kingdom); pythons; rock climbing; scuba diving; Temple of Brule; the Great Swamp; volcanos

Tarzan Revisits Opar (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Jane Porter Clayton; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Jean Carveth; Drake Carveth; Nikon; La; Grayfellow (horse); Selim; Abdul; white pygmies; dwarfs of Opar
Synopsis:
Treasure hunter Drake Carveth and his sister, Jean, find their way to Opar. Tarzan and the white pygmies rescue the sister from La's altar, but her brother is killed by a venomous snake.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gold; human sacrifice; Opar; Rock of Opar; saddle antelopes; snakes; stereotyping of Arabs; sun worship; treasure maps; tree houses; whips

["Tarzan raises his spear to strike..."] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]
Synopsis:
Portrait of Tarzan and a python.
Reprints:
Keywords:
pythons

Sign from the Gods (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
jungle

["These are the dead kings of my people, Natongo!"] (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dan-El; Natongo; Nagopa
Synopsis:
Dan-El and Natongo run afoul of witch doctor Napoga by killing a sacred bat. They then proceed to a village inhabited by whites.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bats; funerary customs; snow; tombs; Zulu (African language)

Indexer Notes

Episode 14

Stan "The Man" Musial Sparks Rally! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. ["This big full-color Pin-Up is yours free!"]
  3. 2. Tarzan and the Cat Men of Crater Lake
    Tarzan
  4. 3. Tarzan Revisits Opar
    Tarzan
  5. 4. ["Tarzan raises his spear to strike..."]
    Tarzan
  6. 5. Sign from the Gods
    Mabu
  7. 6. ["These are the dead kings of my people, Natongo!"]
    Brothers of the Spear
  8. 7. Stan "The Man" Musial Sparks Rally!
    What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!
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  • Peter Croome
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steve Dasinger
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