(Spring 1953)

Fiction House, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Glen-Kel Pub. Co., Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (Managing editor)(credited); Jerry Iger (Art Director)(credited)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

Issue Notes

Both on the cover and in the indicia the title is Kaänga Jungle King


The Crocodile Moon (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Keywords:
bondage; lions

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["They were poling a sluggish river branch, bound for the trading station at Bakara, when..."] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Celardo
Inks:
John Celardo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bottom third of the last page has the SOO; art ID from reprint

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editor for the series is listed as: None.

The Black Carpet of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Frank] (signed)
Inks:
Tony D'Adamo (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Synopsis:
A pair of rhinoceros hunters are beset by soldier ants.
Keywords:
human skeletons; soldier ants

Andorra (Table of Contents)

Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sidney Elias
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Stamp column & ads

Matago's Drum (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Lobengula (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; biography
Characters:
Lobengula (last great Zulu chief); Cecil Rhodes; Zulus (African tribe); Matabele (African tribe); Major Wilson
Synopsis:
Brief history of the conflict between Zulu king Lobengula and British imperial forces.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Shangali River

Indexer Notes

True story, later filmed as Zulu

["The crocodile rules the river - once a terror..."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Victor Ibsen]
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Ray Osrin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Jack Hogan (introduction, villain, death); Cromba (introduction, villain, death); N'Koti (introduction, villain); Captain Gordon (introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title from cover is "The Crocodile Moon". Art credits from GCD index of original issue.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Crocodile Moon
    Kaänga
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["They were poling a sluggish river branch, bound for the trading station at Bakara, when..."]
    Kaänga
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Black Carpet of Death
  6. 5. Andorra
    Stamps
  7. 6. Matago's Drum
  8. 7. Lobengula
  9. 8. ["The crocodile rules the river - once a terror..."]
    Camilla
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  • Len Wolinsky
  • Lou Mougin
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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