(Spring 1953)

Fiction House, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Glen-Kel Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Jerry Iger (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

Issue Notes

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

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Crocodile Moon (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Kaänga; Ann

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Colors:
?

Indexer Notes

house ad for six Fiction House comics

["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: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

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

The Black Carpet of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank D'Adamo (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Andorra (Table of Contents)

Stamps / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sidney Elias
Letters:
typeset

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:
?

Characters:
Lobengula (last great Zulu chief); Cecil Rhodes
Reprints:

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: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

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. The Black Carpet of Death
  5. 4. Andorra
    Stamps
  6. 5. Matago's Drum
  7. 6. Lobengula
  8. 7. ["The crocodile rules the river - once a terror..."]
    Camilla
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin