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(July - September 1954)

Magazine Enterprises, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Enterprises
Brand:
ME
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan (publisher); Raymond C. Krank (editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia states "CAVE GIRL No. 13 (A-1 #116)"


Cave Girl Battles the Amazons (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Powell [as Powell] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell [as Powell] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl
Reprints:

The Mau Mau Killers! (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell [as Powell](signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell [as Powell](signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CG-15

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Pooga (zebra); Lakli (leopard); Simba (lion)
Synopsis:
Cave Girl saves a baby boy from Mau Mau killers.
Reprints:
Keywords:
communism; Mau Mau; Moscow; pangas; rumgus; saddle zebras; simis; stereotyping of African natives; wagons

Indexer Notes

Gardner Fox is credited as a writer on this feature in Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Price of Murder! (Table of Contents)

Thun'da King of the Congo / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
T-21

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Thun'da; Jim O'Bannion; Anton LeFevre; Habershaw; Margo; Pha
Synopsis:
Thun'da helps solve a murder in the French Foreign Legion.
Keywords:
coroners' inquests; Fort Sahara; French Foreign Legion

Indexer Notes

Gardner Fox is credited as a writer on this feature in Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Altar of the Axe (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell [as Powell](signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell [as Powell](signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C. G. 13

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Amazons; Bontos (African tribe); M'Bappu
Synopsis:
After her capture by the Amazons, Cave Girl escapes and helps a village being raided by them.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bondage; moon goddesses; stereotyping of African natives; torture; witch doctors

Indexer Notes

Gardner Fox is credited as a writer on this feature in Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Jungle Badman (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell [as Powell](signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell [as Powell](signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CG-14

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Bobo; Buck Maldin
Synopsis:
When Buck Maldin escapes from prison, Bobo the pygmy decides to capture him for the reward money. Cave Girl has to protect Bobo from his own clumsiness and capture Buck.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Capetown Penal Colony; Kenya police; snares; stereotyping of African natives; tiger traps; wanted posters

Indexer Notes

Gardner Fox is credited as a writer on this feature in Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Cave Girl Battles the Amazons
    Cave Girl
  2. 1. The Mau Mau Killers!
    Cave Girl
  3. 2. The Price of Murder!
    Thun'da King of the Congo
  4. 3. Altar of the Axe
    Cave Girl
  5. 4. The Jungle Badman
    Cave Girl
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome