(August 1955)

Dell, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
Chase Craig
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

[Leopard Facing a Gorilla] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Moe Gollub (painting)
Inks:
Moe Gollub (painting)
Colors:
Moe Gollub (painting)

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Sheeta; Bolgani

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Richard Richmond via the GCD Error Tracker (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6311); original indexer credited "George Wilson ?"

The Harpy Eagle (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Tarzan Defends the Walls of Cathne (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh
Job Number:
T.J.W. #4-558

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
apes [including Gortak; Gundak; Korak]; Argus; King Jathon of Cathne; his Queen Elaine; Tarzan; the white pygmies of Opar; their King Nikko
Synopsis:
Tarzan and the white pygmies of Opar help the golden city of Cathane stop an attack by Gundak and the other apes.

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Tarzan Action Cut-Out (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

Apes and Monkeys of Tarzan's Jungle (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Chacma (baboon); chimpanzee; gelada; gorilla; guenon; hamadryas; mandrill; Mangabey ["Little N'Kima"]
Reprints:

Boy Meets the Wild West (Table of Contents)

Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Russ Manning
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Tony Sgroi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy; Curtis; Dombie; Jad-Bal-Ja; Korak (ape); Ricky; Tantor
Synopsis:
Boy and Dombie track down an explorer's two children who have gotten lost.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New script + lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

[Dear Readers, It's not often that I can answer all of you...] (Table of Contents)

Boy / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPaola
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Hunter's Test (Table of Contents)

Boy / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy; Mwalu
Reprints:

Tarzan and The Reptile With a Heart (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
Russ Manning

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy; Doctor Alexander MacWhirtle ["Doctor Mac"]; Tarzan (flashback); Wheeck
Synopsis:
After crashing at an oasis, Dr. Mac tells Boy of the time Tarzan saved a baby Tyrannosaurus Rex in a lost valley and named him Wheeck.

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Table-Top Jungle Village; Jungle Jumble Beast; Floral Beauty (Table of Contents)

activity / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning (illos)
Inks:
Russ Manning (illos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
jungle

Boy and The Bark Canoe (Table of Contents)

Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Tony Sgroi
Inks:
Tony Sgroi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy; Dombie
Synopsis:
Boy and Dombie adventure upstream into an area that has never been explored before and find a tribe of pygmies.

Indexer Notes

New art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Danger Trail; Jungle Games (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning (illos)
Inks:
Russ Manning (illos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dombie; Jo-Rah; Tarzan

Numa and the Man Cub (Table of Contents)

Numa / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; jungle
Characters:
Dango; David Lane; Lona; N'Goma; Numa; Sabor
Synopsis:
After her cubs are killed by hyenas a mother lion takes care of a small child who has wandered into the forest.

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

The Watusi Race of Giants; The Masai Lion Killers (Table of Contents)

Africa's People / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Di Paolo
Inks:
Tony Di Paolo
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

The Great Yam Feast (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning (signed)
Inks:
Russ Manning (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Jane; Ozolua

Indexer Notes

Half-art, half-text.

Tarzan and The Guardians of the Caves (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Guru; Lodor; Om-At; Pan-At-Lee; Tarzan
Synopsis:
Tarzan helps his friend Om-At rescue his wife and son who have been taken captive by Guru.

Witch Doctor (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Di Paolo ?
Inks:
Tony Di Paolo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

Tarzan's Ape-English (Table of Contents)

filler / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Sgroi (signed)
Inks:
Tony Sgroi (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tony Sgroi

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

Ape-English dictionary. Pages 1 & 4 are signed by the artist. Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Fish Out Of Water... (Table of Contents)

Boy / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[African antelope] (Table of Contents)

African antelope / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
American Museum of Natural History (photograph)
Inks:
American Museum of Natural History (photograph)
Colors:
American Museum of Natural History (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Leopard Facing a Gorilla]
  2. 1. The Harpy Eagle
  3. 2. Tarzan Defends the Walls of Cathne
    Tarzan
  4. 3. Tarzan Action Cut-Out
    Tarzan
  5. 4. Apes and Monkeys of Tarzan's Jungle
  6. 5. Boy Meets the Wild West
    Boy
  7. 6. [Dear Readers, It's not often that I can answer all of you...]
    Boy
  8. 7. Hunter's Test
    Boy
  9. 8. Tarzan and The Reptile With a Heart
    Tarzan
  10. 9. Table-Top Jungle Village; Jungle Jumble Beast; Floral Beauty
  11. 10. Boy and The Bark Canoe
    Boy
  12. 11. Danger Trail; Jungle Games
  13. 12. Numa and the Man Cub
    Numa
  14. 13. The Watusi Race of Giants; The Masai Lion Killers
    Africa's People
  15. 14. The Great Yam Feast
  16. 15. Tarzan and The Guardians of the Caves
    Tarzan
  17. 16. Witch Doctor
  18. 17. Tarzan's Ape-English
  19. 18. Fish Out Of Water...
    Boy
  20. 19. [African antelope]
    African antelope
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