(March-April 1961)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
Chase Craig
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

["The monkeys and the great apes join Tarzan in a hunt for an escaped tyrant!"] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Wilson (painting)
Inks:
George Wilson (painting)
Colors:
George Wilson (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan
Reprints:

The Tyrant of Munyoro (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
613

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; N'Kima; Muviro; Thurak (mangani); Kabarounga; Bwanga; Munyoros (African tribe); Mabulu; M'baki
Synopsis:
Tarzan recaptures an old villain.
Reprints:
Keywords:
lightning; M'bogo River; manikins; rain; signal drums; storms; treehouses

The Lion's Hut (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 7 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]; Dombie; Jad-Bal-Ja; Loalla; Chief Kisumu; Witch Doctor Kururi
Synopsis:
Chief Muviro's grandson, Dombie, has run away from home. Boy, the son of Tarzan, traces the boy to a village led by Chief Kisumu, who in turn is controlled by witch doctor Kururi. They both deny any involvement, but they are secretly holding Dombie, planning to sell him to Muviro's enemies. Kururi tries to scare Boy off with tales of the ghost of Makuru, who haunts the village at night in the form of a lion. But Boy does not scare so easily. The witch doctor attracts a lion with some goat's blood, but Tarzan's tame lion Jad-Bal-Ja chases the wild lion off. Tarzan and his son free Dombie.
Reprints:

New Country and Friends (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Inks:
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dan-El; Natongo; Chunga; Achingas (African tribe)
Synopsis:
Making their way to a small village in the valley selected to be the new home of the Tengulus, the brothers encounter a rhinoceros and a band of gorillas.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gorillas; rhinoceroses

Indexer Notes

Episode 98

The Old, Old Man (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mabu; Kaino; Hamasai; Samai
Reprints:

The Terror of Pal-ul-don (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Jathon; Elaine
Synopsis:
Tarzan re-creates the growth formula and gives it to four of Jathon's lions in order to make them capable of defeating the giant boars that are threatening Cathne.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cathne (Pal-ul-donian kingdom); chariots; dynhusids (giant boars); growth formula; Pal-ul-don; saddle lions

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Gives Helen Meyer as editor.

["Tarzan and his Golden Lion, Jad-Bal-Ja, keep watch over the jungle"] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Jad-Bal-Ja
Synopsis:
Portrait of Tarzan and Jad-Bal-Ja.
Reprints:
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The monkeys and the great apes join Tarzan in a hunt for an escaped tyrant!"]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. The Tyrant of Munyoro
    Tarzan
  3. 2. The Lion's Hut
    Tarzan
  4. 3. New Country and Friends
    Brothers of the Spear
  5. 4. The Old, Old Man
    Mabu
  6. 5. The Terror of Pal-ul-don
    Tarzan
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. ["Tarzan and his Golden Lion, Jad-Bal-Ja, keep watch over the jungle"]
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