(November-December 1961)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1961-09-21
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

Issue Notes

Note 1: Arrival date: 21 September 1961 (Bob Bailey, 2 September 2005).


["A sportsman's trophy triggers jungle warfare!"] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; James Hawklin
Reprints:
Keywords:
antelopes

The Sportsman (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6111

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Jad-Bal-Ja; Inolu; Katana; James Hawklin
Synopsis:
A hunter receives permission from Tarzan to hunt in Tarzan's jungle, but he proceeds to abuse the privilege.
Reprints:
Keywords:
crocodiles; Hawklin Machine Tools Limited.; Hunter's hartebeests; motorboats; safari cars

A New Threat (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

The Father of Apes (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Dombie; Argus; Aguila; Bageenas (African tribe)
Synopsis:
In order to rescue a man about to be sacrificed, Boy and Dombie disguise themselves as servants of the monkey god.
Reprints:
Keywords:
disguises; human sacrifice; monkey worship; signal drums

Indexer Notes

Although it carries the Tarzan logo, it is really a Boy and Dombi story with them appearing as the main characters for the entire story and Tarzan only appearing on one and one third page at the end of the story. (Bob Bailey, 2 September 2005)

The Sortie (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dan-El; Natongo; Mothibi; T'Sunde; Selana
Synopsis:
General Mothibi fights his way into the city of Amaui.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Amaui (African city); sieges

Indexer Notes

Episode 102

The Hercules Beetle (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy
Synopsis:
Portrait of a Hercules beetle.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Hercules beetles
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["A sportsman's trophy triggers jungle warfare!"]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. The Sportsman
    Tarzan
  3. 2. A New Threat
    Mabu
  4. 3. The Father of Apes
    Tarzan
  5. 4. The Sortie
    Brothers of the Spear
  6. 5. The Hercules Beetle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Bob Bailey
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose