(1992)

AC, 1989 Series
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Price:
2.95 USD
Pages:
36
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
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Brand:
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ISBN:
?
Barcode:
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Editing:
Bill Black; Bill Feret (Contributing Editor)
Color:
color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
standard modern age U.S.

[none] (Table of Contents)

Tara of the Jungle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Black; Matt Baker (layouts)
Inks:
Bill Black
Colors:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tara

Indexer Notes

Cover art is traced and redrawn by Black from a Baker splash panel, per GCD Error List (8 May 2007) posting by Joe Lovece.

[You might well wonder why...] (Table of Contents)

Tara of the Jungle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Victor M. Bridges
Inks:
Victor M. Bridges (see notes)
Letters:
Lance Breedlove

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tara; Ogana; Behema; Captain Video
Synopsis:
Tara is skinny-dipping on Jungle Island when Captain Video warns her that Ogana the Tournamenteer of the planet Barbuti has arranged a fight to the death between Tara and The Mighty Behema. When the aliens arrive on Earth, Tara makes herself gigantic and sneers at them. They leave in a panic and she goes back to skinny-dipping.

Indexer Notes

From the AC Comics website: This story "was shot almost entirely from Bridges'...pencil art"

Spears of the Snow-Men (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Luke Hardin; Alan Brandon; Gaa, King of the Snowmen
Synopsis:
Cave Girl goes to the snowy high hills to rescue a baby monkey, but is taken captive by hairy snowmen. On the way to their home they discover Luke Hardin and Alan Brandon half-frozen in the snow -- they were searching for Cave Girl to bring her back to England to claim her inherited fortune. King Gaa commands the men to fight to the death, winner to get freedom and Cave Girl. Alan kills Luke, but Gaa treacherously puts him in a death-trap. Cave Girl escapes and come upon Luke (whose death the men had faked) freeing Alan. The snowmen attack them all but Cave Girl tricks them into falling to their deaths. She declines Luke and Alan's invitation to go to the outer world.
Reprints:

Pinup (Table of Contents)

She-Cat / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Marimon (signed)
Inks:
Chad Hunt (signed)

Genre:
jungle; superhero
Characters:
She-Cat

Pinup (Table of Contents)

Tara of the Jungle / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Roberts
Inks:
Dave Roberts

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tara

Pinup (Table of Contents)

Irish, Queen of the Jungle / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Brad Gorby (signed)
Inks:
Brad Gorby (signed)

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Irish
Synopsis:
Irish McCalla as a pseudo-Sheena character; pinup doubles as an ad for TV'S ORIGINAL SHEENA: IRISH MCCALLA (pb; AC Comics, 1992)

The Enchanted Valley (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl
Synopsis:
Tiger Girl investigates a white hunters' camp where all are in a stupor, saves them from a lion attack. Natives masquerading as a giant snake attack the camp; Tiger Girl exposes their trick. She convinces the natives to let the hunters depart in peace.
Reprints:

The Flying Snake (Table of Contents)

Nyoka the Jungle Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Max Elkan
Inks:
Max Elkan
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Nyoka; Grimm; Hart
Synopsis:
Hunters Grimm and Hart come upon Nyoka, who has just killed some elephants attacking her. Grimm proposes that they kill Nyoka and take the ivory tusks; Hart is appalled. That night while Grimm is dragging an unconscious Hart to the river to drown him, he stops to pluck a feather from a reptile-bird. The creature attacks him but Nyoka saves him and warns him it will attack again as long as he keeps the feather. He plants the feather on Hart and the reptile-bird kills him before Nyoka can save him. She overcomes Grimm and takes him to the authorities.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [none]
    Tara of the Jungle
  2. 1. [You might well wonder why...]
    Tara of the Jungle
  3. 2. Spears of the Snow-Men
    Cave Girl
  4. 3. Pinup
    She-Cat
  5. 4. Pinup
    Tara of the Jungle
  6. 5. Pinup
    Irish, Queen of the Jungle
  7. 6. The Enchanted Valley
    Tiger Girl
  8. 7. The Flying Snake
    Nyoka the Jungle Girl
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