(1992)

AC, 1989 Series
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Price:
2.95 USD; 4.15 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
AC Comics
Brand:
AC Comics
Editing:
Bill Black; Bill Feret (Contributing Editor)
Color:
color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
standard modern age U.S.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sheena, Queen of the Jungle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Maurice Whitman ?
Inks:
Bill Black ?
Colors:
?

Genre:
jungle
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The original Fiction House cover art had a monkey clinging to Sheena's neck and her right hand held a gong for the elephant drum instead of another knife. The elephant drum and most of the top half of the background has been removed.

Jungle Girls (Table of Contents)

Editorial / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information about Irish McCalla, including photo of her as Sheena from 1950s TV show.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Savage Cargo ["Footprints on the muddy riverbank..."] (Table of Contents)

Sheena, Queen of the Jungle / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Hayward Webb
Inks:
Robert Hayward Webb
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Sheena; Bob; Haggart
Synopsis:
Sheena and Bob rescue native men pursued by Haggart, a white man. They say they are his slaves, sold by their witch doctor. Sheena goes to the Shenobi kraal and watches the witch doctor start to brand another slave. She overcomes the witch doctor and everyone heads off to the lagoon where Haggart has his slaves fishing out the ivory tusks of drowned elephants. Haggart dies in the ensuing battle and all the slaves are freed.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reproduced from original art provided by Pete Leavitt. Title taken from cover of Jumbo Comics #160.

Avengers of the Jungle (Table of Contents)

Tiger Girl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Allan O'Hara]
Pencils:
Ken Battefield; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]; Dr. Douglas (introduction); Kent (Dr. Douglas' assistant, introduction); Stoney Shane (introduction, dies, villain); Hall (introduction, dies, villain); Martin (introduction, dies, villain); Gorundi (villainous witch doctor, introduction, dies); Abdola
Synopsis:
Dr. Douglas prepares to take his scientific expedition back home, but first fires Shane, Hall, and Martin, his guides who had been abusing the porters. They conspire with Gorundi to get Buhutu warriors to attack the departing group. She stops them and they discover the guides had hidden stolen treasure in the scientific model Douglas was taking home. The guides and Gorundi die when the Buhutu warriors mistake them for the enemy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits formerly given here as "Robert Hayward Webb" (possibly they are listed that way in the comic. Changed to match credits of Fight Comics #74 (indexed by Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.) Thanks to Darci for pointing this out on the Error List, September 2009.
Title from cover of Fight Comics (Fiction House, 1940 series) #74; first line, "Months had passed since Doctor Douglas..."

The Missing Pink Elephants (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Rod Reed ?
Pencils:
Al Jetter ?
Inks:
Al Jetter ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Nyoka; Nabu; Rick, Dinky (villains); the Maharajah
Synopsis:
Rick and Dinky pretend to be American circus owners and ask to buy the Maharajah's pink elephants. He says no, so the men force the elephant keeper, Nabu, to bring the elephants to their ship. Nyoka confronts them, Nabu stampedes the elephants out of the ship's hold, they overcome the thieves and take them to the police station.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Master Comics #125 listing.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle
  2. 1. Jungle Girls
    Editorial
  3. 2. Savage Cargo ["Footprints on the muddy riverbank..."]
    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle
  4. 3. Avengers of the Jungle
    Tiger Girl
  5. 4. The Missing Pink Elephants
    Nyoka the Jungle Girl
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Denys Howard
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mougin
  • Steve Belknap
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Denys Howard