(November 1962)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
On-sale date:
1962 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Bill Harris
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

10014-211, contains no ads. Issues 1-8 have the front cover reproduced on the back cover (sans logo) as a pin-up page.

Keywords:
Game
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Phantom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Wilson (painted)
Inks:
George Wilson (painted)
Colors:
George Wilson (painted)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
jungle; superhero
Characters:
The Phantom; Devil; Hero
Reprints:
Keywords:
Dog; horse; skull; wolf

[The Origin] (Table of Contents)

Phantom / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Harris
Pencils:
Bill Lignante
Inks:
Bill Lignante
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
jungle; superhero
Characters:
The Phantom; the first Phantom; Africans
Synopsis:
The sole survivor of a pirate raid swears vengeance on pirates, founding a line of Phantoms that has continued for 16 generations.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
Africa; pirate

Indexer Notes

Origin recap of the Phantom line. B&W

The Game (Table of Contents)

Phantom / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Harris
Pencils:
Bill Lignante
Inks:
Bill Lignante
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
jungle; superhero
Characters:
The Phantom; Prince Ragon; Diana Palmer; Gill the hunter; Ragon's soldiers; Ragon's major-domo
Synopsis:
Prince Ragon entices men into a deadly game by offering great rewards. When the Phantom interferes, Ragon has Diana kidnapped to force the Phantom to play. The Phantom fights his way through to Diana and captures Ragon to boot.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Asia; castle; crocodile; game; kidnap; knight; lion

["All the world knows the sign of the skull, the mark of the Phantom!"] (Table of Contents)

Phantom / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Harris
Pencils:
Bill Lignante
Inks:
Bill Lignante
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
jungle; superhero
Characters:
The Phantom; criminals; prisoner
Keywords:
Ring

Indexer Notes

Feature page on the good mark of the Phantom.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Phantom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Wilson (painted)
Inks:
George Wilson (painted)
Colors:
George Wilson (painted)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
jungle; superhero
Characters:
The Phantom; Devil; Hero
Keywords:
Dog; horse; skull; wolf

Indexer Notes

Repeat of cover painting. Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Phantom
  2. 1. [The Origin]
    Phantom
  3. 2. The Game
    Phantom
  4. 3. ["All the world knows the sign of the skull, the mark of the Phantom!"]
    Phantom
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Phantom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Kirk House
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher