(December 1962)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Del Connell
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10031-212. First appearance of characters.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Family Robinson / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; Gorko
Reprints:
Keywords:
Alien; space suit; space travel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Typeset depiction of many of the constellations in the universe, such as Leo, Ursa Major, Andromeda, Cygnus, Lyra, Leo Minor and others.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Found on the inside front cover.

The Challenge of Gorko (Table of Contents)

Space Family Robinson / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Del Connell
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
1-629

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Craig Robinson; June Robinson; Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; Yakker (a parrot); Clancy (a dog); Omagra (leader on Orious); Reo; Gua; Gorko (villain); un-named renegade outcasts (villains)
Synopsis:
After a threat to their space station home by a shower of fiery meteors, the Robinsons intercept a radio message for help from a planet threatened by someone named Gorko and his renegade outcasts from other planets, and they all agree to provide whatever assistance they can.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Alien; Elamus (capital of Orious); Karnos (an asteroid); Planet Orious; space station; space travel; weather control

Rescue on Asteroid 48 (Table of Contents)

Space Family Robinson / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Del Connell
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Craig Robinson; June Robinson; Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; the Clay Men (villains); spaceprobe crew
Synopsis:
Tim and Tam locate a missing spaceprobe rocketship and crew from the Earth on an asteroid inhabited by a race of creatures known as the Clay Men. The problem is that the duo only have five hours to locate the crew before a galactic mass enters the atmosphere of the asteroid and strikes it.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Alien; space travel; spacemobile

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Depiction of many of the constellations in the universe, such as Orion, Taurus, Puppis, Cancer, Gemini, Canis Major and many others.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Found on the inside back cover.

Space Family Robinson Pin-Up No. 1 (Table of Contents)

Space Family Robinson / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; Gorko
Reprints:
Keywords:
Alien; space suit; space travel

Indexer Notes

Found on the back cover. Same as front cover, but without title or trade dress.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Space Family Robinson
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Challenge of Gorko
    Space Family Robinson
  4. 3. Rescue on Asteroid 48
    Space Family Robinson
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Space Family Robinson Pin-Up No. 1
    Space Family Robinson
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Kirk House
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen