(April 1968)

Western, 1966 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
On-sale date:
1968
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver (#1-15) and Modern (#16-88) Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

Cover and indicia both coded 10189-804.

Keywords:
movie adaptation; tv adaptation

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
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?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis:
Road Runner loses the coyote on the complex ramp system of a limited-access highway.

["Free money from Quaker Life cereal!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad, with order coupon, for foreign coins with boxtops from Quaker Life Cereal
Keywords:
coin collecting; coins; numismatics

Smarty Party (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
Beep Beep #7-681

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote; Road Runner sons
Synopsis:
Wile E. Coyote fakes an inheritance to lull the road runners into a false sense of security. He's foiled when all the desert dwellers try to cash in.
Keywords:
coyote; desert

To Beep or Not to Beep (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; road runner sons; Wile E. Coyote; Craft E. Coyote
Synopsis:
Wile E. Coyote and Craft E. Coyote join forces to wear down the road runners, then fall out over dividing the spoils.
Keywords:
coyote; desert

Keys of Knowledge: The Kinkajou (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about the kinkajou
Keywords:
educational; fact

Picture Dictionary: Scale (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Three definitions for the word "scale"
Keywords:
educational; fact

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jest for Fun / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
jokes

Indexer Notes

Two illustrations. Joke page.

Styracosaurus (Table of Contents)

Dinosauria / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about styracosaurus.
Keywords:
dinosaur; educational; fact

The Seedy Speedster (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote; Mrs. Road Runner; road runner sons
Synopsis:
Wile E. Coyote discovers that the road runners eat speed seeds, and tries some himself. Sadly for him, in the process he falls afoul of a mountain lion.
Keywords:
coyote; desert

Stuck in the Muck (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote; road runner sons
Synopsis:
Wile E. Coyote tries rainmaking to turn the desert muddy and slow down the road runners, but crashes his airplane in the storm.
Keywords:
biplane; coyote; desert

Mini-Comics (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
gorilla; mayor; monkey

Indexer Notes

Two half-page wordless strips.

["Famous name prizes or cash"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad, with order coupon, for Olympic Sales Club

["Win $1,000.00 college scholarship"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad, with order coupon, for Junior Sales Club of America

["Make Money Get Prizes"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Joel Ballenger; Mary Zimmerman; William Hanlin
Synopsis:
Ad, with order coupon, for American Seed Co.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  2. 1. ["Free money from Quaker Life cereal!"]
  3. 2. Smarty Party
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  4. 3. To Beep or Not to Beep
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  5. 4. Keys of Knowledge: The Kinkajou
  6. 5. Picture Dictionary: Scale
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Jest for Fun
  8. 7. Styracosaurus
    Dinosauria
  9. 8. The Seedy Speedster
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  10. 9. Stuck in the Muck
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  11. 10. Mini-Comics
  12. 11. ["Famous name prizes or cash"]
  13. 12. ["Win $1,000.00 college scholarship"]
  14. 13. ["Make Money Get Prizes"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kirk House
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Roger A. Budnick
  • Craig Delich
  • Max Capp
  • Karl Wilcox
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