(March 1963)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Chase Craig
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10012-303


["Tarzan battles Tor Jar Guru, the terror of the jungle!"] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Tor Jar Guru
Reprints:

Jungle Smith (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Labwors (African tribe)
Reprints:
Keywords:
smithing

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Hunting of the Beast (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Warden Burridge; Tantor; Tor Jar Guru (nandi bear)
Synopsis:
Tarzan fights and kills a nandi bear.
Reprints:
Keywords:
cryptozoology; lightning; manganis; nandi bears; rain; storms

The Mysterious Well (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mabu; Kaino; Sayid
Reprints:

The Insult (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Buto; Muviro; Luigi Rossi; Carlo
Synopsis:
A titled European taxidermist is given assistance by Boy and Buto, but his imperious attitude results in his near-drowning.
Reprints:
Keywords:
artificial respiration; crocodiles; drowning; taxidermy

Indexer Notes

Luigi Rossi greatly resembles artist Russ Manning.

Cloud of Terror (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Inks:
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dan-El; Tavane; Natongo; Zulena; Inkosi (elephant); Alissa (mule); Hatima (mule)
Synopsis:
Locusts devour all the crops in Aba-Zulu and the brothers make plans to seek food for their people outside their valley.
Reprints:
Keywords:
locusts; saddle mules

Indexer Notes

Episode 109

["Although men of ancient Rome still live in parts of the lost land Pal-Ul-Don..."] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan
Synopsis:
A landscape filled with ruins.
Keywords:
Pal-ul-don

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

The editor for K.K. Publications is given as Marquis M. Morse.

The Worst Killer (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois ?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Synopsis:
A brief look at the interactions of crocodiles and hippopotamuses.
Keywords:
crocodiles; hippopotamuses

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Tarzan Pin-Up No. 3 (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

back cover

reproduction of the front cover without title or logo.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Tarzan battles Tor Jar Guru, the terror of the jungle!"]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Jungle Smith
    Tarzan
  3. 2. The Hunting of the Beast
    Tarzan
  4. 3. The Mysterious Well
    Mabu
  5. 4. The Insult
    Tarzan
  6. 5. Cloud of Terror
    Brothers of the Spear
  7. 6. ["Although men of ancient Rome still live in parts of the lost land Pal-Ul-Don..."]
    Tarzan
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. The Worst Killer
    Tarzan
  10. 9. Tarzan Pin-Up No. 3
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