(February 1966)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly except January, March, May and July
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

The Return of Tarzan (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; La
Reprints:

Mighty Swamp...the Sudd (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Arens
Inks:
Mike Arens
Letters:
Mike Arens

Genre:
jungle
Synopsis:
Information on The Sudd, the largest swamp in the world.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art and lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Return of Tarzan (Table of Contents)

Tarzan of the Apes / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Gaylord Du Bois (adaptation)
Pencils:
Russ Manning (signed)
Inks:
Russ Manning (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6512

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; La; Hazel Strong; Alexis; Nikolas Rokoff [M. Thuran]; Jane Porter; Paul D'Arnot; William Clayton; Busuli; Waziri; Tha; Lord Tennington; Archimedes Porter
Synopsis:
Tarzan is thrown overboard by Russian spies off the coast of Africa. He returns to the jungle and becomes chief of the Waziri tribe and discovers the city of Opar where he and his warriors plunder much gold. When he learns that Jane Porter is also stranded in the jungle he rescues her and they are married.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs' novel The Return of Tarzan.

Tarzan's Domain...Africa (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan
Synopsis:
Facts about Africa.

The Pygmy Dance (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mabu; Kaino; Hamasai; Samai; Basu

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration. Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

[Episode 131] Without Warning (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Brothers of the Spear [Dan-El; Natongo]; Tavane; Zulena; General Ulangi
Synopsis:
An old witch doctor tries to poison Dan-El and leads his warriors to attack the city.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average number of issues preceding 12 months; 553,997. Issue nearest to the filing date: 495,495.

[The Beasts of Tarzan] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promo for the next issue.

African Pirates (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Arens
Inks:
Mike Arens
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about pirates.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. New art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Return of Tarzan
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Mighty Swamp...the Sudd
  3. 2. The Return of Tarzan
    Tarzan of the Apes
  4. 3. Tarzan's Domain...Africa
  5. 4. The Pygmy Dance
    Mabu
  6. 5. [Episode 131] Without Warning
    Brothers of the Spear
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [The Beasts of Tarzan]
    Tarzan
  9. 8. African Pirates
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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