(June 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 Son 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; Korak; Meriem
Reprints:
Keywords:
Elephant

Fly or Die (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal; jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Lombi
Synopsis:
As Tarzan and Lombi are fishing together, Tarzan explains the migration of storks.
Keywords:
Africa; bird; migration; stork

Indexer Notes

Factual piece on inside front cover. New art + lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Son 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:
158-664

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton] [Lord Greystoke] [Big Bwana]; Jane Porter Clayton; Korak [Jack Clayton]; Mr. Moore; Ajax [Akut]; Meriem (introduction); Kovudoo; Morison; Muviro; Tantor
Synopsis:
Without knowing that his father was brought up by apes, Jack Clayton falls in love with the jungle and makes his way there along with Akut, learning the Great Ape language and living as his father had. He rescues a small girl... she joins him in his jungle life, and in time grows lovely. When they are separated Lord Greystoke rescues her; he and Jane take her into their home. She and Korak dare great dangers to find each other. When they are threatened by a wild elephant Tarzan rescues them, learning at last that her mysterious Korak is his own long-sought son.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Africa; ape; elephant; slavery

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel The Son of Tarzan.

Know by the Nose (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Keywords:
Educational; fact

Indexer Notes

Factual piece about six unusual animals.

Of Baboons and an Adder (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
Synopsis:
Wandering carelessly from their fathers' hunting camp, Mabu and Kaino avoid a troop of baboons only to be threatened by a venomous puff-adder. Mabu decapitates it with his copper neck chain.
Keywords:
Africa; baboon; snake

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

[Episode 132] Tembo! Tembo! (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 4 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:
Dan-El; Tavane; Natongo; Molithi; Elena; Isilo
Synopsis:
Queen Elena flees to Aba-Zulu, bearing news of a coup in her country, to be followed by an intended attack on Aba-Zulu. The forewarned Dan-El and Natongo break the enemy army in fierce fighting and turn the traitor over to his half-brother, the wounded King Molithi. Molithi exiles Isilo, rather than ordering his death. Dan-El muses that Molithi's abstention from revenge is a greater act than the battle that saved two kingdoms.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Elephant; lost city

["You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!"] (Table of Contents)

Rocky and Bullwinkle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Rocky the Flying Squirrel; Bullwinkle the Moose
Synopsis:
Bullwinkle is a one-man band who thinks everyone should get up and go with Cheerios. But as he proves by running into an open manhole, they should watch where they're going.
Keywords:
Cereal

Indexer Notes

Ad, in comic-story form, for Cheerios cereal from General Mills.

World Wonders (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; history
Keywords:
Educational; fact

Indexer Notes

Includes the Buddha of Kamakura, China's Great Wall, the Mayan Temples, and Colossus of Rhodes.
Inside back cover. Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

["3 Complete Fishing Outfits"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Keywords:
Fishing

Indexer Notes

Ad, with order coupon, for fishing equipment from Niresk Discount Sales.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Son of Tarzan
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Fly or Die
    Tarzan
  3. 2. The Son of Tarzan
    Tarzan of the Apes
  4. 3. Know by the Nose
  5. 4. Of Baboons and an Adder
    Mabu
  6. 5. [Episode 132] Tembo! Tembo!
    Brothers of the Spear
  7. 6. ["You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle
  8. 7. World Wonders
  9. 8. ["3 Complete Fishing Outfits"]
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