(September 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

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10012-609. Indicia title "Edgar Rice Burroughs TARZAN OF THE APES".


[The Jewels of Opar, Part 2:] Flight from Terror (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Jane; Taglat
Reprints:

[The Jewels of Opar, Part 2:] Flight from Terror (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
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
667

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Jane Porter Clayton; Mugambi; Achmet Zek; Albert Werper; Abdul Mourak; Chulk (mangani); Taglat (mangani)
Synopsis:
Tarzan searches for the thief Werper. Lady Graystoke escapes from Achmet Zek, only to be recaptured by him later in the jungle.
Reprints:
Keywords:
amnesia; disguise; Ethiopia; gold; horses; jewels; stereotyping of Arabs

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs' story "Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar".

Leap for Life (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle; nature
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Lombi
Synopsis:
Tarzan tells Lombi of various high-jumping animals.
Reprints:
Keywords:
antelopes; gazelles; impalas; kangaroos; lions

In Elephant Country (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mabu; Kaino; Hamasai; Timai
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Rock of Opar (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
La
Synopsis:
Information about the Rock of Opar.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Illustration with some text.

The Snare (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; M'Bomba; Natongo
Synopsis:
Dan-El is accidentally captured by an antelope snare.
Reprints:
Keywords:
hyenas; snares

Indexer Notes

Episode 133

Small "RM" in bottom right of first panel.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Jewels of Opar, Part 2:] Flight from Terror
    Tarzan
  2. 1. [The Jewels of Opar, Part 2:] Flight from Terror
    Tarzan of the Apes
  3. 2. Leap for Life
    Tarzan
  4. 3. In Elephant Country
    Mabu
  5. 4. The Rock of Opar
  6. 5. The Snare
    Brothers of the Spear
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