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(1953)

Magazine Enterprises, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Enterprises
Brand:
Magazine Enterprises ME
Editing:
Raymond C. Krank
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

In indicia: CAVE GIRL No. 11 (A-1 No. 82).

Date listed is copyright date.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl
Reprints:

The Pool of Life! (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl [Carol Mantomer][Carol London](origin); Betty Mantomer (introduction; death); Edward Mantomer (introduction; death); Pood (introduction; villain; death); Alfred Manderson (introduction; death); Luke Hardin (introduction); Kattu (wolf); Hortha (wart hog); Beeta (monkey); Lita (monkey); Broog (gorilla); Paath (leopard); Shagor (lion); beastmen; Nanda (elephant)
Synopsis:
When Carol Mantomer is orphaned in the jungle she is adopted by wolves and grows up the lost valley of the Dawn Lands to become Cave Girl. As an adult, she spurns the affections of the king of beastmen and fails to prevent an adventurer from discovering the curse of the Lake of the Life Force.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Barriers of the Moon; Dawnworld [Dawn Lands]; fountain of youth; Lake of the Life Force

Indexer Notes

While Cave Girl's parents' surname is given as Mantomer, her name is given as "Carol London."

The City of Terror (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Luke Hardin; Ricky
Synopsis:
Hardin takes Cave Girl to Nairobi but she will not stay. He discovers that she is a baroness and heir to a fortune.
Reprints:
Keywords:
automobiles; electric fans; embezzling; Kenya; Nairobi

Indexer Notes

Cave Girl's family name is given here as both "Mandomer" and "Gandomer."

Tiger by the Tail! (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Cave Girl; Lakli (leopard); Alan Brandon; Gakka (python); Simba (lion); Luke Hardin
Synopsis:
Big game hunter, Alan Brandon encounters Cave Girl as she returns to the Dawn Lands from Nairobi. He attempts to make her his captive and take her back to Nairobi, but he fails.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bondage; tiger traps

Spears of the Snow-Men (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Luke Hardin; Alan Brandon; Gaa (introduction; villain; death); Snowmen (introducton; villains; deaths); Baba (monkey); Tuka (monkey)
Synopsis:
Luke and Alan pursue Cave Girl into the Dawn Lands where they are found by the Snowmen. Cave Girl, searching for a lost monkey also encounters the Snowmen and the three must fight their way to freedom.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bathing; blizzards; Dawn World [Dawn Lands]; snow
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Cave Girl
  2. 1. The Pool of Life!
    Cave Girl
  3. 2. The City of Terror
    Cave Girl
  4. 3. Tiger by the Tail!
    Cave Girl
  5. 4. Spears of the Snow-Men
    Cave Girl
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome