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(1954)

Magazine Enterprises, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Enterprises
Brand:
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

Indicia reads: CAVE GIRL No. 14 (A-1 No. 125).


[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:
Keywords:
stereotyping of African natives

The Man Who Conquered Death (Table of Contents)

Cave Girl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Chico (monkey); Gakka (python); King Tom; Bokeela (African tribe); Mukeefu; Ralph Norklander; Ngagi (gorilla); Sillibi (lioness); Cra (antelope)
Synopsis:
Mad scientist Norklander uses a time machine that he discovered in a cave to experiment on dead animals and people as well as on the living Cave Girl.
Reprints:
Keywords:
premature aging; resurrection; stereotyping of African natives; time machines

The Shining Gods (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Luke Hardin; Bobo; Karen Long (villainess; introduction; death); Lakalis (African tribe); Lakli (leopard); Wugambo
Synopsis:
Soviet agent Long attempts to steal the uranium statues of the household gods of the Lakali people.
Reprints:
Keywords:
archaeology; household gods; Moscow; stereotyping of African natives; still camera; uranium; USSR

Mugongo the Mighty! (Table of Contents)

Thun'da / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Thun'da; Pha; Mugongo (a giant ape; introduction; death)
Synopsis:
The giant ape Mugongo attacks Shareen and his cavemen followers carry the people of Shareen off into slavery. Thun'da rescues the people and tricks Munongo into following him to his death.
Keywords:
cavemen; Dawn Lands [Dawn World]; giant gorillas; lava; Shareen (hidden city); slavery; slaves

Terror in the Town (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl; Leona Carter; Bubaris (African tribe)
Synopsis:
Cave Girl is taken to the Carter plantation in order to expose her to the peaceful, civilized life.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gasoline generators; Kenya police
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Cave Girl
  2. 1. The Man Who Conquered Death
    Cave Girl
  3. 2. The Shining Gods
    Cave Girl
  4. 3. Mugongo the Mighty!
    Thun'da
  5. 4. Terror in the Town
    Cave Girl
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome