(December 1966)

Western, 1964 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Numbered 10019-612 on cover.

Keywords:
Arctic

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mo Gollub (painted)
Inks:
Mo Gollub (painted)
Colors:
Mo Gollub (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson; Sharmaine; Mindor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Richard Richmond says this is not a Morris Gollub cover.

The Magnetic Pole (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
Keywords:
Educational; fact; magnetism; science

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Factual piece on magnetism. Despite the name and logo, does not actually involve Mighty Samson.

The Migration Mystery [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
8-669

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Samson; Sharmaine; Mindor; Tilda; Jorro; Zenya; Koy
Synopsis:
Samson and others are possessed by an inescapable urge to walk northward, into the polar regions. Only by gathering food as they walk can they survive. At last they arrive at a massive rock in the Arctic Ocean -- the Mental North Pole of Earth. Mindor concludes that during the atomic war, it was contaminated so as to emit telepathic waves.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Arctic; polar; telepathic; telepathy

The Battle of Monsters (Table of Contents)

Tom Morrow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Morrow; Cindia
Synopsis:
When a huge monster menaces Ultra City, Tom exhausts himself using his mental powers, but fails to drive it away. With his last strength he creates a mental mirage of an even bigger monster, driving off the attacker and leaving the city safe.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Flying saucer; mental telepathy; monster; mutant; mutation; psychokinesis

The Palace at Knossos (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; history
Characters:
King Minos; Theseus; Arthur Evans
Reprints:
Keywords:
Crete; educational; fact; Greece

Indexer Notes

Fact piece about ancient Crete.

[The Migration Mystery, Part 2] The Mental Battle (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder ?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson; Sharmaine; Mindor; Tilda; Jorro; Zenya; Koy
Synopsis:
To free them from the spell of the stone, Mindor gathers materials and organizes the production of gunpowder. Almost at the cost of his life, Samson sinks the stone and blows it up. The friends are delighted to get back to N'Yark, where the jungle is warm.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Arctic; icecap; polar

["Here is a treasure chest of fun"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Keywords:
X-ray glasses; x-ray specs; x-ray spectacles

Indexer Notes

Eight small ads, with order coupon, for novelties from Honor House.

["Polaris Nuclear Sub"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Girl; boy
Keywords:
Submarine

Indexer Notes

Ad, with order coupon, for seven-foot toy submarine from Honor House Prod. Co.

["Make Money Get Prizes With Fast Selling 60c Xmas Packs"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Stephen Leight; Cathy Copple; Donald Bradford

Indexer Notes

Ad, with order coupon, for selling products from American Specialty Company.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mighty Samson
  2. 1. The Magnetic Pole
    Mighty Samson
  3. 2. The Migration Mystery [Part 1]
    Mighty Samson
  4. 3. The Battle of Monsters
    Tom Morrow
  5. 4. The Palace at Knossos
  6. 5. [The Migration Mystery, Part 2] The Mental Battle
    Mighty Samson
  7. 6. ["Here is a treasure chest of fun"]
  8. 7. ["Polaris Nuclear Sub"]
  9. 8. ["Make Money Get Prizes With Fast Selling 60c Xmas Packs"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Richard Richmond
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jochen G.
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kirk House
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Clayton Emery