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(May 1964)

Western, 1962 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:
Marquis M. Morse
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #66 & 67)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Editor's name taken from Statement of Ownership.


[The Sea Hag's Gorilla Army] (Table of Contents)

Popeye the Sailor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Popeye; Sea Hag
Reprints:
Keywords:
gorilla

[Yabba-Dabba-Doo!!!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Flintstones; Jetsons / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Popeye and the Sea Hag's Gorilla Army! (Table of Contents)

Popeye / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea; Sea Hag; J. P. Anthro
Synopsis:
The Sea Hag trains an army of spinach-hating gorillas.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gorillas; spinach

Indexer Notes

Signed in last panel.

"Blackmail" or "Shud Up!" (Table of Contents)

O. G. Wotasnozzle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Characters:
O. G. Wotasnozzle; Sappo
Synopsis:
Wotasnozzle tells Sappo he's building a telescope in the basement, when in reality he's constructing a huge stick of dynamite.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dynamite; rent

Bernard? (Table of Contents)

Sea Hag / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Characters:
Sea Hag; Bernard (vulture)
Synopsis:
The Sea Hag finds her pet vulture Bernard should be named Bernice.
Reprints:
Keywords:
egg; vulture

Mythical Monsters (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about mythical creatures of various countries.
Keywords:
Bjeeg; harpies; Itowe; Kholumolumo; Mahr-kusha; sphinx (myth)

Indexer Notes

Text with one illustration.

Swee'pea and the Black Monsker (Table of Contents)

Swee'pea / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Characters:
Swee'pea; J. Wellington Wimpy; Popeye
Synopsis:
Swee'pea finds a box in the dump and when he opens it, he becomes the owner of a big, black "monsker" (monster).
Reprints:
Keywords:
monster; television

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for September 26, 1963. Average paid circulation for the last 12 months was 208,700.

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Make Money Get Prizes (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Sea Hag's Gorilla Army]
    Popeye the Sailor
  2. 1. [Yabba-Dabba-Doo!!!]
    Flintstones; Jetsons
  3. 2. Popeye and the Sea Hag's Gorilla Army!
    Popeye
  4. 3. "Blackmail" or "Shud Up!"
    O. G. Wotasnozzle
  5. 4. Bernard?
    Sea Hag
  6. 5. Mythical Monsters
  7. 6. Swee'pea and the Black Monsker
    Swee'pea
  8. 7. Statement of Ownership
  9. 8. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    100 Toy Soldiers
  10. 9. Make Money Get Prizes
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin