(June 1968)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except January, March, May and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Chase Craig
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Indicia title: Edgar Rice Burroughs TARZAN OF THE APES.
Copyright © 1968, by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Wilson (painting)
Inks:
George Wilson (painting)
Colors:
George Wilson (painting)

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan of the Apes / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Gaylord Du Bois (adaptation)
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
Tarzan #176-684

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; James Blake; Wilbur Stimbol; Zeyd; Ateja; Ibn Jad; Tollog; Fahd; Richard Montmorency; Malud; Gobred; Guinalda

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle.
New inks identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

[Gold Key Comics Club News] (Table of Contents)

Gold Key Comics Club News / text article / 4 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

© 1968 Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Drawings and jokes sent in by readers.

Why the Hawk Is Always Searching (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mabu; Timai

Indexer Notes

© 1968, Western Publishing Company, Inc. Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Headhunters (Table of Contents)

Leopard Girl / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Tom Massey
Inks:
Tom Massey
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Massey

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Leopard Girl [Meru]; Munya; Toto; Chui

Indexer Notes

© 1968, Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

[The Rooster] (Table of Contents)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

© 1968 Western Publishing Company, Inc.

[Ski Lift] (Table of Contents)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

© 1968, Western Publishing Company, Inc.

Iguanodon (Table of Contents)

Dinosauria / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

© 1968 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle [Part 1]
    Tarzan of the Apes
  3. 2. [Gold Key Comics Club News]
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  4. 3. Why the Hawk Is Always Searching
    Mabu
  5. 4. The Headhunters
    Leopard Girl
  6. 5. [The Rooster]
    Mini-Comics
  7. 6. [Ski Lift]
    Mini-Comics
  8. 7. Iguanodon
    Dinosauria
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