(March 1967)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

(c) 1967 by Norman Maurer Productions, Inc.


Three Mutts Behind the Mast! (Table of Contents)

Three Stooges / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]

["Now there's a nice looking car!"] (Table of Contents)

Three Stooges / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Synopsis:
The Stooges buy a car owned by a little old lady who...

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, in black and white

Three Mutts Behind the Mast (Table of Contents)

Three Stooges / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]; highwayman; pirates; sailors; Princess Beatrice
Synopsis:
In 1713 Charlestown, South Carolina, the Stooges are robbed by a highwayman. Broke, they sign on a ship but must wash dishes. When the ship is captured by pirates, they're made to walk the plank, but bounce away. Captured again, they help rescue Princess Beatrice along with some "ghosts".

Indexer Notes

The title is a parody of the classic novel "Two Years Before the Mast".

Gold Key Comics Club News (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Gold Key Comics News and activities with reader contributions: Monster Art, What's Your Line, Complete the Comic

Dear Stooges (Table of Contents)

Dear Stooges / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The Stooges answer readers' letters with corny jokes
Keywords:
jokes

Mama Monster Knows Best (Table of Contents)

Little Monsters / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Monsters ['Orrible Orvie; Awful Annie]; Mildew (father); Demonica (mother)
Synopsis:
Going fishing, despite Mama's orders, the kids hook a shark and get stranded in a grotto, until Papa comes to the rescue.

Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Average no. copies each issue during preceding 12 months = 386,993. Single issue nearest to filing date = 366,675. Certified by H. L. Anderson, Business Manager

Comics Quiz (Table of Contents)

Gold Key Comics Club News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Comics survey that asks what kinds of comics kids want to read: cartoon characters from TV? Super heroes? Real animals? Then send them to the editors. "Don't pull any punches!"

Polaris Nuclear Sub (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for (cardboard) submarine

100 Pc. Toy Soldiers Set $1.25 (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for plastic army men, tanks, jeeps, etc.

Get Nationally Famous Prizes at No Cost to You! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Junior Sales Club of America

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover, in color

Make Money, Get Prizes, with Fast Selling American Seeds (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for American Seed Co.

Indexer Notes

Back cover, in color

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Three Mutts Behind the Mast!
    Three Stooges
  2. 1. ["Now there's a nice looking car!"]
    Three Stooges
  3. 2. Three Mutts Behind the Mast
    Three Stooges
  4. 3. Gold Key Comics Club News
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  5. 4. Dear Stooges
    Dear Stooges
  6. 5. Mama Monster Knows Best
    Little Monsters
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation
  8. 7. Comics Quiz
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  9. 8. Polaris Nuclear Sub
  10. 9. 100 Pc. Toy Soldiers Set $1.25
  11. 10. Get Nationally Famous Prizes at No Cost to You!
  12. 11. Make Money, Get Prizes, with Fast Selling American Seeds
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