(June 1968)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Chase Craig (Managing Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Starting with this issue, the comics contained a mix of reprint and original stories. Some covers were reprinted, some were new. (c) 1968, 1962, 1959 by Norman Maurer Productions.


"You'll howl with laughter at the riotous antics..." (Table of Contents)

The Three Stooges / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
The Three Stooges (Larry, Moe, Curly-Joe)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
  • from Four Color Comics (Dell, 1942 series) #1078, with altered layout

To Gobble or Not to Gobble (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Letters:
Tony DiPaola

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Reprints:
  • from Four Color Comics (Dell, 1942 Series) #1078 [Inside front cover, in black and white]

Canine Capers (Table of Contents)

The Three Stooges / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Cecil Beard ?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Colors:
Tony DiPaola
Letters:
Tony DiPaola
Job Number:
T. STOOGES #39-683

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges (Larry, Moe, Curly-Joe)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
  • from Four Color Comics (Dell, 1942 series) #1078

Miss Dee and Fifi (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]; Miss Dee, Fifi (dog)
Synopsis:
The boys waits for the stars at the Stage Door.

3 Stooges Racing Rampage (Table of Contents)

The Three Stooges / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Colors:
Tony DiPaola
Letters:
Tony DiPaola

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges (Larry, Moe, Curly-Joe)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
  • from Four Color Comics (Dell, 1942 Series) #1078

Gold Key Comics Club News (Table of Contents)

activity / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Hero Herman (Table of Contents)

Professor Putter / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Messerli
Inks:
Joe Messerli
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Messerli

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Prof. Putter; Herman the robot
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
  • from The Three Stooges (Dell,1961 series) #8

The Bleached Bird (Table of Contents)

Barney Barnacle / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Barney Barnacle; Pete the Parrot
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

A Roc-ky Road to Reaches (Table of Contents)

The Three Stooges / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Synopsis:
As sailors, the Stooges read about Sinbad the Sailor's adventures with the roc, a giant bird on an island of diamonds. And they find the island and the bird!

Indexer Notes

Original story, not a reprint

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 = 435,747

Dinosauria: Brachiosaurus (Table of Contents)

Gold Key Comics Club / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Educational piece on the Brachiosaurus

Hi Kids! I'm "Cracky" (Table of Contents)

The Golden Magazine for Boys and Girls / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Cracky
Synopsis:
Ad where Cracky the Parrot, in a wild mod rocker's outfit, sings about The Golden Magazine for Boys and Girls

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover, in color

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. "You'll howl with laughter at the riotous antics..."
    The Three Stooges
  2. 1. To Gobble or Not to Gobble
    The Three Stooges
  3. 2. Canine Capers
    The Three Stooges
  4. 3. Miss Dee and Fifi
    The Three Stooges
  5. 4. 3 Stooges Racing Rampage
    The Three Stooges
  6. 5. Gold Key Comics Club News
  7. 6. Hero Herman
    Professor Putter
  8. 7. The Bleached Bird
    Barney Barnacle
  9. 8. A Roc-ky Road to Reaches
    The Three Stooges
  10. 9. Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation
  11. 10. Dinosauria: Brachiosaurus
    Gold Key Comics Club
  12. 11. Hi Kids! I'm "Cracky"
    The Golden Magazine for Boys and Girls
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Clayton Emery
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Darrel McCann