(April 1969)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Don Spaulding (painting)
Inks:
Don Spaulding (painting)
Colors:
Don Spaulding (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger
Synopsis:
Trapped on a ledge, the Lone Ranger kicks an Indian attacker in the face.
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Amazing $1 Art Offer (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; color; ad for Colonial Studios offering art prints.

The Doomed Chief (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
Renegade Crow braves try to kill their chief, Buffalo Horn, and go on the warpath.
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Burton Mossman (Table of Contents)

Fighting Rangers / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography; western-frontier
Synopsis:
biography of Burton Mossman of the Arizona Rangers.

Indexer Notes

text story with 1/8 page illustration

Emergency Call (Table of Contents)

Doc Hunter / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Doc Hunter; Kimsley Bolt
Synopsis:
Doc Hunter is lured out of the town of Nugget into a trap set by railroad baron Kimsley Bolt's men.

Gold Key Comics Guide... (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
promo for Gold Key Comics Club activities.

Indexer Notes

part of the centerfold used in all Gold Key comics that month.

Doodles (Table of Contents)

Gold Key Club Comics Reader's Page / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Cunningham; Richard Bright; Barbara Radzyminski; Vicky Williams; Diane Bosnak; Janie Parent
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
five drawings sent in by readers.

Indexer Notes

part of the centerfold used in all Gold Key comics that month.

Gold Key Club Comics Holiday Offer (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
promo for subscriptions to various Gold Key comics (Four comics a month for a year for $5.

Indexer Notes

part of the centerfold used in all Gold Key comics that month.

Jokes On You (Table of Contents)

Gold Key Club Comics / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Jokes contributed by Edward Tabela, Mark Sapousek, Peggy Amelon, Melissa Lunceford, Marsha Gredesky, Doug Rush, Leslie Higgins, Tracey Wheeler, Marsha Bush, Marc Zucker, Judith Banks, Lisa Gome, Marion MacPatrick, Randy Anderson, Elizabeth Freel, BrettWestmoreland, Teddy Fuchs, Apoorva Kamani, Joe Makahnouk, Mark Yager, and Hank Lenzen.

Indexer Notes

part of the centerfold used in all Gold Key comics that month.

The Ghost Town Sherrif (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto trail stage robbers to a ghost town named Mile High, which is still guarded by its last sheriff.
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Indexer Notes

script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

Mini-Comics (Table of Contents)

Gold Key Club Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A father has trouble getting into the bathroom in the morning.

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

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for Sept. 27, 1968. Editor Richard W. Eiger; Managing Editor: Matthew Murphy. Avg. Paid circulation for preceding 12 months: 226,924

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

ad for 204 piece set of plastic Revolutionary War Soldiers.

Win $1,000 College Scholarship (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

inside back cover, color; ad for Junior Sales Cub of America (selling greeting cards)

Make Money Get Prizes (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

back cover; ad for American Seed Co. (selling vegetable and flower seeds)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Amazing $1 Art Offer
  3. 2. The Doomed Chief
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Burton Mossman
    Fighting Rangers
  5. 4. Emergency Call
    Doc Hunter
  6. 5. Gold Key Comics Guide...
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  7. 6. Doodles
    Gold Key Club Comics Reader's Page
  8. 7. Gold Key Club Comics Holiday Offer
  9. 8. Jokes On You
    Gold Key Club Comics
  10. 9. The Ghost Town Sherrif
    The Lone Ranger
  11. 10. Mini-Comics
    Gold Key Club Comics
  12. 11. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  13. 12. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
  14. 13. Win $1,000 College Scholarship
  15. 14. Make Money Get Prizes
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