(June 1969)

Western, 1967 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 US, then Modern US size
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia begins defining the comic as a quarterly with this issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain James T. Kirk; Spock
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Photo cover of William Shatner as Kirk, Leonard Nimoy as Spock, unidentified actor as an alien, and the USS Enterprise.

Gold Key Club Comics (Table of Contents)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Gold Key Club, a subscription offer for 48 Gold Key issues per year (but no choices are given as to which titles - randomly chosen).

The Peril of Planet Quick Change: The Creatures of Light (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Pencils:
Alberto Giolitti
Inks:
Alberto Giolitti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain James Kirk; Spock; Dr. Leonard McCoy; Sulu; Johnson; alien light forms
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Part 1

Gold Key Comics Club News (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Lassie; Jim West; Artemis Gordon

Indexer Notes

Checklist of upcoming Gold Key releases, plus write-ups on upcoming releases including The Wild, Wild West (with image), Lassie (with image), Turok Son of Stone, Gunsmoke, the first issue of Golden Comics Digest, Walt Disney Comics Digest and Uncle Scrooge.

Inventions (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jacqueline Lewis; Mike Coslor; Mike Drew; Nancy Campbell
Pencils:
Jacqueline Lewis; Mike Coslor; Mike Drew; Nancy Campbell
Inks:
Jacqueline Lewis; Mike Coslor; Mike Drew; Nancy Campbell
Colors:
Jacqueline Lewis; Mike Coslor; Mike Drew; Nancy Campbell
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Reader-submitted text and art about inventions.

The Brand Rustlers (Table of Contents)

Lee Rider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Rider
Synopsis:
Cowboy Lee Rider investigates cattle rustlers.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip-style ad for Lee jeans.

["What is the largest room in the world?"] (Table of Contents)

Gold Key Kid / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Gold Key Kid
Synopsis:
Gold Key Kid tells a joke; comic strip-style intro to the Jokes on You feature.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jokes on You / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Reader submitted

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Reader-submitted jokes.

The Peril of Planet Quick Change: The Sinister Guest (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Pencils:
Alberto Giolitti
Inks:
Alberto Giolitti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain James Kirk; Spock; Dr. Leonard McCoy; Zarman; Textra; Johnson
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Part 2

Cave Paintings (Table of Contents)

Prehistoria / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Illustrated feature on prehistoric cave paintings.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Star Trek
  2. 1. Gold Key Club Comics
  3. 2. The Peril of Planet Quick Change: The Creatures of Light
    Star Trek
  4. 3. Gold Key Comics Club News
  5. 4. Inventions
    Gold Key Club Reader's Page
  6. 5. The Brand Rustlers
    Lee Rider
  7. 6. ["What is the largest room in the world?"]
    Gold Key Kid
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Jokes on You
  9. 8. The Peril of Planet Quick Change: The Sinister Guest
    Star Trek
  10. 9. Cave Paintings
    Prehistoria
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Andrew Shor
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Alex Frazer-Harrison
  • Steve Jenner
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Per Sandell