(December 1969)

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

Issue Notes

last issue published until 1972


Trapped in Dan Reid's Secret Hide-Out! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Hank Hartman (painting)
Inks:
Hank Hartman (painting)
Colors:
Hank Hartman (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Dan Reid
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger and Dan Reid cautiously enter a trap door in the floor
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Recess Race! (Table of Contents)

Zip Strip Pocket Pack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

inside front cover, color; ad for Kenner's Zip Strip miniature racing cars in strip form

Dan Reid's Secret Hide-Out (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Dan Reid
Synopsis:
A band of outlaws have taken residence in the abandoned cabin in which Grandma Frisby raised Dan Reid, the Lone Ranger's nephew.
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Rip Ford (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
biography of John Salmon “Rip” Ford of the Texas Rangers.

Indexer Notes

text story with 1/4 page illustration

Out of the Frying Pan (Table of Contents)

Zachariah Yankee Peddler / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hy Eisman?
Inks:
Hy Eisman?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Zachariah
Synopsis:
Trapped in a fort by hostile Indians, Zachariah uses empty barrels to catch the braves by surprise and drive them off.

The Brand Rustlers (Table of Contents)

Lee Rider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Rider; Frank
Synopsis:
Lee Rider catches rustlers changing brands on cattle.

Indexer Notes

ad for Lee blue jeans in strip form.

Enter the "TV Star" Sweepstakes (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
promo for Gold Key Comics contest with grand prize being personal appearance on “Family Affair” TV series on CBS

The Ghost Riders (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
Outlaws discover a "luminous phosphorus-like salt" in a cave and use it on their clothes to become "Ghost Riders."
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It's A "Family Affair" (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Porky Pig (cameo);Turok (cameo)
Synopsis:
promo for Gold Key Comics Club activities featuring panel reprints from Porky Pig and Turok, Son of Stone

Join the Gold Key Comics 4-A-Month-Club (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Bugs Bunny (cameo)
Synopsis:
promo for subscriptions to various Gold Key Comics. Four comics a month for a year for $5.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

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

New Toot Sweet... (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

back cover; ad for Mattel, Inc. Toot Sweet toy which molds Tootsie Roll candy into whistles.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Trapped in Dan Reid's Secret Hide-Out!
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Recess Race!
    Zip Strip Pocket Pack
  3. 2. Dan Reid's Secret Hide-Out
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Rip Ford
    Fighting Rangers
  5. 4. Out of the Frying Pan
    Zachariah Yankee Peddler
  6. 5. The Brand Rustlers
    Lee Rider
  7. 6. Enter the "TV Star" Sweepstakes
  8. 7. The Ghost Riders
    The Lone Ranger
  9. 8. It's A "Family Affair"
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  10. 9. Join the Gold Key Comics 4-A-Month-Club
  11. 10. Win $1,000 College Scholarship
  12. 11. New Toot Sweet...
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas