(August 1970)

Western, 1962 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly except January, March, May and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Chase Craig
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Wilson (painting)
Inks:
George Wilson (painting)
Colors:
George Wilson (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Fastus
Reprints:

Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan of the Apes / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Gaylord Du Bois (adaptation)
Pencils:
Paul Norris
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
706

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [Tarzan]; N'Kima; Lukedi; Erich von Harben; Gabula; Emperor Augustus; Mallius Lepus; Septimus Favonius; Favonia; Emperor Sublatus; Fastus; Praeclarus; Dilecta; Mpingu
Synopsis:
Tarzan is searching for the lost explorer Erich von Harben when he ends up in the middle of a conflict between the descendants of the old Romans. Erich is found by the benevolent Romans of the hidden city of Castrum Mare, where he is somewhat reluctantly named official historian. Tarzan ends up with the less sympathetic Romans of the rival city state of Castra Sanguinarius. Tarzan flees and continues the search for Erich.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Castra Sanguinarius; Castrum Mare; Romans

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's Tarzan and the Lost Empire.

On the Way to the Meru (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mabu; Kaino; Timai; Kama; Jogona; Mel-ek
Synopsis:
A hunting party spends the night in the jungle.
Reprints:

Dragon Out of Nowhere (Table of Contents)

Leopard Girl / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle (signed)
Inks:
Dan Spiegle (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Leopard Girl [Meru]; Munya (a chimpanzee); Toto (a black panther); Chui (a leopard); three nameless villains
Synopsis:
Three villains intend to steal Meru's talking animals, but Meru is prepared for them. The men flee in terror when they come face to face with a fire-breathing dragon! In reality, they have been bested by Meru's science: the dragon was a 3-D projection of a small lizard and the fire was red mace.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last Leopard Girl story.

Jungle Tales of Tarzan: Terror by Night (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois ?
Pencils:
Paul Norris
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]
Synopsis:
Tarzan's first nightmare!
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1]
    Tarzan of the Apes
  3. 2. On the Way to the Meru
    Mabu
  4. 3. Dragon Out of Nowhere
    Leopard Girl
  5. 4. Jungle Tales of Tarzan: Terror by Night
    Tarzan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • David Haglund
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose