(May 1971)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First painted cover and first cover not to focus on any of the main cast members. Includes B&W inset photos of William Shatner as Kirk and Leonard Nimoy as Spock.

Josie and the Pussy Cats Cut 4 Records for Kellogg's (Table of Contents)

Josie and the Pussycats / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Josie and the Pussycats

Indexer Notes

Comic-style ad for 4 45-rpm singles by "Josie and the Pussycats" available through sending in box-tops from Kellogg's cereal boxes. Band name spelled "Pussy Cats" in the ad.

Sceptre of the Sun (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Alberto Giolitti
Inks:
Alberto Giolitti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain James Kirk; Spock; Dr. Leonard McCoy; Montgomery Scott; Hikaru Sulu; Chang; Marla; Brand
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Script: Credit from interview with Len Wein (2002-12-06) via Rodrigo Baeza (Per Sandell ed.). Title based upon the TV episode title "Spectre of the Gun". Divided into Part I and Part II but, unlike previous issues, the individual chapters are interrupted by Gold Key feature content and ads.

Gold Key Comics Club News (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Smokey Bear

Indexer Notes

Checklist of current releases and descriptions of upcoming Gold Key comics including The Twilight Zone (lllustrated), Smokey Bear (illustrated), Scooby Doo...Where Are You?, Little Lulu, Donald Duck, and the non-comic releases Jokes By Cracky and Pencil Puzzle Fun. Located between pg. 4 and 5 of Part I of the main story.

[Australian Operetta stamp/Scientist stamps] (Table of Contents)

Stamp and Coin Collector's Corner / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Allard
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Short articles on stamp and coin collecting.

Indexer Notes

Located between pg. 10 and 11 of Part I of the main story.

Cracky's Got the Answer! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Characters:
Cracky
Synopsis:
Promo for Jokes By Cracky #4.

Indexer Notes

Located between p. 3 and 4 of Part II of the main story.

...In the Graphic Arts/...As a Printing Craftsman (Table of Contents)

Your Future / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Profiles of 2 careers.

Indexer Notes

Located between p. 9 and 10 of Part II of the main story.

[Charlie Brown book offer] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Ad for a box set of 6 books by Charles Schulz adapting Charlie Brown TV specials.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Star Trek
  2. 1. Josie and the Pussy Cats Cut 4 Records for Kellogg's
    Josie and the Pussycats
  3. 2. Sceptre of the Sun
    Star Trek
  4. 3. Gold Key Comics Club News
  5. 4. [Australian Operetta stamp/Scientist stamps]
    Stamp and Coin Collector's Corner
  6. 5. Cracky's Got the Answer!
    Cracky
  7. 6. ...In the Graphic Arts/...As a Printing Craftsman
    Your Future
  8. 7. [Charlie Brown book offer]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Andrew Shor
  • Alex Frazer-Harrison
  • Alberto Becattini
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Per Sandell