(Fall 1973)

DC, 1972 Series
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Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Tabloid
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Copyright © 1973 by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Full indicia:

LIMITED COLLECTORS' EDITION, No. C-22. Published bi-monthly by NATIONAL PERIODICAL PUBLICATIONS, Inc., 75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, N.Y. 10019. Carmine Infantino, Publisher. E. Nelson Bridwell, Editor. Sol Harrison, Production Manager. Copyright © 1973 by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The stories, characters and incidents mentioned in this magazine are entirely fictional. No actual persons, living or dead, are intended or should be inferred. Printed in the U.S.A.


Tarzan of the Apes (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
Sol Harrison
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
N-745

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
N-748

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

The art is from page 79 in this issue.

Tarzan of the Apes (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 39 pages (report information)

Script:
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Joe Kubert (adaptation)
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Kubert
Editing:
Joe Kubert (original editor)
Job Number:
N-737 & N-738

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan (origin); Klaxton; John Clayton, Sr. (death); Alice Clayton (death); Black Michael; Kerchak; Kala (death); Kartun; Sabor (death); Tublat (death); Bolgani (death); Kulonga (death); Chief M'Bonga (cameo); Horta (cameo, death)
Synopsis:
Lord and Lady Greystoke are marooned by mutineers and their son, Tarzan, is raised by the great apes. His ape mother Kala is killed by Kulonga, and Tarzan extracts his vengeance.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, TARZAN OF THE APES.
This reprint combines the two issues into one story. Details: Page 1 is from #208 the bottom spread of pages 2-3, condensed into one page, but with logo and caption added and the art extended above and below. Page 2 from #207 page 5, with a title and credits in place of the top 1/3. Pages 3-22 are from #207 pages 6-25. Pages 23-31 (top) are from #208 pages 4-12 (top). Page 31 (bottom) is from #208 page 17 (bottom) with a new caption. Pages 32-39 from #208 pages 18-25.

[Pinup] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Job Number:
N-746

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

Double-size pinup of Tarzan beating his chest after having killed a gorilla.

Chapter II (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 33.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Joe Kubert (adaptation)
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Kubert
Editing:
Joe Kubert (original editor)
Job Number:
N-739 N-740

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; John Clayton (photo, corpse); Terkoz (death); Klaxton (death); Snipe (death); Archimedes Q. Porter; William Clayton; Jane Porter; Esmeralda; Alice Clayton (photo, corpse); Numa (death); Sabor (death); Paul D'Arnot; Numa (death); Tantor
Synopsis:
The Porters' party is put ashore by mutineers and Tarzan begins protecting them in secret. The French navy rescues the castaways; Tarzan rescues D'Arnot and Tarzan denies his birthright so that Jane can marry Clayton.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, TARZAN OF THE APES. The page numbering continues from the previous story sequence.
This reprint combines the two issues into one story. Details: Pages 40-58 (minus last panel) are from #209 pages 5-6 and 8-24 (minus the teaser panel). The last panel of page 58 is replaced with an image from #210 page 2. Pages 59-65 are from #210 pages 4-10. Page 66 is from #210 page 14. Pages 67-73 (half page) are from #210 pages 16-20 and 22-23 (top).

[House Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

House ad for: Tarzan #224.

[Crossword] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
P-10

Characters:
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle with 85 clues.

[Word Search] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (head shot illo)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (head shot illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
P-11

Characters:
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

Word search puzzle with Tarzan-related clues. It also has the names of some of the people who produce the adventures of Tarzan: Jack Adler, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Joe Kubert, Russ Manning, and Sol Harrison.

Learn to Draw Tarzan (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Kubert?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Kubert?
Job Number:
N-747

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

[Maze] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (illos)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (illos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
P-12

Characters:
Tarzan; Bolgani; Histah; Sheeta

Indexer Notes

Maze to get young Tarzan safely back to his cabin.

Joe Kubert-- Lord of the Drawing Board (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
N-749

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Kubert

Indexer Notes

Biography of Joe Kubert.

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle (Table of Contents)

Table-Top-Diorama / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Tantor

Indexer Notes

The art is NOT by Kubert.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tarzan of the Apes
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Table of Contents
    Tarzan
  3. 2. Tarzan of the Apes
    Tarzan
  4. 3. [Pinup]
    Tarzan
  5. 4. Chapter II
    Tarzan
  6. 5. [House Advertisement]
  7. 6. [Crossword]
    Tarzan Puzzles
  8. 7. [Word Search]
    Tarzan Puzzles
  9. 8. Learn to Draw Tarzan
    Tarzan
  10. 9. [Maze]
    Tarzan Puzzles
  11. 10. Joe Kubert-- Lord of the Drawing Board
  12. 11. Tarzan Lord of the Jungle
    Table-Top-Diorama
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