(May 1972)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume:
25
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1972-03-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Joe Kubert
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
mostly saddle-stitched (squarebound #230-235 & 238)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

A Son's Vengeance! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Joe Kubert
Job Number:
K-895

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Kala
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan The Joe Kubert Years (Dark Horse, 2005 series) #1 (October 2005)

Origin of the Ape Man Book 2: A Son's Vengeance (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Joe Kubert (adaptation)
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Joe Kubert
Job Number:
K-852

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Kala; Tublat; Sabor; Teeka; Taug; Sheeta; Kulonga; Horta; Kerchak; Klaxton
Synopsis:
Kala is killed by Kulonga and Tarzan extracts his vengeance.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Limited Collectors' Edition (DC, 1972 series) #C-22 [edited, see notes]
  • in Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan the Joe Kubert Years (Dark Horse, 2005 series) #1 (October 2005)

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, TARZAN OF THE APES.
The C-22 reprint details: Reprints these story pages: pages 2-3 condensed into one page but with logo and caption added and art extended; pages 4-12 (top); page 17 (bottom) with new caption; pages 18-25.

The Baby of the Apes (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Hal Foster
Pencils:
Hal Foster
Inks:
Hal Foster
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
K-852

Genre:
jungle
Reprints:
  • from United Features Tarzan comic strip, 24 January 1932

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Prisoner of the Tharks (Table of Contents)

John Carter of Mars / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in The Tarzan Family (DC, 1975 series) #66 (November-December 1976)

Indexer Notes

adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, A PRINCESS OF MARS

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Dum-Dum / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Kubert
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Hulbert Burroughs, Richard Lupoff, Vern Coriell and Philip Jose Farmer

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Son's Vengeance!
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Origin of the Ape Man Book 2: A Son's Vengeance
    Tarzan
  3. 2. The Baby of the Apes
    Tarzan
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. Prisoner of the Tharks
    John Carter of Mars
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Dum-Dum
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mark Boyer
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Chris Boyko
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose