(September 1973)

Western, 1972 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia frequency:
six times per year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
?
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Digest-size
Paper Stock:
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Cover code: 92501-309


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painted)
Inks:
? (painted)
Colors:
? (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
Keywords:
beds of nails; cobras; fakirs; fire; turbans

The Salzburg Incident (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Glut
Pencils:
Jesse Santos
Inks:
Jesse Santos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Spicer

The Demon of the Ivan Vassilli (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Appointment at Ticonderoga (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

The General Was a Spy (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

The Demon in the Glass Cage (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Trapani
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Burial at Sea (Table of Contents)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Glut
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Spicer

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Mysterious Lady (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

The Golem (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

The Monster of Auverge (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

see BK#17 text story

The Ballerina's Last Dance (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

The Last Dragon (Table of Contents)

Tales of Sword and Sorcery / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Glut
Pencils:
Jesse Santos
Inks:
Jesse Santos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Spcier

Genre:
sword and sorcery

Death's Spectral Hand (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Citron
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

The Thing at Loch Ness (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

The Black Spectre (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Bill Draut ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Double or Nothing (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Macabre / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Glut
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Spicer

Genre:
horror-suspense; western-frontier

Return of the Monsters (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Treasure of the Ghost Queen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Collector's Item (Table of Contents)

Midnight Mysteries / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Glut
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Spicer

Genre:
horror-suspense

Half a Ghost (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

The Curse of the Fakir (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Celardo
Inks:
John Celardo
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Celardo

Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  2. 1. The Salzburg Incident
  3. 2. The Demon of the Ivan Vassilli
  4. 3. Appointment at Ticonderoga
  5. 4. The General Was a Spy
  6. 5. The Demon in the Glass Cage
  7. 6. Burial at Sea
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  8. 7. The Mysterious Lady
  9. 8. The Golem
  10. 9. The Monster of Auverge
  11. 10. The Ballerina's Last Dance
  12. 11. The Last Dragon
    Tales of Sword and Sorcery
  13. 12. Death's Spectral Hand
  14. 13. The Thing at Loch Ness
  15. 14. The Black Spectre
  16. 15. Double or Nothing
    Tales of the Macabre
  17. 16. Return of the Monsters
  18. 17. The Treasure of the Ghost Queen
  19. 18. Collector's Item
    Midnight Mysteries
  20. 19. Half a Ghost
  21. 20. The Curse of the Fakir
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher