(April 1978)

Western, 1970 Series
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Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Barcode:
0335009025804
Editing:
Del Connell
Color:
Color cover; color interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US Size
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Pete's Dragon (Table of Contents)

Pete's Dragon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; ? (movie still photos)
Inks:
?; ? (movie still photos)
Colors:
?; ? (movie still photos)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Pete; Elliott; Nora; Lampie

Indexer Notes

Only Elliott is drawn, all other images are movie still photos.

Spider-Man vs The Chairman! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Joe Sinnott ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; The Chairman; police officer; two children
Synopsis:
The Chairman is about to turn Spider-Man into a chair when the children distract him with Hostess Twinkies, causing his chair gun to misfire and turning him into a chair instead.

Indexer Notes

Ad for Hostess Twinkies. Printed on inside front cover. Buscema and Sinnott (attributed) credits from auction of original art on Heritage Auction Galleries in January 2006.

Pete's Dragon (Table of Contents)

Pete's Dragon / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Mary Carey
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle; Larry Mayer (drew Elliott the Dragon)
Inks:
Dan Spiegle; Larry Mayer (drew Elliott the Dragon)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
90258-804, Showcase 43-78

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Lena Gogan; Mr. Gogan; 2 Gogan sons; Pete; Elliott; Lampie; Nora; Doctor Terminus; Hoagy; Miss Taylor; Paul; unnamed townsfolk
Synopsis:
An orphan named Pete is running from the wicked Gogan family that bought the rights to look after him. Elliott, Pete's guardian dragon, defeats a plan by Doctor Terminus to trap and kill him, and everyone lives happily ever after, when Elliot reunites Nora and Paul, who take in Pete.

Indexer Notes

Movie adaptation.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Pete's Dragon
    Pete's Dragon
  2. 1. Spider-Man vs The Chairman!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Pete's Dragon
    Pete's Dragon
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