(April 1953)

Star Publications, 1953 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Star Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Star Comic
Editing
L. B. Cole
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Morass of Death (Table of Contents)

Taranga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
L. B. Cole
Inks
L. B. Cole
Colors
L. B. Cole
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Taranga [John Cutter]; Rita Wayne
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The Harem of Horror (Table of Contents: 1)

Rulah / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Rulah; Meeka
Synopsis
Rulah is approached by Meeka, who desires safe passage through the jungle on his way (with a harem) to Cathia, and ends up becoming a hero to the jungle people he encounters.
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Indexer Notes

Matt Baker said that he never drew this strip....ever! Who ever drew it was imitating Baker. [info from index for Zoot Comics #13, from Craig Delich (April 12, 2007)]

Morass of Death (Table of Contents: 2)

Taranga / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jay Disbrow (signed)
Pencils
Jay Disbrow (signed)
Inks
Jay Disbrow (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Rita Wayne (introduction); Bradley Wayne (Rita's father, introduction); Dan Wayne (introduction)
Synopsis
Rita and her father crash in the forbidden forests of an unknown valley, deep in the heart of the Congo, and must face titanic monsters from the forgotten past!
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Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich 2013-5-27.

African Nightmare (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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Kingdom of Terror (Table of Contents: 4)

Jo-Jo / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Morass of Death
    Taranga
  2. 1. The Harem of Horror
    Rulah
  3. 2. Morass of Death
    Taranga
  4. 3. African Nightmare
  5. 4. Kingdom of Terror
    Jo-Jo
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin