(May 1955)

Marvel, 1954 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1955-02-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Classic Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 9, Part 2, Numbers 1, Periodicals, January-June 1955. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B525640.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jann; Unknown Jungle; Waku; Cliff Mason / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jann; Cliff Mason; Waku
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Jungle Fangs! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jann of the Jungle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Inks
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-791
Genre
jungle
Characters
Jann [Jane Hastings]; Pat Mahoney; Bogo; Kruger
Synopsis
The natives are aroused by a Kremlin agent to drive out Pat and Jann.
Reprints
Keywords
Bagu Plains; blowguns; cameras; cobras; Cold War; communism; hypnosis; mind control drugs

Blood Brother to the Lions! (Table of Contents: 2)

Waku, Prince of the Bantu / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Fred Kida
Inks
Fred Kida
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-790
Genre
jungle
Characters
Waku; Lalei; Kom; Naru (lion)
Synopsis
When the outcast Kom kidnaps Lalei, Waku pursues them with the lion, Naru. When they are all threatened by a forest fire, Kom surrenders and acknowledges Waku as his chief.
Reprints
Keywords
forest fire

Indexer Notes

Fred Kida artist credit and the questioning of Don Rico's script credit from foreword by Michael J. Vassallo from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Jungle Adventure #3 (Marvel, 2010 Series).

Jungle Diplomats (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
F-941
Genre
jungle
Characters
Haylen; Maynooth; Karombu
Reprints

The Hidden Death! (Table of Contents: 4)

Unknown Jungle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Syd Shores (signed)
Inks
Syd Shores
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-792
Genre
jungle; nature
Characters
Serpo (cobra)
Synopsis
Serpo seeks food for his family.
Reprints
Keywords
antelopes; birds; caves; lions

The Trap! (Table of Contents: 5)

Cliff Mason, White Hunter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico ?
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks
Ernie Bache
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-789
Genre
jungle
Characters
Cliff Mason; Warner; Zabo; Gwen Warner
Synopsis
Cliff's client, Warner, is trying to commit suicide to atone for a real estate swindle.
Reprints
Keywords
elephants; gold; gorillas; Kagu Province; real estate swindles; tiger traps

Indexer Notes

Ernie Bache inks credit from foreword by Michael J. Vassallo from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Jungle Adventure #3 (Marvel, 2010 Series).

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jann; Unknown Jungle; Waku; Cliff Mason
  2. 1. Jungle Fangs!
    Jann of the Jungle
  3. 2. Blood Brother to the Lions!
    Waku, Prince of the Bantu
  4. 3. Jungle Diplomats
  5. 4. The Hidden Death!
    Unknown Jungle
  6. 5. The Trap!
    Cliff Mason, White Hunter
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