Dell Giant #37 - Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan, King of the Jungle
(November 1960)

Dell, 1959 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
84
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Giant
Editing
Chase Craig

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Edgar Rice Burroughs' TARZAN, KING OF THE JUNGLE, No. 37, 1960." Code number is "T.K. of J. #37-6011."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Morris Gollub (painting)
Inks
Morris Gollub (painting)
Colors
Morris Gollub (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan
Keywords
rhino; spear

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Reader...
Genre
jungle

Indexer Notes

A "handwritten" letter from Boy in a framing illustration. On inside front cover.

Giants of Kroo Maun (Table of Contents: 2)

Tarzan, King of the Jungle / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
Jesse Marsh

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Jane; Boy; Auntie Gena; Argus (eagle); Agulia (eagle); Muviro (cameo); Katar; Dera; Bornu
Synopsis
Tarzan, Jane, and Boy fly to Pal-Ul-Don on the giant eagles Argus and Arguila to find a cure for the ailing Auntie Gena, but must fight primitive giants.
Keywords
fire arrows; fishing; giants; herbs; Kroo Maun; medicine; Pal-ul-don; slingshots; Waziri

Danger Path to Kroo Maun (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Boy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A maze game inspired by the preceding story

Jane's Jungle Housekeeping (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
jungle
Reprints

Jane's Mighty Magic (Table of Contents: 5)

Jane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
John Ushler
Inks
John Ushler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Jane; Meeta; Chief Makolo; N'Gai
Synopsis
Jane manages to cure Chief Makolo's little child
Reprints

Ready for the Hunt (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Boy
Reprints

Eye of Night (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Queen La
Reprints

Queen La the Mysterious (Table of Contents: 8)

Tarzan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
Jesse Marsh

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Queen La
Reprints

Make an African Antelope Mask (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
?; Typeset

Genre
jungle
Reprints

Zebra Boy (Table of Contents: 10)

Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Tony Sgroi
Inks
Tony Sgroi
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Boy; Tarzan; Dombie; Isilo
Reprints

Boy and Dombie Net the Lion (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Boy; Dombie
Reprints

Find N'Kima Secret Paths (Table of Contents: 12)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
N'Kima; Jane; Tarzan; Boy; Dombie
Reprints

N'Kima King of the Monkeys (Table of Contents: 13)

N'Kima / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
N'Kima; Sheetah the leopard
Synopsis
N'Kima finds a gold bracelet, wears it around his neck and proclaims himself king of the monkeys.
Reprints

Phantom of the Sea (Table of Contents: 14)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
jungle
Reprints

Dragon Ship (Table of Contents: 15)

Tarzan, King of the Jungle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
Jesse Marsh

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Paul D'Arnot; Raoul D'Arnot (first appearance; Paul's son); Skoal, Yarl and Hrolf the Vikings
Synopsis
Tarzan is on a mission amongst the Vikings with Raoul D'Arnot.
Reprints

Pages from Boy's Diary (Table of Contents: 16)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Synopsis
Three "handwritten" pages from Boy's diary

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover; Answer to puzzle on p. 63 with accompanying illustration appears in lower right corner.

Tarzan, Jane, and Boy (Table of Contents: 17)

Tarzan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Jane; Boy
Synopsis
Longshot of Tarzan's home in a huge tree, with Tarzan, Jane, and Boy in the foreground.
Keywords
treehouse

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic. No text.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. ["Dear Reader..."]
  3. 2. Giants of Kroo Maun
    Tarzan, King of the Jungle
  4. 3. Danger Path to Kroo Maun
  5. 4. Jane's Jungle Housekeeping
  6. 5. Jane's Mighty Magic
    Jane
  7. 6. Ready for the Hunt
  8. 7. Eye of Night
  9. 8. Queen La the Mysterious
    Tarzan
  10. 9. Make an African Antelope Mask
  11. 10. Zebra Boy
    Boy
  12. 11. Boy and Dombie Net the Lion
  13. 12. Find N'Kima Secret Paths
  14. 13. N'Kima King of the Monkeys
    N'Kima
  15. 14. Phantom of the Sea
  16. 15. Dragon Ship
    Tarzan, King of the Jungle
  17. 16. Pages from Boy's Diary
  18. 17. Tarzan, Jane, and Boy
    Tarzan
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