(November 1962)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1962-08-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Chase Craig

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10012-211. First Gold Key issue. On-sale date from 1962 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Tarzan Is Attacked by Giant Animals in the Valley of the Monsters! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan; Argus
Reprints

Bird's-Eye View (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Inks
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Argus
Synopsis
Portrait of Tarzan and Argus.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover.

The Valley of Monsters (Table of Contents: 2)

Tarzan / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
628
Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Argus; Loban; Loma; Frank Lanier
Reprints
Keywords
astronauts; garths (tyrannosaurids); gryfs (triceratopsids); iguanodons; Lotor (Pal-ul-donian kingdom); Pal-ul-don; parachutes; pressure suits; rockets; spacecraft; United States Air Force; Valley of the Monsters

Indexer Notes

Russ Manning inker identification by David Porta May 2017. Previous indexer thought the inker was Jesse Marsh.

The Somali Village (Table of Contents: 3)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Mabu; Kaino
Reprints

The Rain Maker (Table of Contents: 4)

Tarzan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Dombie; Saka (mangani); Gulo; Wakolos (African tribe)
Synopsis
Boy and Dombie help expose a witch doctor as a fraud.
Reprints
Keywords
leopards; net traps; rain making

The Duel (Table of Contents: 5)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Dan-El; Natongo; Zulena
Synopsis
With Zulena's aid, Dan-El administers the truth serum to the tall strangers who remove their hypnotic command over Natongo on Dan-El's order.
Reprints
Keywords
hypnosis; truth serums

Indexer Notes

Episode 107

"Grand Canyon" of Africa (Table of Contents: 6)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; adventure; jungle
Characters
Tarzan
Synopsis
A description of Fish River Canyon.
Reprints
Keywords
Fish River Canyon; mineral springs; South Africa

Victory Dance (Table of Contents: 7)

Tarzan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Letters
?

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan
Synopsis
A portrait of Tarzan and the white pygmies.
Keywords
saddle antelope

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Tarzan Pin-Up No. 1 (Table of Contents: 8)

Tarzan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan; Argus

Indexer Notes

back cover

identical with the front cover without title or logo.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tarzan Is Attacked by Giant Animals in the Valley of the Monsters!
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Bird's-Eye View
  3. 2. The Valley of Monsters
    Tarzan
  4. 3. The Somali Village
    Mabu
  5. 4. The Rain Maker
    Tarzan
  6. 5. The Duel
    Brothers of the Spear
  7. 6. "Grand Canyon" of Africa
    Tarzan
  8. 7. Victory Dance
    Tarzan
  9. 8. Tarzan Pin-Up No. 1
    Tarzan
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