(December 1962)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1962-09-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Bill Harris

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10000-212. On-sale date from 1962 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Solar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Powers (painting)
Inks
Richard Powers (painting)
Colors
Richard Powers (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A traitor in Atom Valley threatens to expose Solar's incredible secret!
Genre
superhero; science fiction
Reprints

Doctor Solar (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Remote-Control Traitor (Table of Contents: 2)

Doctor Solar / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Harris

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Doctor Solar; Nuro; Dr. Gail Sanders; Dr. Clarkson; Dr. Malvo; Oscar;
Synopsis
Gail Sanders is kidnapped, then given a hypnotic drug and an implanted radio receiver. Under orders she attacks Solar and then attempts suicide, but survives her attack, prevents her suicide, and extracts the radio.
Reprints
Keywords
Hypnosis; kidnap; radio

The Meteor Mystery (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

The Melting Point (Table of Contents: 4)

Professor Harbinger / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman ?
Pencils
Mel Crawford
Inks
Mel Crawford
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

The Night of the Volcano (Table of Contents: 5)

Doctor Solar / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Doctor Solar; Dr. Clarkson
Synopsis
An underwater atomic test sets off earth tremors and awakens a dormant volcano, threatening a nearby town. Solar brings himself to the point of death sealing off the volcano; Clarkson rescues him.
Reprints
Keywords
Atomic; earthquake; nuclear; volcano

Radiation Detection (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Solar Pin-Up No. 2 (Table of Contents: 7)

Doctor Solar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Powers (painting)
Inks
Richard Powers (painting)
Colors
Richard Powers (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Same image as front cover, minus trade dress, etc.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["A traitor in Atom Valley threatens to expose Solar's incredible secret!"]
    Doctor Solar
  2. 1. Doctor Solar
  3. 2. The Remote-Control Traitor
    Doctor Solar
  4. 3. The Meteor Mystery
  5. 4. The Melting Point
    Professor Harbinger
  6. 5. The Night of the Volcano
    Doctor Solar
  7. 6. Radiation Detection
  8. 7. Solar Pin-Up No. 2
    Doctor Solar
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