(December 1962)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1962-09-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Del Connell

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10031-212. First appearance of characters. On-sale date from 1962 Books and Pamphlets, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Family Robinson / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Creatures from other worlds peril the crew of Earth's first space station!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; Gorko
Reprints
Keywords
Alien; space suit; space travel

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Typeset depiction of many of the constellations in the universe, such as Leo, Ursa Major, Andromeda, Cygnus, Lyra, Leo Minor and others.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Found on the inside front cover.

The Challenge of Gorko (Table of Contents: 2)

Space Family Robinson / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Del Connell
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
1-629
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Craig Robinson; June Robinson; Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; Yakker (a parrot); Clancy (a dog); Omagra (leader on Orious); Reo; Gua; Gorko (villain); un-named renegade outcasts (villains)
Synopsis
After a threat to their space station home by a shower of fiery meteors, the Robinsons intercept a radio message for help from a planet threatened by someone named Gorko and his renegade outcasts from other planets, and they all agree to provide whatever assistance they can.
Reprints
Keywords
Alien; Elamus (capital of Orious); Karnos (an asteroid); Planet Orious; space station; space travel; weather control

Rescue on Asteroid 48 (Table of Contents: 3)

Space Family Robinson / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Del Connell
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Craig Robinson; June Robinson; Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; the Clay Men (villains); spaceprobe crew
Synopsis
Tim and Tam locate a missing spaceprobe rocketship and crew from the Earth on an asteroid inhabited by a race of creatures known as the Clay Men. The problem is that the duo only have five hours to locate the crew before a galactic mass enters the atmosphere of the asteroid and strikes it.
Reprints
Keywords
Alien; space travel; spacemobile

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Depiction of many of the constellations in the universe, such as Orion, Taurus, Puppis, Cancer, Gemini, Canis Major and many others.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Found on the inside back cover.

Space Family Robinson Pin-Up No. 1 (Table of Contents: 5)

Space Family Robinson / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tim Robinson; Tam Robinson; Gorko
Reprints
Keywords
Alien; space suit; space travel

Indexer Notes

Found on the back cover. Same as front cover, but without title or trade dress.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Creatures from other worlds peril the crew of Earth's first space station!"]
    Space Family Robinson
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Challenge of Gorko
    Space Family Robinson
  4. 3. Rescue on Asteroid 48
    Space Family Robinson
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Space Family Robinson Pin-Up No. 1
    Space Family Robinson
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