Kona #5
(January-March 1963)

Dell, 1962 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [post-split]
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kona / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vic Prezio ? (painting)
Inks
Vic Prezio ? (painting)
Colors
Vic Prezio ? (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Primitive weapons are the only hope!
Characters
Kona
Reprints
Keywords
giant cats

Big, Bigger, Biggest... (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[The Giant Cats] (Table of Contents: 2)

Kona / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Don Segall
Pencils
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Indexer Notes

The consensus among comics historians is that Segall was the scripter; textual analysis supports this.

Cats - and Dogs!! (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
animal

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

Anak / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Don Segall
Pencils
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Anak was the name given seven year-old Forbes Tawney by the great ape Thoth himself...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Anak [Forbes Tawney]; Thoth; Naga
Synopsis
Naga muses on what life for Anak would have been like if Naga has been the one to adopt him. Thoth saves Anak from a tiger attack.
Keywords
coins; gold; statues of Buddha; tigers; treasure chests

Indexer Notes

The consensus among comics historians is that Segall was the scripter; textual analysis supports this.

Cat Weather (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
animal

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Beware the Kitty Cat! (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter ?

Genre
animal

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Primitive weapons are the only hope!"]
    Kona
  2. 1. Big, Bigger, Biggest...
  3. 2. [The Giant Cats]
    Kona
  4. 3. Cats - and Dogs!!
  5. 4. ["Anak was the name given seven year-old Forbes Tawney by the great ape Thoth himself..."]
    Anak
  6. 5. Cat Weather
  7. 6. Beware the Kitty Cat!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Brian Dobbelaere
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin