(August 1963)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1963-05-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Bill Harris

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10014-308. On-sale date from 1963 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Phantom / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Phantom fights a jungle god of witchcraft!
Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
The Phantom; Hero; witchmen
Reprints
Keywords
Horses; idols; masks; witch doctors

Indexer Notes

Montage cover

Physical Fitness, Number 4: Chest and Trunk Builder (Table of Contents: 1)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Youth
Keywords
Body builders; body building; educational; exercise; facts; isometrics; physical fitness

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. "Recommended by the President's Council on Youth Fitness"

Oogooru (Table of Contents: 2)

The Phantom / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Harris
Pencils
Bill Lignante
Inks
Bill Lignante
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
4-695
Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
The Phantom; witchmen; Ganti; Ganti's son; Dr. Axel; Guran; Jungle Patrol
Synopsis
Angry at losing power, witchmen campaign against the Phantom and against Dr. Axel's hospital. Unearthing the ancient idol Oogooru, they use tricks to attack or intimidate their enemies, then attack the hospital. With the help of a Jungle Patrol helicopter, the Phantom tricks the witchmen in turn, saving the hospital and giving responsible leaders a chance to capture and punish the witchmen.
Reprints
Keywords
Doctors; helicopters; hospitals; idols; magic; superstitions; witch doctors

Modern Voodoo (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
Caribbean; slavery; Voodoo; voudon

Indexer Notes

Description of the history of voodoo, and its practice in Africa, the Caribbean, and the United States. Header illustration.

All That Glitters (Table of Contents: 4)

King, Queen and Jack / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Lignante
Inks
Bill Lignante
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
jungle
Characters
Victor King; Francis Queen; Jack Hawkins
Synopsis
The three friends follow up on a treasure map for which King, "in a weak moment," paid $1000 in supplies. By diving in a jungle pool they find and finally retrieve a chest. The chest contains a taunting note from those who sold the map.
Keywords
Treasure maps

The Goggle-Eye Pirates (Table of Contents: 5)

The Phantom / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Harris
Pencils
Bill Lignante
Inks
Bill Lignante
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
The Phantom; ship crew; passengers; pirates
Synopsis
By shipping as passengers and adopting head-to-toe disguises, a pirate crew finds excellent pickings aboard cruise ships. The Phantom works out their method and disguises himself in turn as one of the pirates, then captures them one by one.
Reprints
Keywords
Cruise ships; helicopters; pirates

Physical Fitness, Number 5: Exercises to Strengthen Abdomen and Trunk (Table of Contents: 6)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Youths
Keywords
Educational; exercise; facts; physical fitness

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. "Recommended by the President's Council on Youth Fitness"

The Phantom Pin-Up No. 4 (Table of Contents: 7)

The Phantom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
The Phantom; Hero; witchmen
Keywords
Horses; idols; masks; witch doctors

Indexer Notes

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The Phantom fights a jungle god of witchcraft!"]
    The Phantom
  2. 1. Physical Fitness, Number 4: Chest and Trunk Builder
    Keys of Knowledge
  3. 2. Oogooru
    The Phantom
  4. 3. Modern Voodoo
  5. 4. All That Glitters
    King, Queen and Jack
  6. 5. The Goggle-Eye Pirates
    The Phantom
  7. 6. Physical Fitness, Number 5: Exercises to Strengthen Abdomen and Trunk
    Keys of Knowledge
  8. 7. The Phantom Pin-Up No. 4
    The Phantom
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