(December 1963)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Chase Craig
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10012-312


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / 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
Kreegah! Tarzan fights to break the spell of Dr. M'zuri who controls the beasts with jungle magic!
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan
Reprints
Keywords
chimpanzees; lions

The Magic of Dr. M'Zuri (Table of Contents: 1)

Tarzan of the Apes / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
6310
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Gorluk (mangani); Akula (mangani); Nanga; Doctor M'Zuri
Synopsis
After his ape friend, Gorluk, suffers brain damage from a lion attack, Tarzan takes Gorluk to Dr. M'Zuri, a noted neurosurgen who has elected to live in the jungle. Tarzan discovers that M'Zuri practices mind-control on his servants. M'Zuri operates on Gorluk and Tarzan frees the servants.
Reprints
Keywords
amnesia; brain damage; electrical stimulation of the brain helmets; lions; mind control; neurosurgery

More About Elephants (Table of Contents: 2)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Mabu; Kaino; Hamasai; Samai
Reprints

Warrior's Trophy (Table of Contents: 3)

Tarzan of the Apes / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Dombie; Muviro; N'Koma; M'Buti
Synopsis
Boy and Dombie become men, and Boy officially changes his name to Korak.
Reprints
Keywords
leopards; lion clan of the Waziri; lions; manhood rites; Munguu worship

Indexer Notes

Characters and synopsis info by Bob Bailey, 2005-03-19 (Per Sandell ed.)

The Cleft in the Rock (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Dan-El; Tavane; Natongo; Zulena; Molithi; Elena; Induna (elephant); Nana (elephant); Alyssa (mule); Hatima (mule)
Synopsis
The brothers and their party are attacked by raiders. They work their way into a cleft in a cliff wall and prepare their defense.
Reprints
Keywords
saddle mules; wildfires

Indexer Notes

Episode 114

[J to M] (Table of Contents: 5)

Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis
Mangani words for English words that begin with J through M
Reprints

Peoples of Africa, Number 14: The Bushmen (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
A brief description of the life and culture of the Bushmen.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Kreegah! Tarzan fights to break the spell of Dr. M'zuri who controls the beasts with jungle magic!"]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. The Magic of Dr. M'Zuri
    Tarzan of the Apes
  3. 2. More About Elephants
    Mabu
  4. 3. Warrior's Trophy
    Tarzan of the Apes
  5. 4. The Cleft in the Rock
    Brothers of the Spear
  6. 5. [J to M]
    Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary
  7. 6. Peoples of Africa, Number 14: The Bushmen
    Keys of Knowledge
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bob Bailey
  • Per Sandell
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose