(January 1964)

Western, 1963 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1963-10-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Bill Harris

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10053-401. On-sale date from 1963 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Boris Karloff / 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
A brutal killer evades man's justice only to face a grim sentence imposed by the forces of nature!
Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Characters
Boris Karloff (photograph, inset)
Reprints
Keywords
dove; frigate; lightning; moon; skiff; stormsurge

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Archaeology, Number 9: Petrie Studies Egypt (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa ?
Inks
Joe Certa ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Unburied Bones (Table of Contents: 2)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

The Terrible Dark Glasses (Table of Contents: 3)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

The Ghost of Major Martin (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
Colors
?
Letters
Tom Gill ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Newman credit per biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol 29, No.3, March 2018.

The Rain That Wouldn't Stop (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Voyage of No Return (Table of Contents: 6)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood
Pencils
Frank Thorne
Inks
Frank Thorne
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

Roads and Vehicles, Number 30: Chinese Vehicles (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Boris Karloff Pin-Up No. 6 (Table of Contents: 8)

Boris Karloff / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Reprint of the front cover without photograph, logo or caption.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["A brutal killer evades man's justice only to face a grim sentence imposed by the forces of nature!"]
    Boris Karloff
  2. 1. Archaeology, Number 9: Petrie Studies Egypt
    Keys of Knowledge
  3. 2. The Unburied Bones
    Boris Karloff
  4. 3. The Terrible Dark Glasses
    Boris Karloff
  5. 4. The Ghost of Major Martin
  6. 5. The Rain That Wouldn't Stop
  7. 6. Voyage of No Return
    Boris Karloff
  8. 7. Roads and Vehicles, Number 30: Chinese Vehicles
    Keys of Knowledge
  9. 8. Boris Karloff Pin-Up No. 6
    Boris Karloff
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