(October 1965)

Western, 1964 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1965-07-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Chase Craig (editor); Del Connell (editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10126-510. On-sale date from 1965 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

No ads in this issue. All 36 pages are comics or comics-related text material.

The Phantom Blot Meets Mad Madam Mim (Table of Contents)

The Phantom Blot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a blast! It's the Blot trying to escape the law and the whim-whams of Madam Mim!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; Madam Mim; Mickey Mouse; Chief O'Hara
Synopsis
Caught between Madam Mim on one side and Mickey Mouse and Chief O'Hara on the other, the Phantom Blot tries to escape in a rocket filled with stolen jewels.
Reprints
Keywords
getaway; helicopter; jewels; police; rocket; witchcraft

Me and My Shadow Boxing (Table of Contents: 1)

The Phantom Blot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Letters
Paul Murry

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I haven't been faring so well since the Chief took up shadow boxing!
Feature Logo
The Phantom Blot [Western Logo 2 Multi-Tiered]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; Chief O'Hara
Synopsis
The Phantom Blot shadows Chief O'Hara and gets an unexpected wallop.
Reprints
Keywords
shadow boxing; turning the tables

Indexer Notes

Title given to this story in 2021 reprint. Black and white on inside front cover.

The Phantom Blot Meets Mad Madam Mim (Table of Contents: 2)

The Phantom Blot / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Ogle
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Rome Siemen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay, Blot, it's time for supper!
Feature Logo
The Phantom Blot [Western Logo 4]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; Madam Mim; Mickey Mouse; Chief O'Hara; Pluto; prison guards; Warden McKey; Spitfire (Mim's cat)
Synopsis
The Phantom Blot uses the black magic of a lovestruck Madam Mim for criminal purposes.
Reprints
Keywords
Disney character crossover; prison escape; robbery; rocket ship; romance; witchcraft

Hi-Yo, Beagle! Away! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Phantom Blot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Letters
Paul Murry

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ulp!
Feature Logo
The Phantom Blot [Western Logo 2 Multi-Tiered]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; Beagle Boy [176-167], police officer
Synopsis
What does a bank robber do when his getaway car stalls, and his getaway driver can't get it started? The Phantom Blot's got the answer!
Reprints
Keywords
alternative uses; bank robbery; getaway car

Indexer Notes

Title given to this story in 2021 reprint. Black and white on inside back cover.

Phantom Blot Pin-Up: The Phantom Blot Meets Mad Madam Mim (Table of Contents: 4)

The Phantom Blot / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; Madam Mim; Mickey Mouse; Chief O'Hara
Synopsis
Caught between Madam Mim on one side and Mickey Mouse and Chief O'Hara on the other, the Phantom Blot tries to escape in a rocket filled with stolen jewels.
Keywords
getaway; helicopter; jewels; pin-up; police; rocket; witchcraft

Indexer Notes

Color on back cover. The front cover image is repeated on the back cover, sans logo and all cover copy.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Phantom Blot Meets Mad Madam Mim
    The Phantom Blot
  2. 1. Me and My Shadow Boxing
    The Phantom Blot
  3. 2. The Phantom Blot Meets Mad Madam Mim
    The Phantom Blot
  4. 3. Hi-Yo, Beagle! Away!
    The Phantom Blot
  5. 4. Phantom Blot Pin-Up: The Phantom Blot Meets Mad Madam Mim
    The Phantom Blot
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