(July 1966)

Western, 1964 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1966-04-14
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: 10126-607. Indicia title is "Walt Disney The Phantom Blot". On-sale date from 1966 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

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

Secret Sea Raider (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
No ship is safe when the Phantom Blot turns pirate and sails the sea with his motley crew!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; Mickey Mouse; Beagle Boy [176-167]
Synopsis
Pirate Captain Blot is about to fire a captive Mickey Mouse from his ship's cannon.
Reprints
Keywords
cannon; cutlass; pirates

Blotless Blot (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
Rats!
Feature Logo
The Phantom Blot [Western Logo 2 Multi-Tiered]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; stationery store clerk
Synopsis
The Phantom Blot tries to buy a pen that blots ink.
Reprints
Keywords
blotting; dissatisfied customer; ink; pens

Indexer Notes

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

Secret Sea Raider (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
Let me see now... I believe I have everything packed!
Feature Logo
The Phantom Blot [Western Logo 1 Single Line Across]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Phantom Blot; prison guard; Warden McKey; Mickey Mouse; Donald Duck; The Beagle Boys; Uncle Scrooge; Chief O'Hara
Synopsis
With the Beagle Boys for a crew, the Phantom Blot turns buccaneer commanding a very unusual pirate ship.
Reprints
Keywords
Disney character crossover; gold; piracy; pirate ship; prison-break; sea or island setting

Blotsa Laughs (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Letters
Paul Murry

Feature Logo
The Phantom Blot [Western Logo 2 Multi-Tiered]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy
Synopsis
Goofy turns one of the Blot's notes into a funny piece of graffiti.
Reprints
Keywords
doing-something-their-own-way; graffiti; ink blots; variant logo

Indexer Notes

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

Logo is actually "The Phantom Blot and Goofy", with the name of "Goofy" written in the same style as the classic Phantom Blot logo. The Phantom Blot does not appear - only one of his "Blot-notes".

Phantom Blot Pin-Up: Secret Sea Raider (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; Mickey Mouse; Beagle Boy [176-167]
Synopsis
Pirate Captain Blot is about to fire a captive Mickey Mouse from his ship's cannon.
Keywords
cannon; cutlass; pin-up; pirates

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. Secret Sea Raider
    The Phantom Blot
  2. 1. Blotless Blot
    The Phantom Blot
  3. 2. Secret Sea Raider
    The Phantom Blot
  4. 3. Blotsa Laughs
    The Phantom Blot
  5. 4. Phantom Blot Pin-Up: Secret Sea Raider
    The Phantom Blot
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