(September 1965)

Western, 1963 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
On-sale Date
1965-06-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Wally Green ?

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10053-509. On-sale date from 1965 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[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
He marked the cards to be sure he'd win, but the cards marked him -- for death!
Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Characters
Boris Karloff (photograph, inset)
Reprints
Keywords
king; playing cards; poker chips; queen; sword; top hat

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Architecture, Number 8: Ancient Egyptian Tombs (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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

House of Cards (Table of Contents: 2)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al McWilliams
Inks
Bob Jenney; ? (others)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

There are some McWilliams pencils. Others?

The Man Condemned to Live! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Terror of Hermit Island (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Man Who Thought He Had Wings (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Newman script per Biblio in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol. 30, No. 4, April 2019.

"Guilty" Glared the Shark (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Hear, See, Speak Evil (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Williamson (signed as AW)
Inks
Al Williamson (signed as AW)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Initialed "AW" in first panel, bottom right.

The Mystic Shadows (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Iron and Steel, Number 9: Sheet Steel (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Boris Karloff Pin-Up (Table of Contents: 10)

Boris Karloff / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["He marked the cards to be sure he'd win, but the cards marked him -- for death!"]
    Boris Karloff
  2. 1. Architecture, Number 8: Ancient Egyptian Tombs
    Keys of Knowledge
  3. 2. House of Cards
    Boris Karloff
  4. 3. The Man Condemned to Live!
  5. 4. The Terror of Hermit Island
  6. 5. The Man Who Thought He Had Wings
  7. 6. "Guilty" Glared the Shark
  8. 7. Hear, See, Speak Evil
  9. 8. The Mystic Shadows
  10. 9. Iron and Steel, Number 9: Sheet Steel
    Keys of Knowledge
  11. 10. Boris Karloff Pin-Up
    Boris Karloff
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