(November 1966)

King Features, 1966 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1966-09-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
King Features Syndicate
Brand
King Comics
Editing
Bill Harris

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1966 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

The Death Trap of Mongo! (Table of Contents)

Flash Gordon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The cover scene is taken from the Flash Gordon series running as a back-up strip in the contemporary Phantom book.

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death Trap of Mongo (Table of Contents: 2)

Flash Gordon / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Though long absent from the planet Mongo, Flash Gordon's Legend of daring continues to be told...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Gorlak; Dr. Hans Zarkov; Flash Gordon; Dale; King Barin; Queen Aura; Ming
Synopsis
Seeking revenge, Gorlak and his wizard (Ming) force Flash to return to Mongo by kidnapping Dale. Ming reveals himself after Gorlak falls to Flash in a duel, during Dale's rescue. Meanwhile Zarkov frees King Barin and the imprisoned council restoring order to Mongo.
Reprints
Keywords
Gliding Capes; Mingo City Rocket Port; Republic of Mongo; The Matter-Transmitter

King Comics Corner Store (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

King Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

The Laughing Clown Caper (Table of Contents: 4)

Midnight with Mandrake / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pull up Lothar - that's Ellard Pepper the world famous clown.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Mandrake the Magician; Lothat; Ellard Pepper; Zingo
Synopsis
Jealous of Ellard's success as the Sad Clown, Zingo steals his 'face' to ruin his reputation by being a laughing clown in public. Mandrake realizes the frame-up and forces Zingo to confess.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Flashes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Harris ?
Pencils
Frank Bolle ?
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters from: Tom McGeehan; Michael Becker; Shep Pierce; and Tom Dettbarn.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tom McGeehan, Michael Becker, Shep Pierce, and Tom Dettbarn.

Flash Gordon and the Sea Beast (Table of Contents: 6)

Flash Gordon / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dale Arden; Dr. Zarkov; Flash Gordon; Captain Sangre; Kleg
Synopsis
Returning to Mingo City the Earth trio go down in a storm and are rescued/captured by Captain Sangre, only to find he needs the help of Zarkov and Flash to free his ship from a Goliath Electric Eel.
Reprints
Keywords
Goliath Electric Eel; Jet-Launch; Mingo City; The Rocket-Sub Sea-Beast

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Sew for Fun Patterns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Polaris Nuclear Sub (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

American Specialty Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Death Trap of Mongo!
    Flash Gordon
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Death Trap of Mongo
    Flash Gordon
  4. 3. King Comics Corner Store
    King Comics
  5. 4. The Laughing Clown Caper
    Midnight with Mandrake
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Flashes
  7. 6. Flash Gordon and the Sea Beast
    Flash Gordon
  8. 7. ["Hey Kids! Fun to make"]
    Sew for Fun Patterns
  9. 8. Polaris Nuclear Sub
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  10. 9. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling 60c Xmas Packs"]
    American Specialty Company
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