(December 1966)

Western, 1963 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1966-09-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Wally Green

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10053-612. Editor credit per Gary Poole. On-sale date from 1966 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 had a thousand lives to live — but squandered them on murder!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; detective-mystery
Characters
Boris Karloff (photograph, inset)
Reprints
Keywords
gold coins; pillow; scuba diver; shark; treasure chest

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Museum Ghost (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Magic Pillow (Table of Contents: 2)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood
Pencils
Mike Roy
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; detective-mystery
Reprints

Miracle from the Deep (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Newman script per Biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol. 31, No. 2, February 2020.

The Viking Specter (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The Mummy (Table of Contents: 5)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Poole credit per his letter printed in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 26, No. 3, March 2015.

Oh, You Beautiful Doll (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Sal Trapani
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Poole credit per his letter printed in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 26, No. 3, March 2015.

The Ghosts of Versailles (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Boris Karloff Pin-Up (Table of Contents: 8)

Boris Karloff / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["He had a thousand lives to live — but squandered them on murder!"]
    Boris Karloff
  2. 1. The Museum Ghost
  3. 2. The Magic Pillow
    Boris Karloff
  4. 3. Miracle from the Deep
  5. 4. The Viking Specter
  6. 5. The Mummy
    Boris Karloff
  7. 6. Oh, You Beautiful Doll
    Boris Karloff
  8. 7. The Ghosts of Versailles
  9. 8. Boris Karloff Pin-Up
    Boris Karloff
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