(April 1968)

Western, 1968 Series
< Previous Issue |
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
?

Issue Notes

This edition has no ads. In the ad version, the inside covers, back cover, and last interior page are replaced by ads. The rest of the content is the same in both versions.

[Baloo and Little Britches (Mowgli) - From The Jungle Book] (Table of Contents)

Baloo and Little Britches / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo) (movie still)
Inks
? (photo) (movie still)
Colors
? (photo) (movie still)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters
Baloo; Little Britches [Mowgli]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover photo is a movie still from Disney's "The Jungle Book."

[Jungle Panorama] (Table of Contents: 1)

Baloo and Little Britches / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters
Mowgli; Baloo; Flaps; Buzzie; Shere Khan; Colonel Hathi; Dawn Patrol (elephants); Kaa; Bagheera
Synopsis
Panoramic view of the jungle featuring all the main characters.

Indexer Notes

Continuous illustration across the inside front and back covers. Background is gray, characters are black and white. Art credit from I. N. D. U. C. K. S.

The Jungle Trap (Table of Contents: 2)

Baloo and Little Britches / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters
Baloo; Little Britches [Mowgli]; Dawn Patrol (elephants); Junior; Colonel Hathi; Buzzie; Flaps; Shere Khan
Synopsis
Mowgli and the baby elephant Junior go exploring and get lost. Baloo and Hathi go searching for them and get caught in an elephant trap.
Reprints
Keywords
coconuts; elephant trap; mice; vultures

Indexer Notes

The song "The Bare Necessities" is sung during the story. Art credits from Karl Wilcox, February 2008.

The Kinkajou (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; animal

Indexer Notes

Consists of panel art w/text.

Scale (Table of Contents: 4)

Picture Dictionary / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill; ? (Assistants)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Consists of panel art w/text.

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

Jest for Fun / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Riddle: What can a person always count on?
Genre
humor

Styracosaurus (Table of Contents: 6)

Dinosauria / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Maxon
Inks
Rex Maxon
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; animal

Indexer Notes

Consists of panel art w/text.

Guardian Angel (Table of Contents: 7)

Baloo and Little Britches / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Baloo, there's a buzzing thing!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters
Little Britches [Mowgli]; Baloo; Bagheera; Kaa; Old Mugger (crocodile)
Synopsis
Baloo and Mowgli keep getting into trouble, but Baloo manages to outwit Kaa when it counts.
Reprints
Keywords
bees; coconuts; crocodile; honey; hypnosis; snake

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Karl Wilcox, February 2008.

[Rally Tonight] (Table of Contents: 8)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor

[Monkey Throws Coconut] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Chuckle Time / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's a disgrace to the neighborhood
Genre
humor
Keywords
burglars; hospital; sloth; student driver; television

Indexer Notes

Four cartoons. Copyright 1968 by Western Publishing Company, Inc.

Baloo Pin Up (Table of Contents: 11)

Baloo and Little Britches / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters
Mowgli; Baloo
Synopsis
Baloo is juggling coconuts.
Keywords
coconuts; juggling

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Baloo and Little Britches (Mowgli) - From The Jungle Book]
    Baloo and Little Britches
  2. 1. [Jungle Panorama]
    Baloo and Little Britches
  3. 2. The Jungle Trap
    Baloo and Little Britches
  4. 3. The Kinkajou
    Keys of Knowledge
  5. 4. Scale
    Picture Dictionary
  6. 5. ["Riddle: What can a person always count on?"]
    Jest for Fun
  7. 6. Styracosaurus
    Dinosauria
  8. 7. Guardian Angel
    Baloo and Little Britches
  9. 8. [Rally Tonight]
    Mini-Comics
  10. 9. [Monkey Throws Coconut]
    Mini-Comics
  11. 10. ["He's a disgrace to the neighborhood"]
    Chuckle Time
  12. 11. Baloo Pin Up
    Baloo and Little Britches
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Merlin Haas