(December 1967)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except January, March, May and November
On-sale Date
1967-10-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Chase Craig

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10012-712. On-sale date from 1967 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Tarzan and the Golden Lion (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan; Esteban Miranda
Reprints
Keywords
Doppelganger; double; lion

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Tarzan and the Golden Lion, Part 2:] Jad-Bal-Ja and the Impostor (Table of Contents: 2)

Tarzan / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Gaylord Du Bois (adaptation)
Pencils
Russ Manning (signed)
Inks
Russ Manning (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
173-6710
Feature Logo
Tarzan of the Apes
Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Jane Porter Clayton; Korak [Jack Clayton]; Jad-Bal-Ja; Usula; Esteban Miranda; Flora Hawkes; Carl Kraski; Bluber; Luvini; Cadj; La
Synopsis
Tarzan and the Bolgani restore La to the throne of Opar. Esteban Miranda convinces the Waziri that he is Tarzan, suffering partial amnesia. Lady Greystoke is kidnapped, but kills her captor and escapes alone into the jungle. Tarzan at length finds her, reunites with the Waziri, and recovers the gold of Opar, but Esteban Miranda is killed by crocodiles.
Reprints
Keywords
Africa; amnesia; ape; doppelganger; double; lion; lost city; safari

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Golden Lion.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Monster Museum / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our Monster Museum is a pretty busy place these days....
Characters
Titan electric eel; giant walking eye; mammoth mummy; monster moth
Keywords
Monster; mummy

Readers Create Monsters (Table of Contents: 4)

Gold Key Club Comics / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
(fan art)
Inks
(fan art)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Keywords
fan art; Monster

Indexer Notes

Fan art by Scott Wertz, Christine Murray, Steven Minsky, Kimmy Morera, Jamie Mathis, Steven Vasquez

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

Tarzan / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Witch Golfing] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Witch
Synopsis
A witch tries golf, but finds it so frustrating that she finally blasts a huge crater into which to putt the ball.
Keywords
Golf; pantomime; witch; wordless

A Story of Salt (Table of Contents: 7)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Mabu; Kaino; Hamasai; Samai; Pinji; Bettu
Synopsis
Bettu the Bantu explains how his people gather and use the salt from hot springs.
Reprints
Keywords
Africa; salt

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini.

Rescue Team (Table of Contents: 8)

Leopard Girl / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Tom Massey
Inks
Tom Massey
Colors
?
Letters
Tom Massey

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Leopard Girl [Meru]; Munya; Toto; Chui; King; Piran; stewardess
Synopsis
When an airliner crashes, Meru and her animals rescue the survivors, who can scarcely believe in the animals they see.
Reprints
Keywords
Africa; airplane crash

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Joke's on You (Table of Contents: 9)

Gold Key Club Comics / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Gold Key Kid (advertising character or promotional character)

Indexer Notes

Gags and riddles submitted by fans Peggy Fry, Sergei Glushkoff, Susan Johnson, Robin Eberle, Randal Morton, Heidi Pert, Brenda Lynn, Rusty Wyatt, Timothy Nolan, Kathleen Kerrick, Nancy Poese, Clarice Covington, Margaret Mack, Edward C. Paxton, Kenneth A. Gregory, Carl DeGrazio, Judith Fisher, and Rosa Anna Puente.

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

Quick Takes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Angel; bird; mountain climber; explorer
Keywords
Angel; pantomime; wordless

Indexer Notes

Four wordless comic strips

[Pamba to Por-Atan] (Table of Contents: 11)

Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Letters
Jesse Marsh ?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Husband; hunter; musician; wife
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.
Pamba = Rat; Panda = Noise; Pand-Balu-Den = Rifle; Pisa = Fish; Popo = Eat; Por-Atan = Husband.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tarzan and the Golden Lion
    Tarzan
  2. 1. ["Here's a whole treasure chest of fun"]
  3. 2. [Tarzan and the Golden Lion, Part 2:] Jad-Bal-Ja and the Impostor
    Tarzan
  4. 3. ["Our Monster Museum is a pretty busy place these days...."]
    Monster Museum
  5. 4. Readers Create Monsters
    Gold Key Club Comics
  6. 5. ["The Original Tarzan Books by Edgar Rice Burroughs"]
    Tarzan
  7. 6. [Witch Golfing]
    Mini-Comics
  8. 7. A Story of Salt
    Mabu
  9. 8. Rescue Team
    Leopard Girl
  10. 9. The Joke's on You
    Gold Key Club Comics
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Quick Takes
  12. 11. [Pamba to Por-Atan]
    Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary
  13. 12. ["204 pc. Revolutionary War Soldiers"]
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