(1953)

Magazine Enterprises, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Enterprises
Brand
Magazine Enterprises ME
Editing
Raymond Crank

Issue Notes

also numbered A-1 #83

The indicia title for this issue is "Thun'da".

[The Flying Devils!] (Table of Contents)

Thun'da / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Thun'da; Evala
Reprints
Keywords
giant birds

Indexer Notes

title taken from interior story

The Flying Devils! (Table of Contents: 1)

Thun'da / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Thun'da; Pha; Evala; Tanyana; bird-women
Synopsis
Thun'da goes to the city of the bird-women to prevent their predation of the jungle tribes.
Reprints
Keywords
bondage; Eyre (hidden city); giant birds; Mambutis (African tribe); rocs; stereotyping of African natives; Wahilis (African tribe)

Lord of the Little People! (Table of Contents: 2)

Thun'da / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Thun'da; Elwin White [Muungu]
Synopsis
A thief with an atomic power formula makes himself king of the pygmies until the arrival of Thun'da.
Reprints
Keywords
atomic power; bondage; Ituri jungle; passenger airliner; pygmies; stereotyping of African natives

Death Comes Three Ways! (Table of Contents: 3)

Cave Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Cave Girl; Italo; Utah Smith; N'Koka (monkey)
Synopsis
Three murderers escape from a Kenyan prison into Cave Girl's jungle and meet their deserved fates.
Reprints
Keywords
elephants' graveyard; prisons

The Treasure of Lobengula! (Table of Contents: 4)

Thun'da / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed); ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Thun'da; Pha; Bruce Lanvin; Edwards
Synopsis
A treasure hunter kidnaps Pha to use as a tool against Thun'da.
Reprints
Keywords
Bwakkas (African tribe); coins; earthquakes; jewelry; Kori River; maps; stereotyping of African natives; the Lost Treasure of Lobengula; treasure chests

Indexer Notes

Several pages show evidence of an inker besides Powell.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Flying Devils!]
    Thun'da
  2. 1. The Flying Devils!
    Thun'da
  3. 2. Lord of the Little People!
    Thun'da
  4. 3. Death Comes Three Ways!
    Cave Girl
  5. 4. The Treasure of Lobengula!
    Thun'da
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