(1978)

Western, 1946 Series
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Pages
20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Editing
Del Connell

[(Sur)-Prize Catch] (Table of Contents)

Pink Panther / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Warren Tufts
Inks
Warren Tufts
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset; logo

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pink Panther; The Inspector
Synopsis
While fishing, The Pink Panther catches The Inspector, who has been surfing.
Keywords
fishing; surfing

Indexer Notes

Theme continues into back cover illustration.

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Blank page serves as inside front cover.

Pink Flyer (Table of Contents: 2)

Pink Panther / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Warren Tufts
Pencils
Warren Tufts
Inks
Warren Tufts
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Warren Tufts

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wahoo! There’s the plane that’ll whisk me away to Hawaii for my holiday!!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Pink Panther; Little Big-Nose Guy; stewardess; airline passengers; two talking carnivorous plants; sleeping dragon; sorcerer
Synopsis
Ever hear the old joke about a movie being so bad that you walked-out… IN FLIGHT? That’s exactly what Pink Panther does, and takes the unwitting Little Big-Nose Guy with him. They find themselves stranded on an island teeming with mysterious phenomena, where Little Big-Nose Guy suffers lots of the expected cartoonish physical abuse.
Keywords
annoying fellow passenger; ape; be-careful-what-you-wish-for; carnivorous plants; dragon; island; movie; plane; series of mishaps; sorcerer

The Inspector’s 3 O’Clock Nap (Table of Contents: 3)

The Inspector / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
?
Letters
Bill Spicer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Six things are incomplete in this picture.
Genre
humor
Characters
The Inspector; The Commissioner (in portrait only)
Keywords
activity; coloring; drawing

Indexer Notes

Complete the unfinished objects by drawing-in the missing parts. Color the picture.

Pink Panther Asks a Riddle! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Pink Panther / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
?
Letters
Bill Spicer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Substitute the letters for the symbols in the squares to get the answer!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Pink Panther
Keywords
activity; decoding; riddles

Indexer Notes

"THE PINK PANTHER appears regularly in Gold Key Comics" is typeset at the top of this page. A riddle question, answer, and a decoding legend are supplied. Decode the question, and the answer.

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Blank page serves as inside back cover.

[Mounted Police(man)] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Pink Panther / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Tufts
Inks
Warren Tufts
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset; logo

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Pink Panther; The Inspector
Synopsis
The Pink Panther admires his catch (from the front cover) of The Inspector, now mounted over the mantle as a fishing trophy.
Keywords
fishing; surfing; trophy

Indexer Notes

Theme continues from front cover illustration. Illustration shares back cover space with logo and ad copy for whichever firm is distributing the issue as a giveaway premium.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [(Sur)-Prize Catch]
    Pink Panther
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Pink Flyer
    Pink Panther
  4. 3. The Inspector’s 3 O’Clock Nap
    The Inspector
  5. 4. Pink Panther Asks a Riddle!
    The Pink Panther
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [Mounted Police(man)]
    The Pink Panther
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Joe Torcivia
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)