(July-August 1968)

DC, 1967 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1968-05-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Dick Giordano (credited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bomba the Jungle Boy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Sparling (signed)
Inks
Jack Sparling (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Bomba; Krag; Jobo
Reprints

Do You Know Your ABCs? (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Anthro; Bomba the Jungle Boy; The Creeper / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Bomba the Jungle Boy / comic story / 21.67 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited)
Pencils
Jack Sparling (credited)
Inks
Jack Sparling (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Before history began -- there was a city...
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Bomba; Krag; Jobo; Doto (monkey); Tiki (parrot)
Synopsis
Bomba encounters Krag, an ancient warlord awakened from suspended animation, who holds destructive secrets from the past.
Reprints
Keywords
jaguars; suspended animation

Indexer Notes

Story across 23 pages, but page 8 is a 2/3-page, page 16 is 1/2-page, and page 23 is a 1/2-page. Story is told without dialogue balloons.

Never Before... In One Giant Issue! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Job Number
6642
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I lost my train track clips.
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Patrick Camblin of Dover, Delaware

One Picture Is Worth 1000 Words (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Deadman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Next Issue.. (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Bomba the Jungle Boy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Drumbeats for Bomba / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Giordano
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Editor: Bomba the Jungle Boy #4 was the best issue to date.

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Don R. Smith; William R. Lund

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bomba the Jungle Boy
  2. 1. Do You Know Your ABCs?
    Anthro; Bomba the Jungle Boy; The Creeper
  3. 2. ["Before history began -- there was a city..."]
    Bomba the Jungle Boy
  4. 3. Never Before... In One Giant Issue!
    Batman
  5. 4. ["I lost my train track clips."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. One Picture Is Worth 1000 Words
    Deadman
  7. 6. Next Issue..
    Bomba the Jungle Boy
  8. 7. ["Dear Editor: Bomba the Jungle Boy #4 was the best issue to date."]
    Drumbeats for Bomba
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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