(June 1968)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Chase Craig (Managing Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10005-806. (c) 1968, 1962, 1959 by Norman Maurer Productions.

Starting with this issue, the comics contained a mix of reprint and original stories. Some covers were reprinted, some were new.


["You'll howl with laughter at the riotous antics..."] (Table of Contents)

The Three Stooges / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Reprints:

To Gobble or Not to Gobble (Table of Contents: 1)

The Three Stooges / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Letters:
Tony DiPaola

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Canine Capers (Table of Contents: 2)

The Three Stooges / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Cecil Beard ?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Colors:
Tony DiPaola
Letters:
Tony DiPaola
Job Number:
T. STOOGES #39-683

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Reprints:
Keywords:
barber

[Miss Dee and Fifi] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Three Stooges / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]; Miss Dee; Fifi (dog)
Synopsis:
The boys wait for a star at the Stage Door.

3 Stooges Racing Rampage (Table of Contents: 4)

The Three Stooges / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Colors:
Tony DiPaola
Letters:
Tony DiPaola

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Reprints:

[Monsters] (Table of Contents: 5)

Gold Key Club Reader's Page / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
various (see notes)
Pencils:
various (see notes)
Inks:
various (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Drawing sent in by readers Julie L. Becker (Monster Man), Bobby Jackson III (Xam-Us No. 19235), Ian MacRae (Centennial Monster), Mark Lederer (The Melter), Vincent Pillari (Laser Beam Monster), David Slattum (The Green Devil), Bruce Lindsay (Good Little Boy Monster), William Hayes (The Mad Wrecker), Rosemary Sweany (Giant-Eye Monstrosity) and Gary Laabs (The Blob Beast).

Jokes on You (Table of Contents: 6)

Gold Key Comics Club / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
various (see notes)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Jokes and riddles from readers Tom Pankake, Danny Stout, Rochelle Piebes, Mike Cook, Danette Fletcher, Yvonne Comstock, Ann Huston, Maggie Wurtz, Jimmy Henry, Arlene Davis, Joel Woodcock, Rajiv Sachdeva, Aaron Salter, Kim Robertson, Cheryl DeBruine, Bunny Knoell, Michelle Baumann, Beth Teibel and Patricia Carnall.

Hero Herman (Table of Contents: 7)

Professor Putter / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Messerli
Inks:
Joe Messerli
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Messerli

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Prof. Putter; Herman the robot
Reprints:

The Bleached Bird (Table of Contents: 8)

Barney Barnacle / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Messerli
Inks:
Joe Messerli
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Barney Barnacle; Pete the Parrot
Reprints:

A Roc-ky Road to Riches (Table of Contents: 9)

The Three Stooges / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Three Stooges [Moe Howard; Larry Fine; Curly Joe DeRita]
Synopsis:
As sailors, the Stooges read about Sinbad the Sailor's adventures with the roc, a giant bird on an island of diamonds. And they find the island and the bird!

Indexer Notes

Original story, not a reprint.

[Umbrella] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Synopsis:
A boy has to use the birthday present he is bringing when it begins to rain.

Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation (Table of Contents: 11)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Average no. copies each issue during preceding 12 months = 435,747

Brachiosaurus (Table of Contents: 12)

Dinosaria / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Educational piece on the Brachiosaurus.

Hi Kids! I'm "Cracky" (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

The Golden Magazine for Boys and Girls / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["You'll howl with laughter at the riotous antics..."]
    The Three Stooges
  2. 1. To Gobble or Not to Gobble
    The Three Stooges
  3. 2. Canine Capers
    The Three Stooges
  4. 3. [Miss Dee and Fifi]
    The Three Stooges
  5. 4. 3 Stooges Racing Rampage
    The Three Stooges
  6. 5. [Monsters]
    Gold Key Club Reader's Page
  7. 6. Jokes on You
    Gold Key Comics Club
  8. 7. Hero Herman
    Professor Putter
  9. 8. The Bleached Bird
    Barney Barnacle
  10. 9. A Roc-ky Road to Riches
    The Three Stooges
  11. 10. [Umbrella]
    Mini-Comics
  12. 11. Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation
  13. 12. Brachiosaurus
    Dinosaria
  14. 13. Hi Kids! I'm "Cracky"
    The Golden Magazine for Boys and Girls
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Clayton Emery
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
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