(July 1966)

Western, 1965 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1966-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Chase Craig; Del Connell

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10140-607

[Sweater Yarn as Kite String] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Phil DeLara
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Reprints
Keywords
alternative uses; kite; sweater

[Water Delivery] (Table of Contents: 1)

Porky Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Letters
John Carey

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Th' w-water department says a pipe is broken!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; delivery driver
Synopsis
When Porky's water is shut off to repair a leak, Cicero comes up with a way to get some water.
Reprints
Keywords
alternative uses; water

Indexer Notes

Black and white. Inside front cover. Creator credits from Alberto Becattini.

Roaring Rockets (Table of Contents: 2)

Porky Pig / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
John Carey

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Porky!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Porky Pig; Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig; giant termite
Synopsis
Porky, Petunia, and Cicero go to an exhibit of wooden space ship models, where Bugs is the guard and guide. Porky gets hit on the head with the nozzle of a fire extinguisher and dreams that he and Bugs take off in a rocket ship and get stranded on an asteroid inhabited by a giant termite.
Reprints
Keywords
astronomy; eclipse; planetarium; rocket; termites

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from Alberto Becattini. "Reprinted by popular demand".

Boating Blues (Table of Contents: 3)

Daffy Duck / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Abranz
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daffy Duck; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis
Daffy helps Elmer build a boat – but with an ulterior motive.
Keywords
boat

Kitty Popped Corn (Table of Contents: 4)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Rome Siemen

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tweety; Sylvester Pussycat; Granny
Synopsis
Sylvester uses un-popped popcorn and a blow-torch to explosively force Tweety out of his safe cage.
Keywords
bird; blow-torch; cage; cat; popcorn

Indexer Notes

New story.

[Seeking the Squeek] (Table of Contents: 5)

Porky Pig / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's up, Porky? You've been fussing over your car for a week!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo)
Synopsis
Bugs helps Porky try to find the cause of squeaks in his car.
Reprints
Keywords
car; squeeks; wreaking havoc

Indexer Notes

Story title is "Car Squeaks" in Christensen's notes. "Reprinted by popular demand".

[Art of Riding] (Table of Contents: 6)

Porky Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Letters
John Carey

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig
Synopsis
Porky formally prepares for a ride - on an exercise reducing horse.
Reprints
Keywords
book; horse-riding

Indexer Notes

Black and white. Inside back cover.

[A Bruiser Browses] (Table of Contents: 7)

Porky Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Abranz
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll put one in each window!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; big bruiser; Tom (sign painter)
Synopsis
A change of a couple of letters in a sign causes Porky some problems.
Reprints
Keywords
misspelling; signs

Indexer Notes

Back cover in color. Pencils and inks credits from Alberto Becattini.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Sweater Yarn as Kite String]
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. [Water Delivery]
    Porky Pig
  3. 2. Roaring Rockets
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. Boating Blues
    Daffy Duck
  5. 4. Kitty Popped Corn
    Tweety and Sylvester
  6. 5. [Seeking the Squeek]
    Porky Pig
  7. 6. [Art of Riding]
    Porky Pig
  8. 7. [A Bruiser Browses]
    Porky Pig
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