(August 1970)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except January, March, May and November
On-sale Date
1970-06-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Dell/Western Eight-Digit Code
10012-008
Editing
Chase Craig

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1970 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Fastus
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Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 1)

Tarzan of the Apes / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Gaylord Du Bois (adaptation)
Pencils
Paul Norris
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
706
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan [Tarzan]; N'Kima; Lukedi; Erich von Harben; Gabula; Emperor Augustus; Mallius Lepus; Septimus Favonius; Favonia; Emperor Sublatus; Fastus; Praeclarus; Dilecta; Mpingu
Synopsis
Tarzan is searching for the lost explorer Erich von Harben when he ends up in the middle of a conflict between the descendants of the old Romans. Erich is found by the benevolent Romans of the hidden city of Castrum Mare, where he is somewhat reluctantly named official historian. Tarzan ends up with the less sympathetic Romans of the rival city state of Castra Sanguinarius. Tarzan flees and continues the search for Erich.
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Keywords
Castra Sanguinarius; Castrum Mare; Romans

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's Tarzan and the Lost Empire.

On the Way to the Meru (Table of Contents: 2)

Mabu / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Mabu; Kaino; Timai; Kama; Jogona; Mel-ek
Synopsis
A hunting party spends the night in the jungle.
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Dragon Out of Nowhere (Table of Contents: 3)

Leopard Girl / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Dan Spiegle (signed)
Inks
Dan Spiegle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Leopard Girl [Meru]; Munya (a chimpanzee); Toto (a black panther); Chui (a leopard); three nameless villains
Synopsis
Three villains intend to steal Meru's talking animals, but Meru is prepared for them. The men flee in terror when they come face to face with a fire-breathing dragon! In reality, they have been bested by Meru's science: the dragon was a 3-D projection of a small lizard and the fire was red mace.
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Indexer Notes

Last Leopard Girl story.

Jungle Tales of Tarzan: Terror by Night (Table of Contents: 4)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois ?
Pencils
Paul Norris
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton]
Synopsis
Tarzan's first nightmare!
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Tarzan and the Lost Empire [Part 1]
    Tarzan of the Apes
  3. 2. On the Way to the Meru
    Mabu
  4. 3. Dragon Out of Nowhere
    Leopard Girl
  5. 4. Jungle Tales of Tarzan: Terror by Night
    Tarzan
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