(Fall 1973)

DC, 1972 Series
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Price
1.00 USD
Pages
84
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-08-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell
Color
Color
Dimensions
Tabloid
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Copyright © 1973 by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Full indicia:

LIMITED COLLECTORS' EDITION, No. C-22. Published bi-monthly by NATIONAL PERIODICAL PUBLICATIONS, Inc., 75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, N.Y. 10019. Carmine Infantino, Publisher. E. Nelson Bridwell, Editor. Sol Harrison, Production Manager. Copyright © 1973 by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The stories, characters and incidents mentioned in this magazine are entirely fictional. No actual persons, living or dead, are intended or should be inferred. Printed in the U.S.A.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #99.


Tarzan of the Apes (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
Sol Harrison
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-745
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

Tarzan / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Inks
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-748
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. The art is from page 79 in this issue.

Tarzan of the Apes (Table of Contents: 2)

Tarzan / comic story / 39 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Joe Kubert (adaptation)
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Job Number
N-737; N-738
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan (origin); Klaxton; John Clayton, Sr. (death); Alice Clayton (death); Black Michael; Kerchak; Kala (death); Kartun; Sabor (death); Tublat (death); Bolgani (death); Kulonga (death); Chief M'Bonga (cameo); Horta (cameo, death)
Synopsis
Lord and Lady Greystoke are marooned by mutineers and their son, Tarzan, is raised by the great apes. His ape mother Kala is killed by Kulonga, and Tarzan extracts his vengeance.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, TARZAN OF THE APES.

This reprint combines the two issues into one story. Details: Page 1 is from #208 the bottom spread of pages 2-3, condensed into one page, but with logo and caption added and the art extended above and below. Page 2 from #207 page 5, with a title and credits in place of the top 1/3. Pages 3-22 are from #207 pages 6-25. Pages 23-31 (top) are from #208 pages 4-12 (top). Page 31 (bottom) is from #208 page 17 (bottom) with a new caption. Pages 32-39 from #208 pages 18-25.

[Pinup] (Table of Contents: 3)

Tarzan / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?

Job Number
N-746
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

Double-size pinup of Tarzan beating his chest after having killed a gorilla.

Chapter II (Table of Contents: 4)

Tarzan / comic story / 33.5 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Rice Burroughs (original novel); Joe Kubert (adaptation)
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Job Number
N-739; N-740
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; John Clayton (photo, corpse); Terkoz (death); Klaxton (death); Snipe (death); Archimedes Q. Porter; William Clayton; Jane Porter; Esmeralda; Alice Clayton (photo, corpse); Numa (death); Sabor (death); Paul D'Arnot; Numa (death); Tantor
Synopsis
The Porters' party is put ashore by mutineers and Tarzan begins protecting them in secret. The French navy rescues the castaways; Tarzan rescues D'Arnot and Tarzan denies his birthright so that Jane can marry Clayton.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, TARZAN OF THE APES. The page numbering continues from the previous story sequence.

This reprint combines the two issues into one story. Details: Pages 40-58 (minus last panel) are from #209 pages 5-6 and 8-24 (minus the teaser panel). The last panel of page 58 is replaced with an image from #210 page 2. Pages 59-65 are from #210 pages 4-10. Page 66 is from #210 page 14. Pages 67-73 (half page) are from #210 pages 16-20 and 22-23 (top).

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

Tarzan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Crossword] (Table of Contents: 6)

Tarzan Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
P-10
Characters
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle with 85 clues.

[Word Search] (Table of Contents: 7)

Tarzan Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Joe Kubert (head shot illo)
Inks
Joe Kubert (head shot illo)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
P-11
Characters
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

Word search puzzle with Tarzan-related clues. It also has the names of some of the people who produce the adventures of Tarzan: Jack Adler, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Joe Kubert, Russ Manning, and Sol Harrison.

Learn to Draw Tarzan (Table of Contents: 8)

Tarzan / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kubert
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
N-747
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan

[Maze] (Table of Contents: 9)

Tarzan Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Joe Kubert (illustrations)
Inks
Joe Kubert (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
P-12
Characters
Tarzan; Bolgani; Histah; Sheeta

Indexer Notes

Maze to get young Tarzan safely back to his cabin.

Joe Kubert-- Lord of the Drawing Board (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-749
Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Kubert
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Biography of Joe Kubert includes photograph of the artist.

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle (Table of Contents: 11)

Table-Top-Diorama / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman ?
Inks
Sam Glanzman ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tarzan; Tantor

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Possible Glanzman art per Nick Caputo.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tarzan of the Apes
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Table of Contents
    Tarzan
  3. 2. Tarzan of the Apes
    Tarzan
  4. 3. [Pinup]
    Tarzan
  5. 4. Chapter II
    Tarzan
  6. 5. ["Follow the further exciting adventures..."]
    Tarzan
  7. 6. [Crossword]
    Tarzan Puzzles
  8. 7. [Word Search]
    Tarzan Puzzles
  9. 8. Learn to Draw Tarzan
    Tarzan
  10. 9. [Maze]
    Tarzan Puzzles
  11. 10. Joe Kubert-- Lord of the Drawing Board
  12. 11. Tarzan Lord of the Jungle
    Table-Top-Diorama
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Allen Ross
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  • Jim Stangas
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