(April 1969)

Western, 1968 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1969-01-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Dell/Western Eight-Digit Code
10220-904
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Del Connell

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1969 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Curse of the Cloud Wizard (Table of Contents)

Shazzan; Birdman; Moby Dick; Mighty Mightor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Shazzan; Chuck; Nancy; Prince Hari; Birdman; Moby Dick; The Mighty Mightor

Curse of the Cloud-Wizard (Table of Contents: 1)

Shazzan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Arens
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Prince Hari; Chuck; Nancy; Shazzan; Niarriz

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

The Yeast Beast (Table of Contents: 2)

Moby Dick / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Tom; Tubb; Moby Dick; Scooby (seal)

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Multiplying Menace (Table of Contents: 3)

The Mighty Mightor / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; science fiction; superhero
Characters
Might Mightor [Tor]; Sheera; Tog; Ork; Rok

Indexer Notes

Script and art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

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

Gold Key Comics Club News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Reader's Page Doodles (Table of Contents: 5)

Gold Key Club Comics / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Drawings from readers Dan Cunningham, Barbara Radzyminski, Janie Parent, Diane Bosnak, and Vicky Williams.

Jokes on You (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Gold Key Kid

Indexer Notes

Four-panel Gold Key Kid strip, and jokes sent in by readers Edward Tabela, Mark Sapousek, Peggy Amelon, Melissa Lunceford, Marsha Gredesky, Doug Rush, Leslie Higgins, Tracey Wheeler, Marsha Bush, Marc Zucker, Judith Banks, Lisa Gomez, Marion MacPatrick, Randy Anderson, Elizabeth Freel, Brett Westmoreland, Teddy Fuchs, Apoorva Kamani, Joe Makahnouk, Mark Yager, and Hank Lenzen.

Captives of Medusa (Table of Contents: 7)

Birdman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Birdman [Falcon 7]; Avenger (eagle); Medusa (villain)

Indexer Notes

Script and art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

The Diamond-Demon (Table of Contents: 8)

Herculoids / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Zandor; Tundro; Zok; Tara; Dorno; Igoo

Indexer Notes

Script and art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Prehistoria Primitive Weapons (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Maxon
Inks
Rex Maxon
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Curse of the Cloud Wizard
    Shazzan; Birdman; Moby Dick; Mighty Mightor
  2. 1. Curse of the Cloud-Wizard
    Shazzan
  3. 2. The Yeast Beast
    Moby Dick
  4. 3. Multiplying Menace
    The Mighty Mightor
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  6. 5. Reader's Page Doodles
    Gold Key Club Comics
  7. 6. Jokes on You
    Gold Key Club Comics
  8. 7. Captives of Medusa
    Birdman
  9. 8. The Diamond-Demon
    Herculoids
  10. 9. Prehistoria Primitive Weapons
    Gold Key Club Comics
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