Tarzan #230
(April-May 1974)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume
27
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1974-01-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [block]
Editing
Joe Kubert (editor); Allan Asherman (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #103.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed); Michael Wm. Kaluta; Ed Smalle
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed); Phil Trumbo; Russ Heath; Ed Smalle
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Job Number
K-1193
Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan; Korak; Carson of Venus; Congo Bill
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Insets taken from interior stories.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
K-1196
Characters
Tarzan

[The Rescue of the Fawn] (Table of Contents: 2)

Tarzan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kubert
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Job Number
K-1196
Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan; Sabor; Numa; Bara's balu; Bara
Synopsis
Tarzan rescues a fawn from lions.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Dum-Dum / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Allan Asherman
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-1196

Leap Into Death (Table of Contents: 4)

Korak / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Russ Heath; Joe Kubert (layouts)
Inks
Russ Heath
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Job Number
K-1138
Genre
jungle
Characters
Korak; Sheeta; Tongani; Tongani's balu; Bird People; Meriem; Iagho
Synopsis
Korak catches up to Meriem in a city of bird people, only to lose her again.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Kubert layouts and Heath finished art per info supplied by Russ Maheras via the Comics History Exchange Facebook group. Story continues from Korak, Son of Tarzan (DC, 1974 series) #56.

How I Wrote the Tarzan Books (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-1196
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from Washington Post (newspaper) 1929.10.27

Indexer Notes

Includes numerous photos of ERB's face expressing different emotions.

Information on this sequence from Saltarella.

The Slave Traders (Table of Contents: 6)

Tarzan / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Russ Manning
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-1196
Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Tarzan; Paul D'Arnot
Reprints
  • from Tarzan Sunday (United Feature Syndicate) 1970.06.07 - 1970.11.08

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Tarzan: Citizen of the World (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Allan Asherman
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-1196

The Deadly Sting of Ana Conda! (Table of Contents: 9)

Simba / comic story / 19.17 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-1196
Genre
jungle
Characters
Simba; Tina; Doto; Ana Conda; Tiki; Chief Atachi
Synopsis
Tina sends a distress call to Simba but by the time he responds, the evil Ana Conda and his men have slaughtered the people of a peaceful village and Tina has lost her memory.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bomba renamed "Simba" in this reprint. The original page 6 omitted, the original page 8 slightly expanded, the original page 11 omitted, and the bottom half of the original page 14 omitted for this reprint.

Story in three parts of 6.67, 5, and 7.5 pages.

Mystery of the Stolen Bell (Table of Contents: 10)

Congo Bill / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-1196
Genre
detective-mystery; jungle; adventure
Reprints

Meet Detective Chimp! (Table of Contents: 11)

Detective Chimp / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-1196
Genre
detective-mystery; jungle; animal
Reprints

Into the Noobolian Valley (Table of Contents: 12)

Carson of Venus / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Wm. Kaluta
Pencils
Michael Wm. Kaluta (signed)
Inks
Phil Trumbo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
K-1138
Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Korak, Son of Tarzan (DC, 1974 series) #56. Last appearance. The next chapter, "The Black Castle," was never produced.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. [The Rescue of the Fawn]
    Tarzan
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Dum-Dum
  5. 4. Leap Into Death
    Korak
  6. 5. How I Wrote the Tarzan Books
  7. 6. The Slave Traders
    Tarzan
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Tarzan: Citizen of the World
  10. 9. The Deadly Sting of Ana Conda!
    Simba
  11. 10. Mystery of the Stolen Bell
    Congo Bill
  12. 11. Meet Detective Chimp!
    Detective Chimp
  13. 12. Into the Noobolian Valley
    Carson of Venus
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