(July 1975)

Western, 1972 Series
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Price
0.69 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
?
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Digest-size
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Cover code: 92501-507


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Twilight Zone / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (painted)
Inks
? (painted)
Colors
? (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Captain Clegg; Norton Mitchell
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On target for mystery
Characters
Dr. Spektor; Hephzibah Grimm; Barnabas Collins

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Captain Clegg's Treasure (Table of Contents: 3)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (A Spanish artist?)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To the men who go down to the sea in ships the cry of adventure is like music to their ears!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rod Serling; Norton Mitchell; Captain Clegg; Mr. Brand
Synopsis
Norton Mitchell ends up back in time where he's forced to serve on a pirate ship.
Reprints

The Bridegroom (Table of Contents: 4)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
George Evans
Inks
George Evans
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A handsome, charming man is Milo Dean, one of the most successful operators in his field...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rod Serling; Milo Dean; Agatha; Cyril Gordon; Eliza; Verna Barclay; Michael Dexter
Synopsis
Milo Dean charms women out of their life savings, while hiding out he meets a rich woman who keeps to herself in an old house.
Reprints

Strange Visit at Sea (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sal Trapani
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On the third of October of 1863, only two days out from Liverpool on the long voyage to New York, an intense storm closes around the steamer City of Limerick sealing the thoughts of all aboard to nothing but their own safety...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Tait; Mr. Wilmot; Mrs. Wilmot
Synopsis
Mr. Wilmot is visited on a ship by his wife who is a thousand miles away.
Reprints

The Hanging Tree (Table of Contents: 6)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Don Glut
Pencils
Bill Ziegler?
Inks
Bill Ziegler?
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Royer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Witch story am I going to tell this time? How about 'The Hanging Tree'...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hephzibah Grimm; Markus McGree; Agatha; Lady Susan
Synopsis
Markus McGree is cursed by a witch he has ordered hanged.

In the Cards (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Jenney
Inks
Bob Jenney
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For some, to live on the close side of death often becomes the only way to live!
Genre
biography
Characters
Malcolm Campbell; Harris; Donald Campbell
Synopsis
The history of world record speed champions Malcolm and Donald Campbell.
Reprints

The Phantom Balloon (Table of Contents: 8)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The days of the intrepid airmen are not gone yet!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rod Serling; Ernie Greco
Synopsis
Ernie Greco goes up in a balloon and has an encounter with a balloonist from 160 years ago.
Reprints

The Most Menacing Man Alive (Table of Contents: 9)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No... this is no nightmarish scene you are observing -- it really happened!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rod Serling; Henry Acres; Arthur Johnson
Synopsis
An accident in science class turns teacher Henry Acres into an electricity generator.
Reprints

Wake Me When It's Over (Table of Contents: 10)

A Macabre Tale / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Don Glut
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Spicer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ernie Barron always walked like he owned the world - confident that the law could never touch him.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ernie Barron; Como; Dr. Robert Mullin
Synopsis
Ernie Barron thinks he's found the perfect way to avoid being punished for his crimes.

Journeys Into Oblivion (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Andre LeBlanc
Inks
Andre LeBlanc
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Toward the close of 1947, a twin-engined aircraft with 32 persons aboard flies an uneventful course above the craggy peaks of the Tahoma Glacier...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Stories of a 1947 plane crash where no bodies were found, the cadet training ship Tundra vanishing in 1902 and the disappearance of 3000 Chinese soldiers in 1939 before the fall of Nanking.
Reprints

Manolete's Last Fight (Table of Contents: 12)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Robbins
Inks
Ed Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Robbins

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Juan Romero, age 14, like almost all Spanish boys dreams someday of becoming a great matador!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Rod Serling; Juan Romero; Mr. Romero; Clara; Miguel; Manolete; Don Carlos
Synopsis
Juan wants to be a bull fighter like his hero El Cordobes.
Reprints

A Spell in the Night (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Meet Meg Laclair, oldest inhabitant of Dozton!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Meg LaClair; Joe; Biff; Frankie
Synopsis
Old Meg seems to be a harmless old eccentric.
Reprints

The Time Machine (Table of Contents: 14)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Evans
Inks
George Evans
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Franklin Purkey is a putterer! His greatest joy is working on a do-it-yourself project!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Rod Serling; Franklin Purkey; Martha Purkey
Synopsis
Franklin Purkey fixes the TV and comes across a commercial for a time machine.
Reprints

The Revenge of Dr. Dread (Table of Contents: 15)

A Chiller Diller / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Don Glut
Pencils
Doug Wildey
Inks
Doug Wildey
Colors
?
Letters
Doug Wildey

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The long weeks of anxious work have finally come to an end for Lon Ruzel..... a writer and artist for comic books.
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Lon Ruzel; Jud Wortin; Vernon Honeywell; Dr. Dread
Synopsis
When the Dr. Dread comic book is cancelled Dr. Dread materializes in the real world for revenge.

The Singing Sword (Table of Contents: 16)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A bizarre, almost unbelievable scene from the Middle Ages, isn't it?
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rod Serling; Guy Trevor; Mr. Andre; Paul Zeiss; Anthony; Maid Elaine
Synopsis
Guy comes into possession of a singing sword that takes him back in time to fight injustice.
Reprints

Mirage (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Oscar Novelle
Inks
Oscar Novelle
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lost in the desert, without food, the last of his water gone, young Jorge Vasquez knows he is nearing the end of the trail!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Jorge Vasquez; Sharon O'Hara
Synopsis
Without food or water, Jorge comes upon a woman in a ghost town.
Reprints

The Man-Beast of Paris (Table of Contents: 18)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Luis Dominguez
Inks
Luis Dominguez
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They are taxiing the troops right to the front!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rod Serling; Jean Paul Chandelle; Dr. Martin Boulanger; LeMarche
Synopsis
In World War I, a man-beast kills women in Paris while soldiers fight the German invasion.
Reprints

Lost in the Twilight Zone (Table of Contents: 19)

The Twilight Zone / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man's most ancient legends tell of 'lost cities,' of lands that vanished without trace.
Genre
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Various cities that have vanished, or been destroyed, throughout history.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On target for action
Characters
Turok; Andar; Tono Kono; Dagar; Dan-el; Natongo; Samson

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's magic!
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Donald Duck; Scrooge McDuck; Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck; Goofy; Pluto; Doc; Chip; Dale; Jiminy Cricket

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Twilight Zone
  2. 1. ["On target for mystery"]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Captain Clegg's Treasure
    The Twilight Zone
  5. 4. The Bridegroom
    The Twilight Zone
  6. 5. Strange Visit at Sea
  7. 6. The Hanging Tree
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  8. 7. In the Cards
  9. 8. The Phantom Balloon
    The Twilight Zone
  10. 9. The Most Menacing Man Alive
    The Twilight Zone
  11. 10. Wake Me When It's Over
    A Macabre Tale
  12. 11. Journeys Into Oblivion
  13. 12. Manolete's Last Fight
    The Twilight Zone
  14. 13. A Spell in the Night
  15. 14. The Time Machine
    The Twilight Zone
  16. 15. The Revenge of Dr. Dread
    A Chiller Diller
  17. 16. The Singing Sword
    The Twilight Zone
  18. 17. Mirage
  19. 18. The Man-Beast of Paris
    The Twilight Zone
  20. 19. Lost in the Twilight Zone
    The Twilight Zone
  21. 20. ["On target for action"]
  22. 21. ["It's magic!"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Darrel McCann
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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