TV21 #64
(12th December 1970)

City Magazines, 1970 Series
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Volume
?
Price
8d [0-0-8 GBP]
Pages
24
Indicia Frequency
Every Wednesday
On-sale Date
1970-12-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
City Magazines Ltd.
Brand
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harold Johns
Inks
Harold Johns
Colors
Harold Johns
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bang goes their tele-video!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Captain James T. Kirk; Mr. Spock
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The first page of the story which continues on pages 6 and 7.

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

Forward From the Back Streets / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're too late, Hudson... because no-one's going to stop me now!
Genre
drama; sport
Characters
Val Hudson; Sir Ritchie Prendercast (Kingsdown United chairman); Jim Bartlett; Frank Dexter; police detective

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Ghost Rider [western] / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich; Roy Thomas; Dick Ayers
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
John Verpoorten

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Carter Slade was badly injured after attempting to stop a bunch of renegades attacking a farm.
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ghost Rider [Carter Slade]; Jamie Jacobs; Flaming Star (medicine man); Banshee (Ghost Rider's horse)
Synopsis
Origin of Ghost Rider [Carter Slade], costumed cowboy hero who uses gimmicks to seem supernatural.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No title here but is two pages from The Origin of the Ghost Rider.

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

Star Trek / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harold Johns
Inks
Harold Johns
Colors
Harold Johns
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our men should be going aboard Enterprise by now, General.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Captain James T. Kirk; Mr. Spock; Montgomery Scott
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from the cover.

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

Micky's Moonbugs / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Graham Allen
Inks
Graham Allen
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoopee! At this rate we'll take off for the moon!
Genre
humour; children; science fiction
Characters
Micky; Moonbugs; mum; dad
Synopsis
The king moonbug, fed up with their practical jokes, has deported Moony moonbug and his gang to earth where they meet Micky.

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

Airfix in Action / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Blue Angels / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jean-Michel Charlier
Pencils
Victor Hubinon
Inks
Victor Hubinon
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a pack of lies, and we won't pull out!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Steve Johnson; Danny Williams; Commander Bradshaw; Cobb (villain); Agent 36 (female villain)

Indexer Notes

Series reprinted from Belgium comic Spirou #1607-1627.

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

Spider-Man / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
John Romita; Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema; Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Kangaroo leapt out in front of the startled policemen...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Aunt May Parker; The Kangaroo (introduction, origin)
Synopsis
Aunt May decides Peter is sick and puts him to bed. The Kangaroo escapes Feds who seek to deport him, then steals what he thinks is money but is actually a vial of deadly bacteria. Peter sneaks out to catch the Kangaroo and get the vial back. He succeeds, but Aunt May collapses when she finds the web dummy Peter left in his bed. Now Peter feels more guilt than ever.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three page instalment from The Coming of the Kangaroo!

First two pages are re-coloured, third page is black and white.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Mission Control / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; maths & science

Indexer Notes

Page of news and three photos related to space exploration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Silver Surfer / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Norrin Radd - alias the Silver Surfer - had been exiled from his native Zenn-La and was living on Earth.
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Shalla-Bal
Synopsis
The Surfer remembers his origins and why he is now trapped on Earth.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three page reformatted instalment from the original 38 page story.

Man Trap (Table of Contents: 10)

Ringo Kid / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Severin
Inks
John Severin
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Ringo Kid paused, every nerve in his body alert and tensed!
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ringo Kid; Clune (villain); Duke Geiger (villain); Spence Peyton (U.S. Marshal); Cory Rand (Ringo's dad)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three page reformatted instalment from the original six page story. No splash page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Laugh-In / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

Jokes and gag cartoons plus a three panel strip called Toy Boy about a boy who lives in his dad's toy shop.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Stunning Stingray (Table of Contents: 13)

Corgi Model Club News / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Corvette Stingray is one of the most powerful sports cars in the world.

Indexer Notes

Weekly article from Corgi die-cast toys makers with photos.

Half page vertical this week (left side of page). Usually half page horizontal bottom of page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Corgi Rockets / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Bang goes their tele-video!"]
    Star Trek
  2. 1. ["You're too late, Hudson... because no-one's going to stop me now!"]
    Forward From the Back Streets
  3. 2. ["Carter Slade was badly injured after attempting to stop a bunch of renegades attacking a farm."]
    Ghost Rider [western]
  4. 3. ["Our men should be going aboard Enterprise by now, General."]
    Star Trek
  5. 4. ["Whoopee! At this rate we'll take off for the moon!"]
    Micky's Moonbugs
  6. 5. ["Airfix models bring home, with vivid realism, the great achievements of the century,"]
    Airfix in Action
  7. 6. ["It's a pack of lies, and we won't pull out!"]
    The Blue Angels
  8. 7. ["The Kangaroo leapt out in front of the startled policemen..."]
    Spider-Man
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Mission Control
  10. 9. ["Norrin Radd - alias the Silver Surfer - had been exiled from his native Zenn-La and was living on Earth."]
    Silver Surfer
  11. 10. Man Trap
    Ringo Kid
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Laugh-In
  13. 12. ["Annual hat-trick!"]
  14. 13. Stunning Stingray
    Corgi Model Club News
  15. 14. ["Get set for Christmas with the Automatic Skypark"]
    Corgi Rockets
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