(February 1970)

Western, 1966 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Richard W. Eiger
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S. (#1-15) and Standard Modern Age U.S. (#16-on)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

GOLD KEY cover code: 10189-002


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Down With Roadrunners
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Wile E. Coyote (villain); Beep Beep the Road Runner

Indexer Notes

[Wile, carrying a protest sign, about to fall into a manhole that Beep Beep has uncovered]

Watch the Birdies (Table of Contents: 1)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I can't find them anywhere
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Beep Beep the Road Runner's three sons; Wile E. Coyote (villain)
Synopsis:
The roadrunners are contributing to a new book called "Who's Who in the Desert," which puts them in conflict with Wile E.'s desire for privacy.

How to Compute a Pursuit (Table of Contents: 2)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Gosh! What are those awful sounds? Wile E. must be sick!
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Beep Beep the Road Runner's three sons; Wile E. Coyote (villain)
Synopsis:
Wile E. has obtained a computer to help him catch the roadrunners.
Reprints:

The Gym-Dandy Idea (Table of Contents: 3)

Bugs Bunny / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Bugs Bunny was hurrying down the street one day when suddenly he skidded to a stop in front of Elmer Fudd;s house.
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
Elmer has opened a gym in his house but is getting no business, so Bugs decides to help him out.
Reprints:

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

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

Doodles (Table of Contents: 5)

Reader's Page / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Drawings sent in by readers.
The first doodle is the Letter B from Susan Slama.

Inventions (Table of Contents: 6)

Reader's Page / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Drawings of inventions sent in by readers.
The first invention is the Electronic Secretary from Chris Barker.

Vine Villain (Table of Contents: 7)

Cool Cat / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Any second now I should come upon Cool Cat and then...pow!
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters:
Cool Cat; the Hunter
Synopsis:
After Cool Cat uses vines to elude him, the Hunter tries to use them against him.
Reprints:

Flowered Power (Table of Contents: 8)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Aha! Those approaching radar blips are road runners!
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote (villain); Beep Beep the Road Runner's three sons
Synopsis:
The young road runners' teacher sends them looking for a water lily, while coincidentally Wile E. is trying to sell paper water lilies.

[Very Fancy Figure Skating] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A figure skating duel between two boys progresses from figure 8s to ever more complicated patterns.

Indexer Notes

No dialogue

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation...September 30, 1969...Beep Beep the Road Runner (Table of Contents: 10)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Reported circulation: 401,543 (average), 425,511 (nearest issue)

Richard W. Eiger; Chase Craig
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Down With Roadrunners"]
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  2. 1. Watch the Birdies
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  3. 2. How to Compute a Pursuit
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  4. 3. The Gym-Dandy Idea
    Bugs Bunny
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  6. 5. Doodles
    Reader's Page
  7. 6. Inventions
    Reader's Page
  8. 7. Vine Villain
    Cool Cat
  9. 8. Flowered Power
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  10. 9. [Very Fancy Figure Skating]
    Mini-Comics
  11. 10. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation...September 30, 1969...Beep Beep the Road Runner
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Joey Beretta
  • Darrel McCann
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Roger A. Budnick
  • Craig Delich
  • Max Capp
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Darrel McCann