(September 1973)

Western, 1972 Series
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Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 90277-309


The Serpent's Prey (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Dan-El; Tavane
Reprints

100 pc. Toy Soldier Set (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Lucky Products, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Serpent's Prey (Table of Contents: 2)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois ?
Pencils
Jesse Santos
Inks
Jesse Santos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Dan-El; Tavane; Colonel Mothibi; Natongo; Zulena; Hatima (mule); Alissa (mule); Kalulu; Zim
Synopsis
Dan-El and Tavane are captured by a tribe whose high priset intends to sacrifice them to an ancient serpent.
Reprints
Keywords
caves; giant pythons; giants; human sacrifice; rock slides; saddle antelopes; saddle mules; single combat; snake worship; tattoos

Indexer Notes

The first five pages are a new version of the "Brothers of the Spear" story in Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan of the Apes (Western, 1962 series) #154.

Get these dynamite embroidered cloth patches... (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Gandalf Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sell Grit (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Grit Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Order by Mail Specials (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Fun House / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Wow! 88 Mini-posters only 65 (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Gandalf Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Sea-Monkeys (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Nature House / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Famous Name Prizes or Cash (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Kids, Roach Designs are now available as Iron-On Transfers! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Gandalf Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Disneykin play charaters are here! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Gandalf Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

132 pc. Roman Soldiers Set (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Win a Wagonload of Wonderful Prizes or Lots of Cash (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Do You Need Extra Money? (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Cheerful House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Serpent's Prey
    Brothers of the Spear
  2. 1. 100 pc. Toy Soldier Set
    Lucky Products, Inc.
  3. 2. The Serpent's Prey
    Brothers of the Spear
  4. 3. Get these dynamite embroidered cloth patches...
    Gandalf Products
  5. 4. Sell Grit
    Grit Publishing Co.
  6. 5. Order by Mail Specials
    The Fun House
  7. 6. Wow! 88 Mini-posters only 65
    Gandalf Products
  8. 7. Sea-Monkeys
    Nature House
  9. 8. Famous Name Prizes or Cash
    Olympic Sales Club, Inc.
  10. 9. Kids, Roach Designs are now available as Iron-On Transfers!
    Gandalf Products
  11. 10. Disneykin play charaters are here!
    Gandalf Products
  12. 11. 132 pc. Roman Soldiers Set
    Roman War Soldiers
  13. 12. Win a Wagonload of Wonderful Prizes or Lots of Cash
    Junior Sales Club of America
  14. 13. Do You Need Extra Money?
    Cheerful House
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