(Summer 1951)

Fiction House, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Glen-Kel Pub. Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Jerry Iger (Art Director)(credited)

Issue Notes

Title is 'Kaänga, Jungle King' both on the cover and in the indicia

The Congo Kill-Cry (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Maurice Whitman
Inks
Maurice Whitman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Keywords
gorillas

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

Kaänga / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Some called him the white-ape of the Congo...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason; leopard cultists; Marmo (elephant); Zulu; Riker; Borungos (African tribe); Briggs; B'fonga
Synopsis
Borungu witch doctor, B'fonga, schemes with treasure hunters to steal the Bufungus' sacred idol. Kaänga exposes Borungu and restores the idol to the tribe.
Reprints
Keywords
gorillas; idols; leopards; saddle zebras; steamboats; white leopards

Indexer Notes

cover title (which might not refer to this story): The Congo Kill-Cry

Read Them All! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

...When the Earth was Young (Table of Contents: 3)

African Wild Life / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks
Fran Hopper (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; nature
Reprints

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

Kaänga / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For over a hundred years the powerful L'Dongu and the not so powerful Bathonga native tribes had been bitter enemies.
Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason; L'dongus (African tribe); Bathongas (African tribe); N'shanti; D'burra; Marmo (elephant)
Synopsis
During their annual war games, the L'dongu sub-chief frames the Bathongas with the crime of attempting to kill during the games. Kaänga exposes D'burra's plot and restores peace between the tribes.
Keywords
blowguns; elephants; saddle zebras; war games

Floating Safes (Table of Contents: 5)

Stamps / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sidney Elias
Letters
typeset

Jackal Justice (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Riddell
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle

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

Kaänga / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The B'Kuta tribe trained the great tuskers of the jungle.
Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason; B'kutas (African tribe); Pedro Sanchez; N'koto
Synopsis
Crooked trader Sanchez ambushes the B'kutas' gift for the commissioner of trained elephants. Kaänga defeats Sanchez's force and captures Sanchez for punishment by the commissioner.
Reprints
Keywords
crocodiles; landslides; lions; masks; river worship; saddle zebras; Wasumbi River
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Congo Kill-Cry
    Kaänga
  2. 1. ["Some called him the white-ape of the Congo..."]
    Kaänga
  3. 2. Read Them All!
  4. 3. ...When the Earth was Young
    African Wild Life
  5. 4. ["For over a hundred years the powerful L'Dongu and the not so powerful Bathonga native tribes had been bitter enemies."]
    Kaänga
  6. 5. Floating Safes
    Stamps
  7. 6. Jackal Justice
  8. 7. ["The B'Kuta tribe trained the great tuskers of the jungle."]
    Kaänga
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