Western, 1964 Series
 

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This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Not all issues in this series have key dates, so not all can be sorted into a timeline. The following issues can be sorted:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Barcode
1964-08-00 November 1964 1 K. K. Publications, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.12 USD    
1964-09-00                  
1964-10-00                  
1964-11-00                  
1964-12-00                  
1965-01-00                  
1965-02-00                  
1965-03-00                  
1965-04-00                  
1965-05-00                  
1965-06-00                  
1965-07-00                  
1965-08-00                  
1965-09-00                  
1965-10-00                  
1965-11-00 November 1965 2 K. K. Publications, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.12 USD    
1965-12-00                  
1966-01-00                  
1966-02-00                  
1966-03-00                  
1966-04-00                  
1966-05-00                  
1966-06-00                  
1966-07-00                  
1966-08-10 August 1966 3 K. K. Publications, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.12 USD Quarterly  
1966-09-00                  
1966-10-00                  
1966-11-00 November 1966 4 K. K. Publications, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.12 USD Quarterly  
1966-12-00                  
1967-01-00                  
1967-02-10 February 1967 5 K. K. Publications, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.12 USD Quarterly  
1967-03-00                  
1967-04-00                  
1967-05-10 May 1967 6 K. K. Publications, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.12 USD Quarterly  
1967-06-00                  
1967-07-00                  
1967-08-00 August 1967 7 K. K. Publications, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.12 USD Quarterly  
1967-09-00                  
1967-10-00                  
1967-11-00                  
1967-12-00                  
1968-01-00                  
1968-02-00                  
1968-03-00                  
1968-04-00                  
1968-05-00                  
1968-06-00                  
1968-07-00                  
1968-08-00                  
1968-09-00                  
1968-10-00                  
1968-11-00                  
1968-12-00                  
1969-01-00                  
1969-02-00                  
1969-03-00                  
1969-04-00                  
1969-05-00                  
1969-06-00                  
1969-07-00                  
1969-08-00                  
1969-09-00                  
1969-10-00 October 1969 8 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD    
1969-11-00                  
1969-12-00                  
1970-01-00                  
1970-02-00                  
1970-03-00                  
1970-04-00 April 1970 9 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD    
1970-05-00                  
1970-06-00                  
1970-07-00                  
1970-08-00                  
1970-09-00                  
1970-10-00                  
1970-11-00 November 1970 10 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD    
1970-12-00                  
1971-01-00                  
1971-02-00                  
1971-03-00                  
1971-04-00                  
1971-05-00                  
1971-06-00 June 1971 11 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD    
1971-07-00                  
1971-08-00                  
1971-09-10 September 1971 12 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD    
1971-10-00                  
1971-11-00                  
1971-12-00                  
1972-01-00                  
1972-02-00                  
1972-03-00                  
1972-04-00                  
1972-05-00                  
1972-06-00                  
1972-07-00 July 1972 13 [Gold Key Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD Quarterly  
1972-07-00 [July 1972] 13 [Whitman Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.15 USD    
1972-08-00                  
1972-09-00 September 1972 14 [Gold Key Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD quarterly  
1972-09-00 [September 1972] 14 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.15 USD    
1972-10-00                  
1972-11-00                  
1972-12-00                  
1973-01-00 January 1973 15 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 52 0.15 USD quarterly  
1973-02-00                  
1973-03-00                  
1973-04-00 April 1973 16 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD quarterly  
1973-05-00                  
1973-06-00                  
1973-07-00 July 1973 17 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD Quarterly  
1973-08-00                  
1973-09-00                  
1973-10-00 October 1973 18 [Gold Key Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD quarterly  
1973-10-00 [October 1973] 1973 18 [Whitman Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD    
1973-11-00                  
1973-12-00                  
1974-01-00 January 1974 19 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 52 0.20 USD quarterly  
1974-02-00                  
1974-03-00                  
1974-04-00 April 1974 20 [Gold Key Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD Quarterly  
1974-04-00 [April 1974] 20 [Whitman edition] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD    
1974-05-00                  
1974-06-00                  
1974-07-00 July 1974 21 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD quarterly  
1974-08-00                  
1974-09-00                  
1974-10-00 October 1974 22 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD quarterly  
1974-11-00                  
1974-12-00                  
1975-01-00 January 1975 23 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 52 0.25 USD quarterly  
1975-02-00                  
1975-03-00                  
1975-04-00 April 1975 24 [Gold Key Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD quarterly  
1975-04-00 [April 1975] 24 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1975-05-00                  
1975-06-00                  
1975-07-00 July 1975 25 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD quarterly  
1975-08-00                  
1975-09-00                  
1975-10-00 October 1975 26 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD quarterly  
1975-10-00 [October 1975] 26 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1975-11-00                  
1975-12-00                  
1976-01-00 January 1976 27 [Gold Key Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD quarterly  
1976-01-00 January 1976 27 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD quarterly  
1976-02-00                  
1976-03-00 March 1976 28 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD six times a year in January, March, May, August, September, and November  
1976-04-00                  
1976-05-00 May 1976 29 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD Six times a year in January, March, May, August, September, and November  
1976-06-00                  
1976-07-00                  
1976-08-00 August 1976 30 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD six times a year in January, March, May, August, September, and November  
1976-09-00 September 1976 31 [Gold Key Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD six times a year in January, March, May, August, September, and November  
1976-09-00 September 1976 31 [Whitman Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD six times a year in January, March, May, August, September, and November  
1976-10-00                  
1976-11-00 November 1976 32 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD Six times a year in January, March, May, August, September, and November  
1976-12-00                  
1977-01-00 January 1977 33 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD Six times a year in January, March, May, August, September, and November  
1977-02-00                  
1977-03-00                  
1977-04-00 April 1977 34 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November  
1977-05-00                  
1977-06-00 June 1977 35 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012906
1977-06-00 June 1977 35 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD Monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012906
1977-07-00                  
1977-08-00 August 1977 36 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012908
1977-09-00 September 1977 37 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012909
1977-10-00 October 1977 38 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012910
1977-11-00                  
1977-12-00 December 1977 39 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012912
1978-01-00                  
1978-02-00 February 1978 40 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012902
1978-03-00                  
1978-04-00 April 1978 41 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012904
1978-05-00                  
1978-06-00 June 1978 42 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012906
1978-07-00                  
1978-08-00 August 1978 43 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012908
1978-09-00 September 1978 44 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012909
1978-10-00 October 1978 45 [Gold Key variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012910
1978-10-00 October 1978 45 [Whitman Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012910
1978-11-00                  
1978-12-00 December 1978 46 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012912
1979-01-00                  
1979-02-00 February 1979 47 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD monthly except January, March, May, July, and November 0335009012902

These issues have no key date and cannot be placed in a timeline:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Barcode
15 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 52 ? 0.15 USD ?  
16 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.15 USD ?  
19 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 52 0.20 USD ?  
21 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD quarterly  
22 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD quarterly  
23 [Whitman] ? Gold Key 52 0.25 USD ?  
28 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD ?  
29 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD ?  
30 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD ?  
32 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ?  
34 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ?  
36 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ? 0335009012908
37 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ? 0335009012909
38 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ? 0335009012910
39 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD ? 0335009012912
41 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD ? 0335009012904
43 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD ? 0335009012908
44 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD ? 0335009012909
46 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD ? 0335009012912
47 [Whitman] ? Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD ? 0335009012902