Western, 1973 Series
 

Series Timeline

See series details by issue (displays one row per issue with no gaps, by the regular issue sort order)

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 Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
1973-04-00 April 1973 17 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except January, March, May, September, and November
1973-04-00 April 1973 17 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD ?
1973-05-00              
1973-06-00 June 1973 18 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except January, March, May, September, and November
1973-07-00 July 1973 19 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD Monthly except January, March, May, September and November
1973-07-00 July 1973 19 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD ?
1973-08-00 August 1973 20 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except January, March, May, September, and November
1973-08-00 [August 1973] 20 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD  
1973-09-00              
1973-10-00 October 1973 21 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except January, March, May, September, and November
1973-11-00              
1973-12-00 December 1973 22 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 52 0.20 USD Published monthly, except, January, March, May, September and November
1974-01-00              
1974-02-00 February 1974 23 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD ?
1974-03-00              
1974-04-00 April 1974 24 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD ?
1974-04-00 April 1974 24 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD  
1974-05-00              
1974-06-00 June 1974 25 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except January, March, May, September, and November
1974-07-00 July 1974 26 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD ?
1974-07-00 [July 1974] 26 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD  
1974-08-00 August 1974 27 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD ?
1974-08-00 [August 1974] 27 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD  
1974-09-00              
1974-10-00 October 1974 28 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD ?
1974-11-00              
1974-12-00 December 1974 29 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 52 0.25 USD monthly except January, March, May, September and November
1975-01-00              
1975-02-00 February 1975 30 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD ?

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

Key Date Pub. Date Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
25 [Whitman] ? ? 36 ?
28 [Whitman] ? ? ?
29 [Whitman] ? ? 52 ?