Western, 1972 Series
 

Series Details

See series timeline (depends on key dates being set correctly)

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Barcode
1972-01-00 January 1972 1 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1972-03-00 March 1972 2 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1972-05-00 May 1972 1972 3 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1972-07-10 July 1972 1972 4 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1972-08-10 August 1972 1972 5 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1972-11-10 November 1972 1972 6 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1973-01-00 January 1973 7 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1973-03-00 March 1973 1973 8 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly  
1973-05-00 May 1973 9 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD bi-monthly  
1973-07-00 July 1973 1973 10 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1973-08-00 August 1973 11 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD Monthly except February, April, June, October and December  
11 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD ?  
1973-09-00 September 1973 12 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD Monthly except February, April, June, October and December  
1973-11-00 November 1973 1973 13 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1974-01-00 January 1974 14 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1974-03-00 March 1974 1974 15 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except February, April, July, October, and December  
15 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD ?  
1974-05-00 May 1974 1974 16 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.20 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
16 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.20 USD ?  
1974-07-00 July 1974 1974 17 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
17 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD ?  
1974-08-00 August 1974 18 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1974-08-00 [August 1974] 18 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1974-09-00 September 1974 19 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1974-09-00 [September 1974] ? 19 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1974-11-00 November 1974 20 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1974-11-00 November 1974 1974 20 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1975-01-00 January 1975 ? 21 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1975-01-00 [January 1975] 21 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1975-03-00 March 1975 ? 22 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1975-03-00 [March 1975] ? 22 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1975-05-00 May 1975 ? 23 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1975-07-00 July 1975 ? 24 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
? 24 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD ?  
1975-08-00 August 1975 25 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
1975-08-00 August 1975 ? 25 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1975-09-00 September 1975 26 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except February, April, June, October, and December  
26 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD ?  
1975-11-00 November 1975 27 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except January, February, April, June and October  
1975-12-00 December 1975 28 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and October  
1975-12-00 [December 1975] 28 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD    
1976-03-00 March 1976 ? 29 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
29 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD ?  
1976-05-00 May 1976 ? 30 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-07-00 July 1976 ? 31 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-08-00 August 1976 32 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.25 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-08-00 August 1976 ? 32 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.25 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-09-00 September 1976 ? 33 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-09-10 September 1976 ? 33 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-10-00 October 1976 34 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-10-00 October 1976 ? 34 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1976-11-00 November 1976 ? 35 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
? 35 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ?  
1977-03-00 March 1977 ? 36 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
1977-05-00 May 1977 ? 37 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December  
? 37 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ?  
1977-07-00 July 1977 38 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027207
1977-07-00 38 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD Monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027207
1977-08-00 August 1977 ? 39 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027208
1977-08-00 August 1977 39 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027208
1977-09-00 September 1977 ? 40 [Gold Key Logo] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027209
1977-09-00 September 1977 ? 40 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027209
1977-10-00 October 1977 ? 41 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027210
? 41 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.30 USD ? 0335009027210
1977-11-00 November 1977 42 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.30 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, and December 0335009027211
1978-03-00 March 1978 ? 43 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 52 0.50 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027203
1978-05-00 May 1978 44 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 52 0.50 USD monthly except January, February, April, June, August, and December 0335009027205
1978-07-00 July 1978 ? 45 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027207
1978-08-00 August 1978 46 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027209
1978-08-00 August 1978 46 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027209
1978-10-00 October 1978 ? 47 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November, 0335009027210
1978-10-00 October 1978 47 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD Six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027210
1978-11-00 November 1978 ? 48 [Gold Key] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027211
1978-11-00 November 1978 48 [Whitman] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.35 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027211
1979-03-00 March 1979 ? 49 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.35 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027203
1979-05-00 May 1979 ? 50 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.40 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027205
1979-07-00 July 1979 ? 51 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.40 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027207
1979-09-00 September 1979 ? 52 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.40 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027209
1979-10-00 October 1979 ? 53 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.40 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027210
1979-11-00 November 1979 ? 54 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Gold Key 36 0.40 USD six times a year in March, May, July, September, October, and November 0335009027211
1981-04-00 April 1981 55 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.50 USD    
1981-10-00 October 1981 56 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.50 USD    
1981-12-00 December 1981 57 Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.50 USD    
1982-02-00 February 1982 58 [Yellow Logo Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.60 USD    
1982-02-00 February 1982 58 [White Logo Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.60 USD    
1982-05-00 May 1982 59 [Yellow Logo Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.60 USD    
1982-05-00 May 1982 59 [White Logo Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.60 USD    
1982-06-00 June 1982 60 [Yellow Logo Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.60 USD    
1982-06-00 June 1982 60 [White Logo Variant] Western Publishing Company, Inc. Whitman W [with Face] 36 0.60 USD