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Issue Details

Issue #87
Published March 1947
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 52
Editing J.F. Byrne (Managing Editor); John C. Mitchell (Editor)

Cover Details - "Horror Krall of the Legless One"

Genre jungle
Pencils Joe Doolin
Inks Joe Doolin?

10 page KaƤnga story Horror Kraal of the Legless One ["Death is always ugly, but now it dons..."]

Characters Zahinda the Legless (introduction, villain, death)
Genre jungle
Script ? [as Frank Riddell]
Pencils John Celardo (signed)
Inks John Celardo (signed)
Notes The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

6 page Simba, King of Beasts story ["Tenga the outlaw! He who would rule the..."]

Characters Tenga [a black panther](introduction, villain)
Genre jungle
Script ? [as Ed Hunt]
Pencils August Froehlich (signed)
Inks August Froehlich (signed)

7 page Captain Terry Thunder story ["Again N'toga war drums boomed a throaty vengeance..."]

Characters Tinga (introduction); the N'Togo tribe (introduction); Brannigan (introduction, villain)
Genre adventure
Script ? [as Pierre La Rue]
Pencils Charles Sultan
Inks Charles Sultan

2 page Jungle Facts filler ["India - land of mystery - but more mysterious yet..."]

Genre jungle; fact
Pencils Mike Peppe (signed)
Inks Mike Peppe (signed)

6 page Wambi, The Jungle Boy story ["Covet not thy brother's lot, else death be..."]

Characters Guardian of the Cliff Idol (introduction, death); the Sangas (introduction)
Genre jungle
Script ? [as Roy L. Smith]
Pencils Jack Kamen?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks Jack Kamen?; ? (Iger Shop)

2 page text story "Altar of Avarice"

Genre jungle
Script ? [as Frank Riddell]
Letters typeset

6 page Tabu story ["Strange was the plea to the Momba juju..."]

Characters Slade (introduction, villain); Flo (introduction, villain); N'Mola (introduction)
Genre jungle
Script ? [as Mack]
Pencils Howard Larsen
Inks Howard Larsen

Half page African Wild Life filler "Oddities of the Dark Continent"

Genre fact
Pencils Mike Peppe (signed)
Inks Mike Peppe (signed)

8 page Camilla story ["From the eerie mists of a land shrouded..."]

Characters Demo (introduction, villain, death)
Genre jungle
Script ? [as Victor Ibsen]
Pencils Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks Fran Hopper (signed)