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Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 1

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    Comic book version of Lee Falk's classic comic strip character, The Phantom. Painted front and back cover art by George Wilson. The Game, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Prince Ragon entices men into a deadly game by offering great rewards; When the Phantom interferes, Ragon has Diana kidnapped to force the Phantom to play; The Phantom fights his way through to Diana and captures Ragon to boot. Look closely on page 18 and see the Phantom's eyes, one of the few times they are actually shown. Origin and notes about the Phantom in one-page features on inside front and back covers. Number on cover 10014-211. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #2
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 2

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. Wild Animals of Africa - 1 The Crocodile fact page. The Rattle, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Generations of Phantoms have been bewildered by rattles that mysteriously appear on the Skull Throne once a year; Investigating the theft of the Llongo crown, the Phantom encounters tiny people who long ago made a treaty with his distant ancestor--they will stop stealing in exchange for his protection, so long as their existence is concealed. Great Jungle Legends article. Untitled story, art by Bill Lignante; Forced to bail out of a failing airplane, young Jack Forest is trapped in a tree and menaced by a tiger. The Test, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Two aliens randomly pick an earthling to fight as a test of their planned invasion. Wild Animals of Africa - 3 The Zebra fact page. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #3
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 3

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. Roads and Vehicles -5 Medieval Street fact page, art by Jack Sparling. The Diamond Cup, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; A lost and feverish hunter witnesses the Phantom's ceremony with a cup cut from solid diamond, then leads an expedition to find it again; Wells is betrayed by his financier and by his guide--who betrays the financier in turn. The Lion Hunt, art by Bill Lignante; King and Queen take Jack on his first lion hunt, but the amateur hunters they're guiding disobey instructions and have to be rescued from mauling. Modern Witchcraft text article. The Crybaby, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Repeatedly beaten by bullies, fatherless Cecil flees into the forest to be found by the Phantom, who takes him in to toughen him up by the rough-and-tumble of life with Bandar boys. Roads and Vehicles - 8 The King's Highway fact page, art by Jack Sparling. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #4
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 4

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. Physical Fitness - 4 Chest and Trunk Builder activity page. Oogooru, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Angry at losing power, witchmen campaign against the Phantom and against Dr. Axel's hospital; Unearthing the ancient idol Oogooru, they use tricks to attack or intimidate their enemies, then attack the hospital. Modern Voodoo article. All That Glitters, art by Bill Lignante; The three friends follow up on a treasure map for which King, "in a weak moment," paid $1000 in supplies; By diving in a jungle pool they find and finally retrieve a chest. The chest contains a taunting note from those who sold the map. The Goggle-Eye Pirates, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; By shipping as passengers and adopting head-to-toe disguises, a pirate crew finds excellent pickings aboard cruise ships; The Phantom works out their method and disguises himself in turn as one of the pirates. Physical Fitness - 5 Exercises to Strengthen Abdomen and Trunk fact page. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #5
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 5
    • Cover detached at top staple.

    Painted cover art. The Swamp Rats, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Otter leads his "swamp rats" on raids against nearby villages and caravans, always escaping by means of secret trails through the Great Swamp; When they capture two Jungle Patrol men as hostages, the Phantom infiltrates their camp, frees the patrolmen, and with their help captures the bandits. Rogue Elephant, art by Bill Lignante; The three friends narrowly escape death bringing down a rogue elephant in a bamboo stand; They discover that the animal had a bullet lodged in the nerve center of one tusk, causing it years of constant agony. The Phantom's Boyhood, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; The twentieth Phantom teaches his son Kit in the skills and the lore of his future career as the Phantom; Eventually the boy is sent to his mother's family for schooling in America, with Guran as companion. Fish - 22 Bonefish fact page. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #6
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 6

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. 15 The Watusi fact page. The Lady from Nowhere, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; The Phantom rescues an amnesiac woman parachuted into the jungle; When he tracks down the pilot her memory returns--she is Lydia Land, the world's richest girl; The Phantom discovers that her guardian is in the clutches of a crooked gambler who is trying to kill her so as to get his hands on the fortune. Fair Effort, art by Bill Lignante; Queen and Jack are attacked by three rouge rhinos simultaneously; They bring them all down, but King assumes they've had a lazy day in camp. The Phantom's Boyhood II- Diana, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Kit runs away and even fights Guran when his relatives greet him with shock for his jungle ways; But Diana Palmer, and his aunt, convince him that he is in fact welcome. Wild Animals of South America facts about the boa constrictor. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #7
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 7

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. "Wild Animals of South America, Number 6: Armadillos" Keys of Knowledge, art by Ray Bailey. "The Super Apes," script by Lee Falk and Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Three crooks disguise themselves as Super Apes and kidnap the Llongo king in order to loot the jungle dwellers; When they capture Patrolman Smythe, the Phantom rescues him, then falls captive himself; The crooks tie the Phantom to the pole of a burning hut but he escapes, confirming local legends that the Ghost Who Walks cannot die. "Trapped," art by Bill Lignante; On a hunting trip of their own, Queen and Jack are injured, then trapped by a pride of lions; King arrives to save them just as they run out of ammunition. "The Phantom's Boyhood, Part III: School," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Kit excels at school and sports while maintaining a dignified reserve, which provokes constant bullying. "Seagoing Vessels, Number 12: 17th Century Man-of-War" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Jack Sparling. Painted back cover art by George Wilson. # on cover 10014-405 May. #7 5/64. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #8
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 8

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. "Wild Animals of North America, Number 4: Raccoons" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Joe Certa. "The Belt," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; The current Phantom's father was betrayed and murdered by an informant while acting against the Singh pirates; The current Phantom learns that the pirates have turned mostly to smuggling, gambling, and extortion under the leadership of Rama, who claims to have killed the Phantom, and who displays his belt and pistols as proof. "Ivory, Ivory, Everywhere," art by Bill Lignante; The four friends participate in controlled hunting, but Jack is knocked out and dreams of fabulous riches from the ivory in the elephant graveyard; King and Queen explain that unwell elephants usually expire when unable to arise from rivers, which is why their massive carcasses...and their tusks...are rarely found. "Prehistoric Animals, Number 4: The Dinosaurs" Keys of Knowledge page, art by John Celardo. Painted back cover art by George Wilson. # on cover 10014-408 August. #8 8/64. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #9
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 9

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. "Domestic Animals, Number 15: Domestic Goats" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Ray Bailey. "The Sixth Man," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; The Phantom allows himself to be shanghaied so as to take part in Queen Sansamor's game; Six men fight to the death to win their way to a tent and fight the Queen's champion, the winner to receive a fortune in jewels; The Phantom wins through to find a death trap and an executioner, rather than a fair fight. "A Breathtaking Experience," art by Bill Lignante; A leopard jumps King, plunging both into a jungle pool. King gambles that he can hold his breath longer, and wins. One-page Phantom origin story, script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; The survivor of a pirate raid founds a line of Phantoms who war on pirates. "Fish, Number 52: Grunts" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Jack Sparling. # on cover 10014-411 November. #9 11/64. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #10
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 10

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. "The Sleeping Giant," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Joe Gagnon finds diamonds at the floor of a huge statue of Tuamotu, giant god of the Itongo; Driven away, he finds startlingly-tall circus performer Idaho, whom he disguises as Tuamotu so as to gain access to the diamonds and lead raids on the neighbors, until the Phantom fights Idaho and easily vanquishes him. "The Cave of Kings, Part I," art by Bill Lignante; The three friends investigate a jungle legend of a fierce monster lurking in a cave, only to be taken by surprise themselves in a cliffhanger ending to Part I. "The Patrol," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Brown hides in the restricted room where the Jungle Patrol's commander (the Phantom) leaves his written orders, hoping for a glimpse of the unknown commander. "Weapons and Warfare, Number 1: Ancient Weapons" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Joe Certa. # on cover 10014-502 February. #10 2/65. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #11
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 11

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. "Bridges and Man, Number 3: Early Cantilever Bridges" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Joe Certa. "Blind Man's Bluff," art by Bill Lignante; When the Phantom confronts escaped convicts rendezvousing with pirates, he is blinded by a signal flare; Pirates track him as he struggles homeward guided by Devil and Hero, but at last he falls into quicksand; He has almost given up when the Bandar arrive to rescue him, led by Hero. "The Cave of Kings, Part II," art by Bill Lignante; The three friends find bullets useless against the monster, and attack it with dynamite; The blast blows them into an underground river from which they only narrowly escape. Statement of ownership--average print run 365,194; average paid circulation 235,500. Number on cover 10014-504 April. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #12
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 12

    Painted cover art. "Architecture, Number 3: The Babylonians" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Joe Certa. "The Beast of Bengali," script by Bill Harris, art by Sparky Moore and Bill Lignante; The giant "baron" uses trained animals and ventriloquism to feign magic and exploit the people of the jungle; The Phantom uses special effects to match the Baron's "magic," then defeats him in hand-to-hand combat. Cheerios ad featuring Rocky and Bullwinkle. "Safaris into the Unknown," art by Bill Lignante; Track Hunter and his father are shipping animals when a gorilla escapes and runs amok, killing the father; Oloo intervenes with a gem that enables him to control the white apes. "Wild Animals of Asia, Number 6: The Moon Bear" Keys of Knowledge page, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Joe Certa. # on cover 10014-506 June. #12 6/65. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #13
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 13

    Painted cover art. "The Phantom Chronicles," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Rachamond tries to re-create crimes originally committed by his ancestor, including the theft of the crown of Tibet from a Himalayan lamasery; As the 13th Phantom fought Rachamond's ancestor, so the "current," 16th Phantom pursues Rachamond, who is killed in their struggle when he falls on his own knife. Cheerios ad featuring Rocky and Bullwinkle. "The Legend of the Diamond Crocodile," art by Bill Lignante; Track Hunter and Oloo investigate reports of a diamond-studded crocodile; Tracking the beast to its lair, they discover that it rolls in diamonds. Advertisement for Phantom Revell model kit on inside front cover. # on cover 10014-508 August. #13 8/65. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #14
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 14
    • Tape on inside front cover.

    Painted cover art. "The Historian," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Heg manipulates Smith and Jade in order to deliver false messages ordering the Jungle Patrol to stand down; The Phantom captures Heg and his boss and sets things right, never revealing that he is the unknown commander. Cheerios ad featuring Rocky and Bullwinkle. "Safari Into the Unknown"; Track Hunter and Oloo investigate a legend of pigmy lions and elephants, but discover that the stories arise from eating hallucinogenic mushrooms. "Grandpa," art by Bill Lignante; Appalled that his granddaughter loves a mysterious masked cave-dweller, Grandpa ushers a parade of eligible bachelors through her life--which shocks the Phantom when he arrives unannounced for a visit; When Bob and Diana are attacked by grizzly bears while hunting, Bob valiantly defends her, but it's the Phantom who kills one bear and drives off another. Advertisement for Phantom Revell model kit on inside front cover. Number on cover 10014-510. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #15
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 15

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. "The River Pirates," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Pirates burn and loot all along a river that is under Phantom protection; With the help of a native guide the Phantom first terrorizes and then captures the pirates; He and the guide march them along the route of their depredations, forcing them to rebuild, then turn them over to the Jungle Patrol. Cheerios ad featuring Rocky and Bullwinkle. "The Secrets of the Pearl Pool," art by Al Micale; Strange greenish pearls drive Track Hunter mad. Oloo saves him by dynamiting the pearl bed. Jungle Oddities fact page, art by Frank Thorne. "The Tournament," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; An escaped con steals a uniform from the Phantom, then blunders into an annual tournament without understanding the local language. When a Wambezi wrestler beats "the Phantom," the wrestler becomes ruler of the jungle for a year, appalling all the elders. Daniel Boone Log Cabin ad. "Prehistoric Americans, Number 11: The Mesa Dwellers" Keys of Knowledge page, art by Joe Certa. Painted front cover. # on cover 10014-512 December. #15 12/65. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #16
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 16

    Painted cover art by George Wilson. "The Skull Cave," art by Joe Certa; one-page description of Skull Cave. "The Chain," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Disgusted at repeatedly needing to negotiate peace between warring groups, the Phantom gives up; Elderly Wuru tells the story of how the Phantom's mother-to-be Maude was kidnapped by an arrogant prince, who then captured the Phantom's father-to-be and set him to continuously working a pump to water the pigs; That Phantom allowed his chain to scrape over stone until he could break free, capture the prince, and free Maude. "The Champ," art by Bill Lignante; One-pager about the young Phantom growing up in the U.S. "The Milk Drinker" one-page story, art by Bill Lignante; Walking the town as an ordinary man, the Phantom orders milk in a bar. "The Ghost Hunter," art by Al Micale; Track Hunter and Oloo stalk a mysterious glowing hunter who once a year slaughters animals and then raises them from the dead; He turns out to be a game warden using tranquilizer darts. "The Crescent Cult," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; The Phantom saves the newly-crowned queen, and suppresses an ancient cult of assassins. "The Diggers" one-page story, art by Bill Lignante; The Phantom orders that an archeological party be surreptitiously protected; They are astonished to find a 300 year-old portrait apparently of the Phantom—the Ghost Who Walks, who cannot die. Painted front cover. # on cover 10014-604 April. #16 4/66. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #17
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 17
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. .5" Spine split

    Last Gold Key issue. Painted cover art by George Wilson. "Diana" one-page story, art by Bill Lignante; Meeting as young people in America, Diana and the Phantom become sweethearts for life. "Samaris" (Part 1), script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; In a frame story, grandfather tells the tale of Queen Samaris 12th, who won eternal youth from a witch and then reneged on the promised payment, killing her instead; After 300 years she meets the Phantom, who treats her with disdain; Capturing him by trickery, Samaris demands marriage. "The Waterfall" one-page story, art by Bill Lignante; The Phantom and the Bandar live in the Deep Woods, the entrance to which is concealed by a waterfall and guarded by warriors. Cheerios ad featuring Rocky and Bullwinkle. "The Chimp Who Hunted Human Game," art by Bill Lignante; Track Hunter and Oloo investigate a chimpanzee in hunter's garb—a chimp who attacks villagers with a rifle. "Samaris" (Part 2), script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante. "A Day with the Bambuti Pygmies" Jungle Oddities page, art by Frank Thorne. "The Bandar" one-page story, art by Bill Lignante; The Bandar live with the Phantom; They know and guard all his secrets. Painted front cover. # on cover 10014-607 July. #17 8/66. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #18
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 18

    King publishing starts. Cover art by Bill Lignante. "The Treasure of the Skull Cave," script by Dick Wood, art by Bill Lignante; A group of swindlers, con-men, and revolutionaries team up to loot the treasure of the Phantom's Skull Cave, killing him and the Bandar with poison gas; One crook gains entry to the cave by deceit, only to be appalled when the Phantom shows off priceless historical treasures—worthless antiques to him; When the Phantom and the Bandar round up the gang, the enraged other crooks readily recognize the value of these artifacts, and of the Phantom's "minor" treasure rooms, heaped with gold and jewels. "Flash Gordon and the Space Pirates" (Part 1), art by Wally Wood; While testing a fantastic fuel cell Flash Gordon is forced down and menaced by space pirates; The pirate leader's niece helps him escape, but reveals that her uncle has a powerful organization with which he planes to take over the universe. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #19
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 19

    "The Astronaut and the Pirates" (art by Bill Lignante) and "The Masked Emissary." Flash Gordon back-up with art by Gil Kane (4 pages). Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #20
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 20

    Cover art by Bill Lignante. "The Adventures of the Girl Phantom," script by Dick Wood; In a story frame, The Phantom tells Diana of how one of his ancestors became ill; Fearing that the Phantom's absence would threaten jungle peace, his twin sister Julie took his place very successfully, but at last crooks discovered that she was "only" a girl; They tracked her to the Deep Woods and made away with some of the Phantom treasure. "Flash Gordon and the Space Pirates" (Part 3), art by Gil Kane; Forced down by a meteor strike on their space ship, Flash and Patch encounter hypnotic globes and a huge predator, which they fend off with a ray gun before blasting off again. "The Invisible Demon," script by Bill Harris; Several jungle folk, finally including the Phantom, are terrifyingly whisked into the sky by an unseen captor; Dr. Krazz is working with the Mytors, an underground race who want human samples for study in preparation for conquering the earth; The Phantom frees Mabawa and K'Wago, sending Krazz in their stead, and escapes, dynamiting Krazz's lair so as to end the Mytor threat. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #21
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 21

    "The Treasure of Bengali Bay" and "The Terror Tiger." Art on both by Bill Lignante. Back-up story, "Midnight With Mandrake." Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #22
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 22
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1396854017

    "The Secret of Magic Mountain." Art by Bill Lignante. Mandrake the Magician back-up story, "Arsonist and Old Rags." One-page text history of the Phantom. Statement of ownership--average print run 386,252; average paid circulation 221,141. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #23
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 23

    Cover art by Sy Barry. "Delilah, Part 1," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Annabel Atkins, a Peace Corp worker, is abducted by criminals who replace her with Deena. "Delilah, Part 2: The Smile of Death," script by Bill Harris, art by Bill Lignante; Phantom's friend Guran is brainwashed into thinking the Phantom is his enemy. "Man on the Bridge," script by Gary Poole; Mandrake stops a man who plans to jump from a bridge. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #24
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 24

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    Featuring: 24 page Phantom story "The Riddle of the Witch" written by Bill Harris and drawn by Bill Lignante. Plus: 1 page By Force of Arms story "The Fall of the Axemen" written by Raymond Marais and drawn by Tim Battersby-Brent; 1 page Fandom Speaks text article; 1 page Stronghold story "Krak des Chevaliers" written by Raymond Marais and drawn by Tim Battersby-Brent; 1 page Stronghold story "Metz - The Bastion of the East" written by Raymond Marais and drawn by Tim Battersby-Brent; 1 page By Order of Arms story "The Byzantine Cavalry" written by Raymond Marais and drawn by Tim Battersby-Brent. Cover by Sy Barry. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #25
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 25
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    • Paper: White
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    • Label #1396854016

    Featuring: 15 page Phantom reprint story "The Cold Fire Worshipers, Pt I" written by Giovanni Fiorentini and drawn by Senio Pratesi; 9 page Phantom reprint story "[The Cold Fire Worshippers] pt II" written by Giovanni Fiorentini and drawn by Senio Pratesi. Plus: 1 page Ghosts: Illusion or Reality filler; 4 page Battlefield: The Civil War story "Fort Sumter" written by Raymond Marais and drawn by Jeff Jones. Cover by Sy Barry. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #26
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 26

    "The Lost City of Yiango" (art by Bill Lignante) and "The Pearl Raiders." Brick Bradford back-up story by Paul Norris. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #27
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 27

    Featuring: 15 page Phantom story "The Story of Hero, Pt. I" written by Bill Harris and drawn by Bill Lignante; 9 page Phantom story "The Long Trip Home Pt. II" written by Bill Harris and drawn by Bill Lignante; 1 page Jungle Superstitions filler; 4 page Mr. Abernathy story "500 lbs. of Pooch." Cover by Sy Barry. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #28
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 28

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    Featuring: 15 page Phantom story "Diana's Deadly Tour" written by Bill Harris and drawn by Bill Lignante; 1 page From the Phantom Chronicles filler "Plant World"; 4 page Freedom Fighters story "The White Knight's Last Battle" written by Raymond Marais and drawn by Ric Estrada; 1 page By Force of Arms story "The Corvus and The Rise of Rome" written by Raymond Marais and drawn by Carella and Tim Battersby-Brent; 4 page Brick Bradford story "Action on Puia" by Paul Norris; 4 page Phantom story "The Big Fight" written by Bill Harris and drawn by Bill Lignante. Cover by Sy Barry. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #30
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 30

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    "The Secret of the Golden Ransom" is well guarded by the gleaming fangs and the slashing claws of the Bengal tiger! This 9 page Phantom story stars the Phantom, the Girl Phantom [Julie Walker], Maru, Piraña Pete Davis and Tumbaro. Plus: 7 page story "Vengeance of the Great Clock" drawn by Ray Bailey; 1 page Phantom's Journal text story "The Mighty Elephant"; 4 page story "The Siren's Secret" drawn by Jack Sparling; 7 page Phantom story "The Living Legend" drawn by Frank McLaughlin. Cover pencils by Frank McLaughlin. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #31
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 31

    Featuring: 24 page Phantom story "The Phantom of Shang-Ri-La" written by Dick Wood and drawn by Jim Aparo. Plus: 1 page Phantom's Journal text story "The King of Beasts"; 2 page story "The Moving Mountains" drawn by Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia. Cover by Jim Aparo. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #32
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 32

    Featuring: 24 page Phantom story "The Phantom Pharoah" written by Dick Wood and drawn by Jim Aparo; 2 page story "The Old Man" drawn by Don Perlin; 1 page El Futuro text story "The Trapper Gets Trapped" (note: different than #33). Cover by Jim Aparo. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #33
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 33

    Featuring: 15 page Phantom story "Curse of Kallai" written by Dick Wood and drawn by Pat Boyette & Vince Alascia; 1 page El Futuro text story "The Trapper Gets Trapped"; 2 page Jungle People story "The Jungle People" drawn by Don Perlin; 9 page Phantom story "The Phantom's Death" drawn by Jim Aparo. Cover by Jim Aparo. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #34
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 34

    Featuring: 14 page Phantom story "The Cliff Kingdom" written by? [as Norm DiPluhm] and drawn by Jim Aparo; 1 page El Futuro text story "Let Leopards Live"; 4 page story "The Bad Medicine Man" drawn by Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia; 8 page Phantom story "The Giant Ape of Tawth" written by? [as Norm DiPluhm] and drawn by Jim Aparo. Cover by Jim Aparo. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #35
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 35

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    Featuring: 15 page Phantom story "The Ghost Tribe Part One" written by Bill Harris and drawn by Bill Lignante; 1 page El Futuro text story "Lizards Of Lobodo"; 3 page story "Treasure Of Shark Reef!" drawn by Don Perlin; 8 page Phantom story "The Ghost Tribe Part II: Trapped" written by Bill Harris and drawn by Bill Lignante [as Lig]. Cover by Jim Aparo. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #36
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 36

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    Featuring: 14 page Phantom story "The River That Never Ends" written by? [as Norm DiPluhm] and drawn by Jim Aparo; 4 page story "The Promise of Akra Shi" drawn by Steve Ditko; 1 page El Futuro text story "Save The Seals"; 8 page Phantom story "Very Special Timber!" written by? [as Norm DiPluhm] and drawn by Jim Aparo. Cover by Jim Aparo. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #37
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 37

    Jim Aparo cover and story art for "Bandar Betrayers!," "Skyjacked!," and "Disband the Patrol!" Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #38
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 38

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    Featuring: 1 page Phantom introduction page drawn by Jim Aparo; 7 page Phantom story "The Dying Ground" written by? [as Norm DiPluhm] and drawn by Jim Aparo; 7 page Phantom story "The Phantom's New Faith!" drawn by Jim Aparo; 1 page El Futuro text story "Dynamite Death"; 4 page story "Survival!" drawn by Don Perlin; 7 page Phantom story "The Trap!" drawn by Jim Aparo. Cover by Jim Aparo. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #39
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 39

    Featuring: 1 page Phantom introduction page drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "A Small War!" drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "Canyon of Death!" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page text article "Kiswahili Somo La Saba (Lesson no.8)" written by Mwalimu Bahati Njema (note: lesson in Swahili); 4 page story "Peace Brother" drawn by Steve Ditko; 7 page Phantom story "The Silent Thieves" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #40
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 40

    Featuring: 1 page Phantom introduction page drawn by Pat Boyette; 6 page Phantom story "The Ritual" drawn by Pat Boyette; 8 page Phantom story "The False Mark" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page Swahili lesson text article "Kiswahili Somo La Nane Lesson No.9"; 2 page story "A Horse and A Gun" (note: same artist as in #42); 1 page story "Razorback" drawn by Bill Montes; 8 page Phantom story "The Second Phantom" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #41
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 41

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    Featuring: 1 page Phantom introduction page drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "Slave of Beauty" written by Joe Gill and drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "The Idol" drawn by Pat Boyette; 3 page story "The Brave Hunter" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page text article "Somo La Kumi (Lesson #10)" written by Mwaiimo Bahati Njema (note: lesson in Swahili); 7 page Phantom story "Deadly Foe" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #42
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 42

    Featuring: 1 page Phantom introduction page drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "The Keeper of the Herd!" drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "Who Needs Enemies?" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page text article "Kiswahili Somo La Saba (Lesson no.11)" written by Mwalimu Bahati Njema (note: lesson in Swahili); 1 page story "They Opened the West"; 1 page story "The Prairie Schooner" drawn by Bill Montes; 1 page story "Wagons West"; 7 page Phantom story "Prey of the Hunter" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #43
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 43

    Cover and all stories in this issue illustrated by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #44
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 44

    Featuring: 6 page Phantom story "To Right a Wrong!" drawn by Pat Boyette; 8 page Phantom story "Danger In Bengali" drawn by Pat Boyette; 3 page story "The Conservationists" drawn by Don Perlin; 1 page text article "Kiswahili Somo La Saba (Lesson no.13)" written by Mwalimu Bahati Njema (note: lesson in Swahili); 7 page Phantom story "Death From Far Away!" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #45
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 45

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    Featuring: 1 page introduction drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "Return of the Ruby" drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "Phantom and John Paul Jones" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page story "The Day William Cody Became Buffalo Bill" drawn by Bill Montes; 1 page text article "Kiswahili" (note: Swahili lesson #14); 7 page Phantom story "The Cave of Kings" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page story "The Cowboy's Cayuse" drawn by Bill Montes. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #46
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 46

    Featuring: 7 page Phantom story "The Last of the Cat" drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "The Vanishing Thieves!" drawn by Pat Boyette; 4 page story "The Man Who Had Fear!" drawn by Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia; 1 page text article "Kiswahili Somo La Kumi na Sita (Lesson no.15)" written by Mwalimu Bahati Njema (note: lesson in Swahili); 6 page Phantom story "Nest of the Man-Eaters!" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #47
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 47

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    Pat Boyett cover and story art. Comic book version of Lee Falk's classic comic strip character The Phantom, still published in newspapers today. This issue features: "The False Skull Cave," "Soundless Voices," and "The Vapors of Vulcan." Issue also has backup features "No Ghosts Here" and "The Coolest Cat" and a one-page language lesson in Swahili. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #48
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 48

    Featuring: 19 page Phantom story "The Man of Destiny" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page text article "Kiswahili Somo La Kumi na Nane (Lesson no.17)" written by Mwalimu Bahati Njema (note: lesson in Swahili); 2 page story "Spare a Life" drawn by Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia; 3 page story "They Never Miss!" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #49
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 49

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    Cover and all stories in this issue illustrated by Pat Boyette. "The Hostage!" (script by Joe Gill), "A Better Way!", "Tribal Treasure", "The Intruders". 36 pages, FC. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #50
    Phantom (1962 Gold Key/King/Charlton) 50

    Featuring: 7 page Phantom story "The Fire Gods" drawn by Pat Boyette; 7 page Phantom story "No Gratitude" drawn by Pat Boyette; 3 page story "The Jungle Killers" drawn by Pat Boyette; 1 page text article "Chinese Dierke" (note: lesson in Chinese no. 2); 7 page Phantom story "The Lost Legion" drawn by Pat Boyette. Cover by Pat Boyette. Cover price $0.20.