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Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 1
    • 1-1/2" cumulative spine split, bottom staple popped at cover.

    "Tarzan and the White Savages of Vari." Tarzan rescues an explorer and Paul D'Arnot. Based on Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous novels, this series borrows from the books and from the Johnny Weissmuller movies, adding a healthy dose of generic jungle adventure for good measure. Includes part one of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Robert P. Thompson, art and cover by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 2
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #0336544002
    • 1.5" spine split from base of comic. Tape on inside cover.

    "Tarzan and the Captives of the Thunder Valley." Tarzan battles a lion, a crocodile, and a great ape, and then proceeds to destroy one million dollars owned by a slaver. Includes part two of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art and cover by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 3

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    "Tarzan and the Dwarfs of Didona." Chased by a leopard, Boy ends up on an island where a tribe of white dwarves intends to offer him up as a sacrifice. Features the introduction of Jane to the comic book series. Includes part three of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art and cover by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 4

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    "Tarzan and the Lone Hunter." Pan-at-lee escapes from a rebellion and gets captured by a Bongu witch doctor. Om-at is hot on her tail. Includes part four of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art and cover by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 5
    • Heavy residue on back cover.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    "Tarzan and the Man of Greed." Tarzan must reveal the lost treasure of Atlantis when Jane and Boy are kidnapped. Features the first comic book appearance of Opar. Includes part five of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art and cover by Jesse Marsh. Painted cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 6

    "Tarzan and the Outlaws of Pal-ul-don." Jane gets abducted by Ho-don raiders, who take her to the dinosaur-infested land of Pal-ul-don. Includes part six of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art and cover by Jesse Marsh. First issue in which Tantor the elephant appears. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 7
    • Pieces torn from front and back cover.

    First "Valley of the Monsters" issue. Art cover. Dinosaur cover. "Tarzan and the Valley of the Monsters." Waziri Chief Muviro's grandson and Boy get whisked off to a valley of prehistoric monsters by a runaway hot air balloon. Includes part seven of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art and cover by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 8
    • 1" spine split from top.
    • INCOMPLETE. Multiple pages missing. Interrupts art and story.

    Art cover. "Tarzan and the White Pygmies." Tarzan teaches pygmies (of the valley Lipona) how to use bows and arrows. Includes part eight of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 9

    "Tarzan and the Men of A-Lur." Boy and the son of a Ho-don king in A-lur get into a fight. This seemingly small skirmish leads to war. Includes part nine of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 10
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    • Double cover.

    Art cover. Three stories are included in this issue: "The Treasure of the Bolgani" (men are shrunk to work in diamond mines); "The Baboon's King" (Boy becomes king of the baboons); and True Tales of Darkest Africa" (a text piece). Includes part 10 of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 11

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Sable Lion" (Tarzan battles and then befriends a lion); back-up series, "Two Against the Jungle" (brothers are shipwrecked on the coast of Africa), begins this issue, ends in issue #24"; and "The Song of the Spear" (a text piece). Includes part 11 of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Back-up series "Two Against the Jungle" begins this issue, ends in issue #24. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 12
    • Centerfold detached.
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Minor color touch and tear seals.

    Art cover. Three stories are included in this issue: "The Price of Peace" (Tarzan helps Romeo and Juliet-type lovers Koto and Leetah); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu" (a text piece). Includes part 12 of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 13

    Four stories are included in this issue: "The Knight of the Lyonesse" (Sir Hal Hogarth searches for a Saracen); "Tarzan and the Ape Hunter"; "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu, the Lion-Hearted" (a text piece). Includes part 13 of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #14
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 14
    • Staple rust. Rust migration.
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    Four stories are included in this issue: "The Lost Legion" (Tarzan pits Roman gladiators and baboons against lions); "Tarzan and the Flying Chief" (A pilot and his wife are abducted by cannibals); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu, the Lion-Hearted" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 15

    Four stories are included in this issue: "The Cave Men" (Tarzan rescues Queen La from Opar dwarves); "The Hunter's Reward" (Tarzan confronts a tribal chief, a water buffalo, and a witch doctor as he helps two lovers); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu Hides his Trail" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 16
    • Cover detached.
    • 1 1/2" cumulative spine split.

    Four stories are included in this issue: "The Beasts of Armor" (Gangsters looting Pal-ul-don must face Tarzan and Om-at's Waz-don army); "The Giant Eland" (After rescuing N'Keeta, Tarzan takes her as one of his own); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu and the Giant Lizard" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 17
    • Small lateral spine tears, 1" cumulative spine split.

    Four stories are included in this issue: "The Pygmy Princess" (Tarzan and Bara rescue a pygmy princess from Abou the Arab); "The Shifta's Captive" (Tarzan and some baboons battle slavers); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 18

    Four stories are included in this issue: "The Valley of Mist" (Tarzan battles pythons and Amazon warriors); "Tarzan and the Dyal" (Tarzan returns Ila to Lipona and tames a dyal bird to become his mount); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 19
    • Cover detached from top staple.
    • Cover detached at one staple. Centerfold detached.

    Four stories are included in this issue: "The Ivory City" (Tarzan battles in an arena and saves a king from a bull elephant); "The Thipdar" (Tarzan saves Jo-rah and Lachee from a bear, a garth, and a dinosaur); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu's Dream" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 20

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Terribs" (Tarzan saves a reporter from cannibals, features intro of Terribs); "Tarzan Frees his Friends" (Tarzan and N'kima face Arab slavers at sea); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu's New Skill" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 21

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan Returns to the City of Gold" (Tarzan saves the injured Princess Elaine of Ohio); "Tarzan and the Galley Slave" (Tarzan and D'Arnot encounter lost Romans); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Mabu Saves a Stranger" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 22

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Winged Terror" (Tarzan saves a professor and his daughter from an witch doctor); "Tarzan and the Chariots of Cathne" (Gangsters wise to the City of Gold kidnap Tarzan); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Great Magic" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #23
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 23
    • Staple rust. Residue.

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan Keeps Faith" (Trappers capture Tarzan, who must go to Miami to rescue Jad-bal-ja); "Tarzan and the Trumpeting Herd" (Tarzan rescues a missionary's daughter from Shiftas); "Two Against the Jungle"; and "The Legend of the Sun" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #24
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 24

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan on the Trails of Antiquity" (Tarzan, Paul D'Arnot, and Professor MacWhirtle gather dinosaur eggs); "Tarzan and the Moving Forts" (Tarzan and Waziri tame a herd of gryfs in order to help liberate A-lur); "Two against the Jungle" ends in this issue; and "Ways of the Elephant" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 25
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
    • INCOMPLETE. Multiple pages missing, interrupts art and story.

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Webs of Arrack" (Tarzan battles giant spiders, a crocodile god, and Mataha); "Tarzan and the King of Gomambas" (Explorers work as slaves for the Gomamba king); "Two against the Jungle"; and "Brothers of the Spear" (the beginning of a long-running backup series; series ends with issues 156,160, 161, 196-206). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #26
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 26
    • Cover oxidation.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Treasure of Isis" (Tarzan goes to Pal-ul-don and faces an ancient Egyptian curse); "Brothers of the Spear" (Natongo and Dan-el save the life of a gorgeous huntress); and "Mabu Proves a Trainer" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 27

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Apeling" (Tarzan and a small ape rescue a lumberman's wife); "Brothers of the Spear" (Dan-el and Natongo realize that they have saved Queen Liloma); and "Mabu's Great Idea" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 28

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Wickedness of Gogulu" (Tarzan battles a wild buffalo); "Brothers of the Spear" (Queen Liloma wants Dan-el to marry her); and "Journey's Beginning" (a text piece). Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #29
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 29

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan Tracks a Robber Band" (Tarzan and Thurag face a storm at sea, then rescue Mrs. Louis D'Arnot from Arab Berbers); "Brothers of the Spear" (Dan-el is sad over the passing of Queen Liloma); and "Jungle Stampede" (a text piece). Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #30
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 30

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan Meets the Threat of Arrack" (giant spiders attack Boy, and Tarzan kills Magon the crocodile god); "The Honey Bird" (Mabu follows a bird that is headed for honey); and "Brothers of the Spear." Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #31
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 31

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Lake of the Flying Reptiles" (Tarzan, Boy, and Professor MacWhirtle get stranded on a Pal-ul-don island); "Tarzan and the Wrath of Buto" (Tarzan uses a rhinoceros to free a captured ape); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "The Rain" (a text piece). Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #32
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 32

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Nandi Bear" (A bear chases Tarzan through a slaver's encampment); "Tarzan and the Blue Baboon" (Professor MacWhirtle lands in a valley that is filled with man-eaters); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "The Rainbow" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #33
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 33
    • Paper: Off white

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Riders from Rio Grande" (Tarzan and some cowboys free slaves from their Arab captors); "Tarzan and the Secret Weapon" (Doctor Mac's plane lands on a lake); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "The Omen" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #34
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 34

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Camera Huntress" (camerawoman Carla Mason and her safari encounter attacking Budwalas); "Tarzan and the Great Swamp" (Tarzan saves Princess Loma froom Terribs); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "A Waterfall and Whydah Birds" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #35
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 35

    Three stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the March of the Lion Men" (Tarzan fights off sabretooth lions and helps build the city of New Cathne); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "Buffalo Hunt" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #36
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 36
    • Only one staple (manufacturing).
    • 1" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Centerfold detached.

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Threat of Athne" (Goliath helps Tarzan defeat the Athnean army's horde of elephants); "Tarzan and the Marsh Dwellers" (Tarzan rides a Banthur to rescue Princess Loma from Terribs); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "The Drums" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #37
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 37

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Mysterious Giants" (Tarzan unites mean and beasts against giants); "Tarzan and the Old Man Baboon" (A grateful baboon helps Tarzan against slavers); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "Taboos" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #38
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 38

    Four stories are included in this issue: "Tarzan and the Cat Men of Crater Lake" (Tarzan faces giant water snakes when he rescues Prince Keelim); "Tarzan Revisits Opar" (Pygmy warriors help Tarzan rescue a greedy treasure hunter's stepsister); "Brothers of the Spear"; and "Sign from the Gods" (a text piece). Art by Jesse Marsh. Lex Barker photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #39
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 39

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan and the Men of Monga," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; While exploring Pal-ul-don, Tarzan rescues Ro-Mee-Lah, sister of his friend Jo-Rah, from the crooked-legged men of Monga; Jo-Rah gives Tarzan a dyal to carry him through the Valley of Monsters. "The Elephants of Athne," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan visits the city of New Athne and discovers that the Athneans have taken two archaeologists prisoner; The ransom price set by Prince Ergon is one rifle and a safari car. "New Warrior" text story. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning: Dan-El and Natongo find that they have reached the kingdom of the Aba-Zulus. Kongoni, the king's speaker, recognizes Dan-El's key and birthmark and acknowledges him as king of the Aba-Zulus. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #40
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 40
    • Centerfold detached.

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan Faces Death on the Desert," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tom Culver, seeking the lost Maypools, meets Dr. MacWhirtle in Nairobi; MacWhirtle agrees to introduce Culver to Tarzan; When they find Tarzan he tells them that the Maypools are in New Athne. MacWhirtle flies Tom there and Tom is captured by the Athneans. "Tarzan on the Trail of the Leopard Men," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan helps his friend Buto rescue Buto's younger sister, Nee-Issa, from a leopard cult; With Tantor's help, the leopard cult village is destroyed. "The Day of Departure" text story starring Mabu. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Kongoni arranges for the Aba-Zulu headmen to pledge their loyalty to Dan-El. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #41
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 41

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan at the Tower of Ta-Dan," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan helps a young survivor of a plane crash make her way to A-lur. "Tarzan Makes War," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan helps the Lost Legionnaires drive the talking Bolgani out of the Bolgani city in order for the Legion to settle there. The Spear text story starring Mabu. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Dan-El and his newly-found army take the town of the usurper, Han-ool. Tarzan's Cats illustration by Jesse Marsh. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #42
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 42
    • 1/16" spine split from bottom. Centerfold detached.
    • Cover detached.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan and the Stork Men," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan uses Dr. Mervin's growth formula on a pair of river otters so that the otters can help defend the Stork Men's village from the Terribs. "Tarzan and the People of the Veil," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and Paul D'Arnot go to the Forbidden City of the Tuaregs to recover Paul's son, Louis, who was exploring there. "Into the Great Plains Country" text story by Mabu. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Han-Ool escapes the brothers and Kongoni after a pursuit through his booby-trapped palace. Sid Abel Sparks in Hockey Duel ad for Wheaties. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 43

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan and the Man-Eating Tree," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan is captured by a slaver's party; He escapes and liberates the slaves; The white chief of the slaves is killed in the rebellion. "Tarzan and the Spotted Death," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan persuades several tribes and all the animals of the jungle to help him in wiping out an enormous pack of wild dogs. "Canoe Ride" text story starring Mabu. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; The brothers and Mothibi scout the town of Amotu, a stronghold of the false king Han-Ool. Gretchen Fraser Sparks in Ski Race ad for Wheaties. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 44
    • Staple rust.

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan and the Little Spearmen," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and Muviro help a race of small people battle giant vultures that are menacing them. "Tarzan and the Strange Balu," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; When the plane carrying Barbara Wales and her baby crashes in the jungle, one of the apes adopts her baby and Tarzan must help return the child to its rightful mother. "Down the River" text story starring Mabu. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Dan-El and Natongo spoil a witch doctor's attempt to convince a city to join his army. Argus illustration by Jesse Marsh. Phil Rizzuto Sparks Yankees ad for Wheaties. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #45
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 45
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • Piece missing from back cover. Staple rust.

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan and the Haunted Plantations," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and Chief Buto discover the secret behind the "ghosts" who are haunting Buto's people. "Boy and the Shamba Raider," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Boy helps Dombie and his people catch a buffalo that has been raiding their corn. "The Elephant's Problem" text story starring Mabu. "Tarzan Returns to Cathne," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and his Wazari warriors travel to Cathne and learn that Timon has seized power and plans to attack the neighboring city of Athne. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Nagopa and his men trap Dan-el and Natongo underground. Tarzan's World illustration by Jesse Marsh. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #46
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 46

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan Defends a City," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Returning to Cathne, Tarzan and the Cathnians find the city under siege by Terribs; More help for Cathne arrives in the form of the Gallugos, looking for a new home; The siege is lifted and Tarzan helps the Gallugos select a new site for their city, with the approval of Cathnian king Jathon. "Boy Faces the Fangs of the Mamba," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Ungali, the former witch doctor of the Matusis, frames Boy for the theft of King Atumbo's throne stool; Boy is kidnapped by the Matusis and forced to undergo trial by mamba; Tarzan arrives in time to take Boy's place. "Tarzan and the Treasure of the Apes," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; When hunters discover a mangani wearing a ruby necklace, they become obsessed with killing other mangani for jewelry; The apes had found a pirate's treasure chest and were wearing the jewelry from it; They were also fighting each other over the treasure. "Silent Journey" text story starring Mabu. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Dan-El and Natongo free Mothibi from Ulgo's guards and then capture the bulk of Ulgo's army. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #47
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 47

    Lex Barker photo cover. "The Ancient Terror," script by Gaylord Du Bois, pencils by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and Dr. MacWhirtle visit a land inside an extinct volcano; There they assist Ruandi, a young tribesman, in rescuing his beloved, Lula, from the machinations of the witch doctor Kuvuru. "Tarzan Fights for His Own," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; While Tarzan is away from home, visiting Pal-ul-don, Sheikh Ibrahim kidnaps Jane and Boy; Tarzan rides to their rescue on a gryf. "The River People" text story starring Mabu. "Boy and the Horned Monster," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; While exploring, Boy and Dombie are captured by the men of a small village; They witness the sacrifice of a man to a horned monster; While they are attempting escape, Boy realizes that the monster is the witch doctor in a costume. "Brothers of the Spear," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; The patriot army attacks Amotu and Mothibi manages to capture Nagopa. Jungle Canoe Trip, art by Jesse Marsh; A racing-type board game. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #48
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 48
    • 2" spine split from base of comic.

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan Traps a Rogue," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan stops ivory poachers who have tried to kill Tantor. "Boy Trails the M'Bongo Spears," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; When Dombie is taken by the M'Bongo tribe, Boy tracks them and with the aid of his friends Korak the ape and Jad-Bal-Ja the golden lion, frees Dombie from the M'Bongo. "Tarzan and the Hunter Wasps," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan battles a nest of wasps that have grown big enough to kill lions. "Mabu's Reward" text story. Untitled Brothers of the Spear story, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Dan-El and Natongo defeat Han-Ool's army without the loss of a single life on either side, and Han-Ool is taken prisoner. Jungle World illustration by Jesse Marsh. Wheaties ad with Yogi Berra. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #49
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 49

    Lex Barker photo cover. "Tarzan Builds a Home," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Young Prince Illonyi is injured by two hunters and taken to the city to be sold as a slave but Tarzan comes to his rescue. "Boy Meets Bolgani," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Boy and Dombie battle a gorilla that is raiding Chief Buto's crops. "The Thipdar's Prey," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and Dr. MacWhirtle travel to the Valley of Monsters to retrieve some Pteranodon eggs for scientific study. "Reunion" text story starring Mabu. Untitled Brothers of the Spear story, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Dan-El and Natongo learn of the death of General Kongoni. Nagopa and Han-Ool escape from the dungeon where Dan-El had them placed. The Thipdars of Pal-Ul-Don illustration by Jesse Marsh. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #50
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 50

    Lex Barker photo cover. "The Precious Poison," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan must find a cure for the swamp fever that has afflicted Dr. Mervin. "Boy Goes Hunting," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Boy saves Wanda Newland when she is captured by Itombe and M'Basa. "The Mark of Evil," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan tracks down a terrorist sect that is killing any native that is friendly with foreigners. "Kaino's Skill" text story starring Mabu. Untitled Brothers of the Spear story, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Dan-El and Natongo track Nagopa thru the tunnels under the city. Wheaties ad with George Kell of the Boston Red Sox. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.