Sabu the Elephant Boy (1950) comic books
Art by Joe Orlando, Wally Wood and Jack Kamen. Adventure comics starring Sabu, the young Indian star of Thief of Bagdad and the 1937 British film Elephant Boy. Beautiful but evil Tabora uses her wiles to get Sabu's friend Lani to steal temple jewels; A teller of tall tales goes on a real safari to prove his manhood to his girlfriend, and only succeeds in putting himself in deadly danger; The Witch of the Benji Kraal uses her magic to start a war between two tribes, and only Sabu can stop her. Betrayal of the Temple; Fate of a Faker; The Mystery of the Lanori Jewel Room; The Sinister Safari; The Witch of the Benji Kraal. Final issue of the series; this was actually published after issue #30. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.
- 3" cumulative spine split. Water damage. Staples missing. Rust migration.
- Full length spine split. Front cover still attached to one staple.
Art by Wally Wood. Adventure comics starring Sabu, the young Indian star of Thief of Bagdad and the 1937 British film Elephant Boy. Numbering continues from My Secret Story (1949) #29. Sometimes listed as Sabu the Elephant Boy #1. Sabu encounters the beautiful but deadly queen of the tigers, in a story with early art by Wally Wood; The twin princesses of Ballah are overthrown and destined for slavery, until Sabu enters the picture; Sabu battles an ancient race of were-leopards, in a story with art by EC legend Wally Wood. The Tiger Queen; The Slave Princesses; Chee-Chee The Chimpanzee; The Macaw And The Skeleton; Kraal Of The Leopard Men. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.