Jungle Comics #161

Fiction House

United States

Published
Winter 1953
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Unknown
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/10950

Credits

Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing editor)(credited)
Jerry Iger (Art Director)(credited)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Barbarizi Man-Eaters (Kaänga) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kaänga
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Show/hide 1. The Devil's Temple (Kaänga) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kaänga
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason; Musungu; Grace Morley; Peter Hilton; M'sanga; Torgu

Credits

Art
Maurice Whitman

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Jungle Comics (HJ Edwards, 1950? series) #45 ([June 1954?])
The Devil's Temple
 
Australia
Climax Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #1 ([June 1962?])
The Devil's Temple [Part 1]

Synopsis

Kaänga helps a woman pursue her fiancée who has become obsessed with a lost pool of immortality.

Notes

Part one of a story continued in the sequence "End of the Trail."

Show/hide 2. Jungle Justice Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Jungle

Credits

Author
Frank Riddell
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 3. End of the Trail (Kaänga) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kaänga
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Grace Morely; Peter Hilton

Credits

Art
Maurice Whitman

Synopsis

Hilton finds the pool of immortality, but he is killed by a sea monster living in the pool.

Notes

Second part of story begun in the sequence "The Devil's Temple." This sequence's page numbering continues directly from "The Devil's Temple."

Show/hide 4. The Shadow Men Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Jungle

Credits

Pencils
Sal Trapani ?
Inks
Jack Abel ?

Synopsis

An anthropologist, an ivory hunter, and a tax collector each tell a story related to pygmies.

Notes

Pencils credit suggested by Saltarella Inks credit suggested by Saltarella

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Jungle Tales) Comic story, 4 pages

"It was the day the natives gathered inside the huge trading compound..."

Featuring

Feature
Jungle Tales
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Togambo; Jim Dawson; Tommy Fortune

Synopsis

Jim describes the training of cheetahs.

Show/hide 6. The Enchanted Valley (Tiger Girl) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tiger Girl
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Tiger Girl; Benzali (tiger)

Credits

Pencils
Art Saaf ?
Inks
Jack Abel ?

Synopsis

A curse is put on a safari that dares to enter the Enchanted Valley. They are attacked by what appears to be a giant python. It is, in reality, a model of a snake, manned by the natives of the Valley. Tiger Girl leads the safari out of the Valley.

Notes

Pencils credit suggested by Saltarella Inks credit suggested by Saltarella

Show/hide 7. No title recorded Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

The editor is given as "None."


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35536

Entry created

  • 30/12/2007

Index completed

  • 19/07/2019

Last updated

  • 19/07/2019