Jungle Jim #9

Published
July-November 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12930

Credits

Editing
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president)
Helen Meyer (vice-president)
Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Jungle Jim) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jungle Jim
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Jungle Jim; Kolu

Credits

Painting
?
Show/hide 1. Tamils (Peoples of Asia) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Peoples of Asia
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Author
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Facts about the Tamil people of south Asia.

Notes

In black and white on inside front cover. Large illustration and typeset text.

Show/hide 2. Valley of the Taboo (Jungle Jim) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jungle Jim
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Jungle Jim; Kolu; Tali

Credits

Script
Paul S. Newman
Art
Paul Norris

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Western & Adventure Monster (Calvert, 1958? series) #2 ([1958?])
Valley of the Taboo
 
Australia
Jungle Jim (Yaffa/Page, 1965 series) #20 ([January 1966?])
Valley Of The Taboo

Synopsis

The giant people in a remote valley are dying, but when a man breaks a taboo by leaving to get help, the natives plan on killing him when he brings Jim and Kolu back to help.

Notes

Script credit from Alberto Becattini, added October 2006.

Show/hide 3. The Hunter's Test (Shankar the Shikari) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shankar the Shikari
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Shankar

Credits

Script
Paul S. Newman
Art
Paul Norris

Synopsis

A hunter panics when a tiger charges and has to be saved by Shankar. Later, he gets a second chance to prove his courage.

Notes

Script credit from Alberto Becattini, added October 2006.

Show/hide 4. Close Call with a Crocodile Text story, 1 page

Credits

Author
Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

A man has one bullet in his rifle to stop a charging crocodile.

Notes

Text story with 1/8 page illustration.

Show/hide 5. Rajah's Challenge (Jungle Jim) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jungle Jim
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Jungle Jim; Kolu; Rajah of Tegnu

Credits

Script
Paul S. Newman
Art
Paul Norris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Jungle Jim (Yaffa/Page, 1965 series) #21 ([April 1966?])
Rajah's Challenge

Synopsis

A vain and pampered rajah brings his entourage to hunt the spotted leopard.

Notes

Script credit from Alberto Becattini, added October 2006.

Show/hide 6. The Colossus of Mysore Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Fact about the Colussus of Mysore, a 60-foot tall statue of Gomatesvara, a saint of southern India

Notes

Page also includes Dell's Pledge to Parents; in black and white on inside back cover

Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Bill Wisdom Says; Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Gum) Advertisement, 1 page

"Your Vacation is so Short..."

Featuring

Feature
Bill Wisdom Says; Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Gum
Code
AK-53
Characters
Bill Wisdom

Credits

Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Safety tips for summer activities.

Notes

Back cover. Text and illustrations.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 51429

Entry created

  • 24/08/2010

Cover added

  • 24/08/2010

Index completed

  • 18/08/2019

Last updated

  • 18/08/2019