Jumbo Comics #47

Published
April 1954
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1806000

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Sheena Queen of the Jungle) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Sheena Queen of the Jungle
Genre
Jungle
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Jungle Kings) Comic story, 1 page

"Nightmares? They're worse! Mandrills.. Steer clear!"

Featuring

Feature
Jungle Kings
Genre
Non-fiction; jungle; nature

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
J. F. Byrne, original Managing Editor [credited]
 
S. M. Iger, original Art Director [credited as Jerry Iger]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kaänga Comics (Fiction House, 1949 series) #18 (Winter 1953-1954)
No title recorded

Synopsis

Brief descriptions of several dangerous jungle animals.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Sheena Queen of the Jungle) Comic story, 6 pages

"Strange-white-man's-camp-in-Zind-Valley. Come-Sheena come-come-at-once!"

Featuring

Feature
Sheena Queen of the Jungle
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Writing
, scripter [credited as W. Morgan Thomas]
Art
Robert Webb, line art [as Bob Webb]
Text
, letterer
Editing
S. M. Iger, original Art Director [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Sheena, Queen of the Jungle (Fiction House, 1942 series) #11 (Spring 1951)
Untitled
Show/hide 3. Untitled [The Parrot and the Sky Pirates] (Sky Girl) Comic story, 6 pages

"What's buzzing? The airport, naturally, and while Ginge is looking for an important letter - lost while making alphabet soup - stark drama is being enacted in the austere surroundings of the field's executive offices…"

Featuring

Feature
Sky Girl
Characters
Sky Girl [Ginger Maguire]; Biffer (first appearance; villain); Biffer's partner (first appearance; villain); Mr. Meek (first appearance)

Credits

Writing
Bill Gibson, scripter
Art
Matt Baker, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Claude Lapham, original Editor [as Claude E. Lapham]
 
S. M. Iger, original Art Director

Reprint history

First print
United States
Jumbo Comics (Fiction House, 1938 series) #107 (January 1948)
Untitled [The Parrot and the Sky Pirates]
Show/hide 4. Untitled [The Murder of Moneybags Moore] (ZX-5) Comic story, 6 pages

"The gumshoe racket and I were about to part company, because the fact just couldn't be overlooked that one has to eat, and you can't make my "fodder-fee" by detecting in department stores…"

Featuring

Feature
ZX-5

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jack Kamen, line art
 
Jack Kamen, penciller [as Major Thorpe]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Claude Lapham, original Editor [as Claude E. Lapham]
 
S. M. Iger, original Art Director

Reprint history

First print
United States
Jumbo Comics (Fiction House, 1938 series) #105 (November 1947)
Untitled [The Murder of Moneybags Moore]
Show/hide 5. He Will Make a Hit in Stamina (Stamina K-B Knickers) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stamina K-B Knickers
Show/hide 6. Hey Boys--Here's Something Worth Having (Toyland Mail Orders) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Toyland Mail Orders
Show/hide 7. Untitled (The Hawk) Comic story, 6 pages

"Torture and cruel death await the Hawk and his lusty crew, as they drop sail in mysterious India…"

Featuring

Feature
The Hawk
Genre
Historical
Characters
The Hawk; Jeremy; Fluth; Caleb

Credits

Writing
, scripter [as Willis Rensie]
Art
Rafael Astarita, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
S. M. Iger, original Art Director

Reprint history

First print
United States
Jumbo Comics (Fiction House, 1938 series) #45 (November 1942)
Untitled

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  • 79938

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  • 15/02/2021

Cover added

  • 27/07/2023

Last updated

  • 17/05/2023