September 7, 2011
King of the Congo 1
Magazine Enterprises Thun’da, King of the Congo stars in a book filled with classic reprints of his exploits out of comic’s Golden Age, all drawn by the great Bob Powell. Read “The Flying Devils”, from Thun’da #5, 1953; “The Gold Maker”, from Cave Girl #12, 1953; and “When The Jungle Went Mad”, from Thun’da #4, 1953. See why Columbia Pictures chose to immortalize this character in a 1952 movie serial, and read up on the film career of the man who played him- Buster Crabbe, in “King Crabbe”, by Bill Feret. Chock full of photo stills from Crabbe’s many films, including glossy inside and back cover shots. Color cover, interiors are black and white with graytones. 36 pages, standard comic book format. Printed in 1989.