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This is an upgrade to complete the earlier bhcomics scan. All 9 missing pages are added from snard's new upload.

Issue: #56
Published: August 1944, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, Editing: John C. Mitchell (credited)
Color: Color Cover; Black And White Interior Dimensions: Early Issues Standard Golden Age U.S.; Later Issues Standard Silver Age U.S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-Stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1944, New Series, Vol. 39, No. 3.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) Brides for the Rainmaker Raj
Featuring: Kaänga
Credits: Pencils: Joe Doolin | Inks: Joe Doolin
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Kaänga Ann Mason Rainmaker

Comic Story (12 pages) Blood Brides for the Rainmaker Raj
Featuring: Kaänga
Synopsis: A witch doctor, travels from village to village taking two maidens from each to use as "helpers." In reality, he is selling them as slaves. He takes Ann and all the slaves are liberated by Kaänga.
Credits: Script: ? [as Frank Riddell] | Pencils: Maxwell Elkan ?; Ruben Moreira | Inks: Ruben Moreira
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Kaänga Ann Mason Rainmaker N'geeso N'tana Tuaka El Cairn

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Simba, King of Beasts
Synopsis: Simba prevents a tribe of raiders from plundering a local village.
Credits: Script: ? [as Ed Hunt] | Pencils: George Tuska | Inks: George Tuska
Genre: Animal Jungle
Characters: Simba

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Tabu
Synopsis: A white explorer is convinced that the can eat the flesh of the young and become young himself.
Credits: Script: ? [as Mack] | Pencils: Ruth Atkinson | Inks: Ruth Atkinson
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Tabu Claw (leopard) Fang (leopard) Bantus (African Tribe)

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Wambi, The Jungle Boy
Synopsis: Wambi and Ogg fall into a snake pit. They make their way out by using the bones of earlier victims as a ladder.
Credits: Script: ? [as Roy L. Smith] | Pencils: Henry Kiefer | Inks: Henry Kiefer
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Wambi Ogg Tawn

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Captain Terry Thunder
Synopsis: Terry rescues a group of natives taken by slavers.
Credits: Script: ? [as Pierre La Rue] | Pencils: Richard Case | Inks: Richard Case
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Terry Thunder Ahmid Senegalese Kogos (African Tribe) Anderson The Arab

Text Story (2 pages) Killer Made of Carbon
Credits: Script: ? [as Dan Stockman] | Letters: typeset
Genre: History
Characters: Joe Smith Ed Brown Bill Jones

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Camilla
Synopsis: Disguised as Masais, ivory trader Becker and his men burn out and kill his rival Monroe. Monroe's son, believing the Masais to blame, steals into the village and kidnaps the chief's daughter. Camilla tracks him down and returns him to Becker's trading camp where they discover Becker's deception.
Credits: Script: ? [as Victor Ibsen] | Pencils: Marcia Snyder (signed) | Inks: Marcia Snyder (signed)
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Camilla Trader Davis Lon Becker Jimmy Monroe Blacky

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