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Issue: #57
Published: September 1944, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, Editing: Jack Byrne (Managing Editor); John C. Mitchell (Editor)
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) Fire Gems of T'ulaki
Featuring: Kaänga
Credits: Pencils: Joe Doolin ? | Inks: Joe Doolin ?
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Kaänga Ann Mason N'geeso

Comic Story (12 pages) Land That Time Forgot
Featuring: Kaänga
Synopsis: A plane crash strands a trio of explorers on the rim of an ancient volcano. Kaänga and Ann come to offer assistance and they are all attacked by the Ka-winas, an ancient tribe determined to keep their home inside the volcano a secret. Kaänga uses the explorers' dynamite to ignite the volcano and destroy the Ka-winas and then he pushes the plane off the rim to glide to the jungle below.
Credits: Script: ? [as Frank Riddell] | Pencils: Maxwell Elkan ?; Ruben Moreira | Inks: Ruben Moreira
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Kaänga Ann Mason Lance Ka-winas (ancient African Tribe) N'ghana

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Taj of the Elephants
Synopsis: Taj's father is taken by bandits. Taj is freed by Singh after she saves his life from a cobra. Taj is then protected by elephants until she and the elephants can free her father.
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Princess Taj (introduction) Malik Singh

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Simba
Synopsis: Ngador, a black-maned lion, challenges Simba for the kingship of the jungle and is killed in his duel with Simba.
Credits: Script: ? [as Ed Hunt] | Pencils: Richard Case | Inks: Richard Case
Genre: Animal Jungle
Characters: Simba Ngador Tiku

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Captain Terry Thunder
Synopsis: Terry discovers that the juju the swampmen use to terrorize their neighbors is an old cannon and destroys it.
Credits: Script: ? [as Pierre La Rue] | Pencils: Howard Larsen (signed) | Inks: Howard Larsen (signed)
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Terry Thunder Swamp People Lia Anderson The Arab

Text Story (2 pages) Killers Make Good Eating
Credits: Script: ? [as Dan Stockman] | Letters: Typeset
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Tony Harrison Simeon Brady M'Suli Panni

Comic Story (7 pages)
Featuring: Wambi
Synopsis: Drought drives the Demara tribe to rebellion.
Credits: Script: ? [as Roy L. Smith] | Pencils: Henry Kiefer | Inks: Henry Kiefer
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Wambi Allan Ford (introduction) Matu (introduction) Demaras (African Tribe)(introduction) Worumba (introduction, Villain) Babu (baboon) Maggo (macaw) Zella (zebra) Osssa (ostrich) Corna (rhinoceros) Colonel Brent

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Camilla, Queen of the Jungle Empire
Synopsis: Camilla frees a pair of white settlers from the Wasaganis, who are being led by a white criminal.
Credits: Script: ? [as Victor Ibsen] | Pencils: Howard Larsen (signed) | Inks: Howard Larsen (signed)
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Camilla Wasaganis (African Tribe) Laura Schwartz Joe Schwartz Nolan Pogo Bongo

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