Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Tarzan

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  1. Llewellenbruce

    Llewellenbruce said, about 1 year ago

    And another action packed adventure begins.

  2. Wiselad

    Wiselad said, about 1 year ago

    what??? 149. 8115-8184 (28 July 1965-16 Oct. 1965): John Celardo/John Celardo, [The Castle in the Jungle](70 days) skipping for some reason over 148. 8031-8114 (21 Apr. 1965-27 July 1965): John Celardo/John Celardo, [Tarzan and the Chinese Plot] (84 days) NOTE: Never reprinted! anyone know what this story was about that it made it “not acceptable to reprint today”?

  3. Wiselad

    Wiselad said, about 1 year ago

    found it!!!! http://www.erbzine.com/mag46/4630.html than change it to 4631,4631, 4633, 4634, 4635, 4636

  4. Old Comic Strip Lover

    Old Comic Strip Lover said, about 1 year ago

    So we’re not doing the Chinese plot storyline after all those days of talking about it?

  5. Old Comic Strip Lover

    Old Comic Strip Lover said, about 1 year ago

    Tarzan must have some ballet moves in him. He can balance on that branch on one toe.

  6. Polsixe

    Polsixe said, about 1 year ago

    That’s his pole dancer style swinging on the vine.

  7. J. Short

    J. Short GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @Wiselad

    I read some of the comic. “She’s oriental. I’ll have to carry her up the slope.”
    Not too subtle.

  8. J. Short

    J. Short GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    “Strangely garbed.”

  9. gerrit dekker

    gerrit dekker GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    what’s that smell? Is that the smell of censorship? In todays “politically incorrect” society are we not allowed to see what happened in the past and make our own judgement on the content? Guess not.

  10. Dean

    Dean said, about 1 year ago

    I also just read it. As a whole it is a good story, but individual daily strips taken out of context would probably offend the casual reader not aware of Tarzan’s set-up plan.

  11. J. G. Huckenpöhler

    J. G. Huckenpöhler said, about 1 year ago

    @Wiselad

    It showed a Red Chinese plot to take over Africa. Not politically correct now that the Red Chinese are our “friends”.

  12. Dean

    Dean said, about 1 year ago

    @J. G. Huckenpöhler

    I think the decapitation of his friend would trump any concerns about offending our Chinese trading partners!

  13. J. G. Huckenpöhler

    J. G. Huckenpöhler said, about 1 year ago

    P. S. — the story is available at Bill Hillman’s website, ERBzine. Look for #s 4630-4636.

  14. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @J. G. Huckenpöhler

    Considering that the Chinese are taking the Capitalist way in Africa and the USA is using the true blue military way, I don’t see a problem.

  15. Ushindi

    Ushindi GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @J. G. Huckenpöhler

    Thanks for that. I think maybe GoComics was a little worried about things like “Yellow-skinned cowards”, “slant-eyes”, Comrade Tu’s thick glasses and buck teeth, etc., etc.
    I also hope Jane didn’t see Tarzan fooling around with the beautiful Lin Chu – he might have a hard time explaining he was only fooling with her to help save that part of Africa from the “red-yellow” hordes.

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