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The Twilight Zone #12 (Gold Key)
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Publisher:Gold Key
Series:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key)
Volume:Volume 1
Alternate Number:10016-508
Cover Date:August 1965
Cover Price:$0.12 USD
Cover Credits:? (painted)
Pages:36 pages
Format:Color; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing Series
Artists:Joe Certa, Angelo Torres, Ben Oda, Al Williamson, Don Heck
Previous Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 11
Next Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 13

This was the twelth issue in the 1962 The Twilight Zone comic series, published by Gold Key.

Series information

Main article: The Twilight Zone (Gold Key)

Publication details

This issue was published in color as a saddle-stitched pamphlet on newsprint. The size was typical of Standard Silver and Modern Age comics and consisted of 36 pages, including ads. The cover was dated August, 1965 and priced at twelve cents (American).

This issue contained five stories—four fully illustrated and one in text format—accompanied by two fact sheets (part of the "Keys of Knowledge" feature series). Each of the illustrated stories over one page in length was introduced by Rod Serling as the Narrator.


THE TWILIGHT ZONE, No. 12, August 1965. Published quarterly by K.K. Publications, Inc., Poughkeepsie New York, in cooperation with Golden Press, Inc. Second-class postage paid at Poughkeepsie, New York. Subscription price in the U.S.A. 45¢ per year; foreign subscription 75¢ per year; Canadian subscriptions 60¢ per year. All rights reserved throughout the world. Authorized edition. Designed, produced and printed in the U.S.A. by Western Printing & Lithographing Co. Copyright © 1965, by Cayuga Productions, Inc.


  1. Keys of Knowledge: "Architecture #6, The Assyrians"
    Type: Fact sheet, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), machine type (Letters)
    Summary: Page giving basic information on the history of bridges.
    Genre/Subject: History, Rome
  2. "The Shadow With Claws"
    Type: Story, 15 pages
    Credits: Angelo Torres (Pencils), Angelo Torres (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  3. "The Haunted Sentry Box"
    Type: Text story, 1 page
  4. "The Revolt of the Machines"
    Type: Story, 4 pages
    Credits: Al Williamson (Pencils), Al Williamson (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  5. "The Voice in the Mist"
    Type: Story, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  6. "They Dwell Among Us"
    Type: Story, 11 pages
    Credits: Don Heck (Pencils), Mike Peppe? (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  7. Keys of Knowledge: "People of Asia #3, The Iranians"
    Type: Fact sheet, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), machine type (Letters)
    Summary: Page giving basic information on the culture of Asia.
    Genre/Subject: History, Asia, Iran

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