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The Twilight Zone #17 (Gold Key)
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Publisher:Gold Key Comics
Series:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key)
Volume:Volume 1
Alternate Number:10016-609
Cover Date:September 1966
Cover Price:$0.12 USD
Cover Credits:? (painted)
Pages:36 pages
Format:Color; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing Series
Artists:Joe Certa, Joe Orlando, Ben Oda, Tom Gill, Win Mortimer, Nevio Zaccara
Previous Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 16
Next Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 18

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

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[September, 1966 and priced at twelve cents (American).

This issue contained seven stories—six fully illustrated and one in text format. Each of the illustrated stories over one page in length was introduced by Rod Serling as the Narrator.


THE TWILIGHT ZONE, No. 17, September 1966. Published bi-monthly by K.K. Publications, Inc., North Road, Poughkeepsie New York 12602. Second-class postage paid at Poughkeepsie, New York. Subscription price in the U.S.A. 65¢ per year; foreign subscription $1.15 per year; Canadian subscriptions 90¢ 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 © 1966, by Cayuga Productions, Inc.


  1. "The Masquerader"
    Type: Story, 11 pages
    Credits: Joe Orlando (Pencils), Ben Oda (Letters)
  2. "Once Upon A Dream"
    Type: Story, 4 pages
    Credits: Tom Gill (Pencils), Tom Gill (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  3. "He Waked On Water"
    Type: Story, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  4. "The Ship That Knew"
    Type: Story, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  5. "The Sleeping Doctor"
    Type: Text story, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), machine type (Letters)
  6. "Crystal Clear"
    Type: Story, 4 pages
    Credits: Win Mortimer (Pencils), Win Mortimer (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
  7. "Mars Dead Or Alive"
    Type: Story, 9 pages
    Credits: Nevio Zaccara (Pencils), Nevio Zaccara (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)

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