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The Twilight Zone #43 (Gold Key)
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Publisher:Gold Key Comics
Series:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key)
Volume:Volume 1
Alternate Number:10016-205; T. Zone #43-723
Cover Date:May 1972
Cover Price:$0.15 USD
Cover Credits:
Pages:36 pages
Format:Color; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing Series
Artists:Joe Certa, John Celardo, Tom Gill, Jack Sparling
Previous Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 42
Next Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 44

This was the forty-third 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 May, 1972 and priced at fifteen cents (American).

This issue contained five stories—four 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. 43, May, 1972. Published bi-monthly by Western Publishing Company, Inc., North Road, Poughkeepsie,[New York 12602. Second-class postage paid at Poughkeepsie, New York and at additional mailing offices. Subscription price in the U.S.A. $1.00 per year; foreign subscriptions $1.55 per year; Canadian subscriptions $1.30 per year. All rights reserved throughout the world. Authorized edition. Printed in the U.S.A. Copyright © 1972, by Cayuga Productions, Inc. GOLD KEY & DESIGN is a registered trademark of Western Publishing Company, Inc.


  1. "The Man Who Kidnapped Death"
    Type: Story, 8 pages
    Credits: John Celardo (Pencils), John Celardo (Inks), ? (Letters)
  2. "Three Tombstones"
    Type: Text story, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), machine type (Letters)
  3. "This is Your -Bzzzzzz- Captain Speaking"
    Type: Story, 4 pages
    Credits: Tom Gill (Pencils), Tom Gill (Inks), ? (Letters)
  4. "Ten Seconds to Live"
    Type: Story, 6 pages
    Credits: Jack Sparling (Pencils), Jack Sparling (Inks), ? (Letters)
  5. "The Face of Justice"
    Type: Story, 6 pages
    Credits: ? (Pencils), ? (Inks), ? (Letters)

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