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The Twilight Zone #49 (Gold Key)
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Publisher:Gold Key
Series:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key)
Volume:Volume 1
Alternate Number:90016-305; T. Zone #49-733
Cover Date:May 1973
Cover Price:$0.15 USD
Cover Credits:? (painted)
Pages:36 pages
Format:Color; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing Series
Artists:Frank Bolle, Adolpho Buylla, Joe Certa, Oscar Novelle, Mike Sekowsky
Previous Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 48
Next Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 50

This was the forty-ninth 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 May, 1973 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. 49, May, 1973. Published monthly except February, April, June, October, and December by Western Publishing Company, Inc., North Road, Poughkeepsie, New York 12602. All rights reserved throughout the world. Authorized edition. Printed in the U.S.A. Copyright © 1973, by Cayuga Productions, Inc. GOLD KEY & DESIGN is a registered trademark of Western Publishing Company, Inc.


  1. "Color Him Dead"
    Type: Story, 8 pages
    Credits: Adolpho Buylla (Pencils), Adolpho Buylla (Inks), ? (Letters)
  2. "Oh, You Beautiful Doll"
    Type: Text story, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), machine type (Letters)
  3. "The Man on the 13th Floor"
    Type: Story, 4 pages
    Credits: Frank Bolle (Pencils), Frank Bolle (Inks), Frank Bolle (Letters)
  4. "The Supreme Penalty"
    Type: Story, 6 pages
    Credits: Oscar Novelle (Pencils), Oscar Novelle (Inks), ? (Letters)
  5. "Proceed at Your Own Risk"
    Type: Story, 6 pages
    Credits: Mike Sekowsky (Pencils), ? (Inks), ? (Letters)

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