Golden Age of Comic Books – March 22, 2006 – #37

In this episode we discuss all things related to Sheena, Queen of the Jungle!  Sheena made her first appearance in Jumbo Comics #1 (September, 1938) and appeared in every issue of this title until it ended with issue #167 in March, 1953.  Her first full cover appearance on Jumbo Comics was with issue #13, and she appeared on the covers of almost every issue thereafter.  She also had her own title that ran for ten years with 18 issues.  Sheena #1 number was the Spring, 1942 issue.  Sheena was the first female Golden Age character to get her own title.

Sheena Queen of the Jungle #1

Sheena Queen of the Jungle #1

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