Tuesday, May 31, 2016

1889 through 1890 Tarzan Of The Apes

Date:  September 1, 1889 through September 1, 1890
Event:  Tarzan learned to read the child's primer and fully realized the purpose of letters.  He also realized he was a man and not a Mangani.
Source:  "Age seventeen,"  ERB-Tarzan Of The Apes.

Burne Hogarth 

Friday, May 27, 2016

1887 through 1888 Tarzan Of The Apes

Date:  September 1, 1887 through September 1, 1888
Event:  Tarzan learned various combinations of letters which stood for the pictured figures in his books.
Source:  "Age fifteen,"  ERB-Tarzan Of The Apes.

Burne Hogarth

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

1885 through 1886 Tarzan Of The Apes

Date:  September 1, 1885 through September 1, 1886
Event:  Tarzan kills Tablat, his foster ape father, and Kerchak begins to see the ape boy as a threat to his kingship.
Source:  "Age thirteen,"  ERB-Tarzan Of The Apes.

Burne Hogarth

Thursday, May 12, 2016

1884 through 1885 Tarzan Of The Apes

Date:  September 1, 1884 through September 1, 1885
Event:  Tarzan finds pencils in his father's cabin and learns to produce letters.
Source:  "Age twelve,"  ERB-Tarzan Of The Apes.

Cynthia Shepherd

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

1882 through 1883 Tarzan Of The Apes

Date:  September 1, 1882 through September 1, 1883
Event:  Tarzan began to realize he was different then the Mangani. The ape boy become the greatest trickster of the tribe.  Tarzan managed to enter his father's cabin for the first time.  He killed Bolgani, the gorilla, after being attacked.
Source:  "Age ten,"  ERB-Tarzan Of The Apes.

Joe Jusko

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

1881 through 1882 Tarzan Of The Apes

Date:  September 1, 1881 through September 1, 1882
Event:  Tarzan learns to fashion a rope and learns the art of lassoing.
Source:  "By the time Tarzan was ten,"  ERB-Tarzan Of The Apes.

Zdenek Burian