Distributed to newstands in February 1961. This issue includes 10 pages of paid advertisements.
Distribution date from Joseph Marek's Marvel Comics Group history website.
This story is divided into two parts: chapter one—"Into the Valley of Doom!" (7 pp), and part two—"The Hunter and the Hunted!" (6 pp).
Sam Hawk last appears in Gunsmoke Western (Marvel, 1955 series) #60 (September 1960) and next appears in issue #101 (November 1961).
Text story with illustration. The first page is split with the statement of ownership.
Shares the first page of "The Return". Average sales per issue October 1959-September 1960 (issues #89-96): 144,746.