(January 1962)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Leading Magazine Corp.
Brand:
MC
Editing:
Stan Lee
Format:
Standard Golden, Silver or Modern Age U.S; Full Color; Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Saddle-Stitched; Giant issues Squarebound

Issue Notes

Distributed to newstands in September 1961. This issue includes 10 pages of paid advertisements.

Distribution date from Joseph Marek's Marvel Comics Group history website.


The Ghost of Silver City! (Table of Contents)

Kid Colt Outlaw / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Sol Brodsky
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Ghost of Silver City [Johnny Ringo]

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (1 February 2005); the original indexer credited Dick Ayers.

The Ghost of Silver City! (Table of Contents)

Kid Colt Outlaw / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Keller
Inks:
Jack Keller
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-450

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Johnny Ringo; Ben Thompson
Synopsis:
Johnny Ringo fakes his own murder by Kid Colt to pretend to be a ghost.

Home Trail (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
K-522

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Charlie; Jeff
Synopsis:
Two unknown wanderers are turned away from four towns, but in the one where they are accepted they found a medicine factory.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

The Wall of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Kid Colt Outlaw / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Keller
Inks:
Jack Keller
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-451

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Maj. Horn; Capt. Grant
Synopsis:
The Kid helps save a fort from an unstoppable Sioux battering ram.

Indexer Notes

The last page of this story includes an advertisement for Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series).

Gun-Duel In Dorado (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Dick Ayers
Job Number:
V-477

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Tate Klagg; Sam North; Sue
Synopsis:
Bad luck ends the career of a bullying gunslinger.
Reprints:

The Eyes of Orville Jones! (Table of Contents)

When Kid Colt Was a Teen-Ager! / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Keller
Inks:
Jack Keller
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-452

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Blaine Colt; Orville Jones
Synopsis:
Blaine beats a hypnotist gunslinger by not looking him in the eyes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is not consistent with Kid Colt's origin, in which no one knows he's such a fast draw.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Ghost of Silver City!
    Kid Colt Outlaw
  2. 1. The Ghost of Silver City!
    Kid Colt Outlaw
  3. 2. Home Trail
  4. 3. The Wall of Doom!
    Kid Colt Outlaw
  5. 4. Gun-Duel In Dorado
  6. 5. The Eyes of Orville Jones!
    When Kid Colt Was a Teen-Ager!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Peter Croome
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Christopher Fama
  • Tom Lammers and John P. Selegue
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Thomas G. Lammers