(May 1962)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Leading Magazine Corp.
Brand:
MC
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Giant issues Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Distributed to newstands in February 1962. This issue includes 10 pages of paid advertisements.

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

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Trial of Kid Colt! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; John Henderson
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The Trial of Kid Colt (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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; John Henderson
Synopsis:
The Kid is framed for a robbery by a dishonest bank president.
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The Search (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.89 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
[G-270]

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jim Pierson; Mr. Atkins
Synopsis:
A man who wants a horse more than anything else captures a fine black stallion.
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Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration. The first page is printed between the pages of "The Trial of Kid Colt", while the second page is printed between "War In Chicamaw County!" and "The Legend That Is Kid Colt!". The last page is split with the statement of ownership.

The Guns of Gringo Gillis (Table of Contents)

Kid Colt Outlaw / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Keller
Inks:
Jack Keller
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-657

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Gringo Gillis
Synopsis:
Kid Colt saves a town that was too frightened to even offer him food or shelter.

War In Chicamaw County! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-682

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wayne Wilson; Don Wilson; Dan Durant; Sally Durant
Synopsis:
A greedy rancher's determination to drive out a rival farmer loses him his son and everything else.
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Statement Required by the Act of August 24, 1912, as Amended by the Acts of March 3, 1933, July 2, 1946 and June 11, 1960 (74 Stat. 208) (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.11 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Average circulation per issue October 1960–September 1961 (issues #97–102): 152,877. This shares the last page of "The Search".

The Legend That Is Kid Colt! (Table of Contents)

Kid Colt Outlaw / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Keller
Inks:
Jack Keller
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel
Synopsis:
An eastern reporter wants to write a story on Kid Colt, but finds his life too boring to be interesting.
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Indexer Notes

Kid Colt claims in this story that Jesse James has "been retired on his farm for the last three years".

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Trial of Kid Colt!
    Kid Colt Outlaw
  2. 1. The Trial of Kid Colt
    Kid Colt Outlaw
  3. 2. The Search
  4. 3. The Guns of Gringo Gillis
    Kid Colt Outlaw
  5. 4. War In Chicamaw County!
  6. 5. Statement Required by the Act of August 24, 1912, as Amended by the Acts of March 3, 1933, July 2, 1946 and June 11, 1960 (74 Stat. 208)
  7. 6. The Legend That Is Kid Colt!
    Kid Colt Outlaw
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • 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