(December 1949)

Orbit-Wanted, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly except January, May, July and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Patches Publications, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Riders of the Gunsmoke Trail (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Apache Joe (outlaw); Billy Boy Devlin (outlaw)

Indexer Notes

Title is from the story

Riders of the Gunsmoke Trail (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Leav (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent (his pard); Sam JOhnson (sheriff); Apache Joe (outlaw); Harry Kendrick (outlaw); Jim Ottoway (outlaw); Billy Boy Devlin (outlaw); Clem Younger (outlaw)

The Trail Back (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.33 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein (signed) [as B. B. Krig]
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rance Blair

Nuggets Nugent Goes to Work! (Table of Contents)

Nuggets Nugent / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein (signed) [as Bebee]
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Nuggets Nugent; Wild Bill Pecos
Reprints:

The Last of the Harpes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Lawrence ?
Inks:
Mort Lawrence ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wiley Harpe; Setton; Anthony Glass; Captain McCoy
Synopsis:
The story of the Harpes, ruthless highwaymen in the Natchez Trace by the Mississippi.

Indexer Notes

A True Story
The art looks like Lawrence, with the close up heads, eyes and movement, as in his other signed stories in this issue. Probably him.

The Gun Fighter (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Clay Raymond

Roll Mules Roll (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Riders of the Gunsmoke Trail
    Wild Bill Pecos
  2. 1. Riders of the Gunsmoke Trail
    Wild Bill Pecos
  3. 2. The Trail Back
  4. 3. Nuggets Nugent Goes to Work!
    Nuggets Nugent
  5. 4. The Last of the Harpes
  6. 5. The Gun Fighter
  7. 6. Roll Mules Roll
    Wild Bill Pecos
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Len Wolinsky
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig