(April 1950)

Orbit-Wanted, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
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

[Wild Bill Pecos Meets Calamity Kate] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Pecos; Calamity Kate

Indexer Notes

Title from the story

Wild Bill Pecos Meets Calamity Kate (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Pecos; Calamity Kate [Patricia Lane] (sheriff's daughter)

Death of Nuggets Nugent (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein
Inks:
Bernie Krigstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Man Killer (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Frank Slaughter (US marshal); Jim Slade (outlaw killer)

His Last Holdup (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Smith (signed)
Pencils:
Dick Burdick [as R. Burdick] (signed)
Inks:
Dick Burdick [as R. Burdick] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Monte Savage (outlaw)

Gun Law (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Wyatt Earp

The Land Pirate (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rafael Astarita
Inks:
Rafael Astarita
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Theodore Hawley (lumber baron); Karen Hawley (his daughter); Scott Malcolm (her boyfriend)

Indexer Notes

The faces, especially eyes and lower lips, are Astarita's, and can be compared with his signed story in Real Life Comics #53. He is credited on western stories for Orbit Publ. by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Wild Bill Pecos Meets Calamity Kate]
    Wild Bill Pecos
  2. 1. Wild Bill Pecos Meets Calamity Kate
    Wild Bill Pecos
  3. 2. Death of Nuggets Nugent
    Wild Bill Pecos
  4. 3. Man Killer
  5. 4. His Last Holdup
  6. 5. Gun Law
  7. 6. The Land Pirate
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Len Wolinsky
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig