(October 1951)

Orbit-Wanted, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Syd Shores (signed)
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent (his pard); Lobo the Wolf Boy

Wild Bill Pecos Meets the Undertaker! (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent (his pard); Mike Hantland [The Undertaker] (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Penciller credit from the French fan magazine Back Up #14, as submitted by Stephane Petit, via the GCD Errors list, February 2009.

Hostage for Death! (Table of Contents)

Lobo... The Wolf Boy / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lobo; Black Jacques (villain)
Synopsis:
Three white men are out to get a valuable totem pole from the tribe of Lobo.

Indexer Notes

The face of Lobo with narrow nose on last page is similar to faces in his signed story in #26. He is also credited on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, so very probable him.
Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

ad for the next issue

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos Pow Wow / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
editors; readers
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Swirling Peril! (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent (his pard)
Synopsis:
Looters prey upon Tombestone City under cover of a blinding sandstorm.

Indexer Notes

Art similar to Shores's signed stories in this series.

The Greatest Hero or Hair-o of the West? (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent (his pard)
Synopsis:
Nuggets is mistaken for the lost husband of an old hillbilly maid.

Indexer Notes

Horses point to Shores as artist. Very probably his work.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wild Bill Pecos; Lobo
  2. 1. Wild Bill Pecos Meets the Undertaker!
    Wild Bill Pecos
  3. 2. Hostage for Death!
    Lobo... The Wolf Boy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wild Bill Pecos
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Wild Bill Pecos Pow Wow
  6. 5. The Swirling Peril!
    Wild Bill Pecos
  7. 6. The Greatest Hero or Hair-o of the West?
    Wild Bill Pecos
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig