The comic is an adaptation of the James Fenimore Cooper novel "The Last of the Mohicans" (1826).
The indicia lists the title as Marvel Classics Comics Series Featuring Last of the Mohicans.
Beginning with this issue, all new material would be presented.
The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.
Biography of James Fenimore Cooper.
Figures of Hawkeye and Chingachgook re-drawn from last panel of page 4 of story.