(October 1960)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Leading Magazine Corp.
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

Distributed to newstands in May 1960. This issue includes 10 pages of paid advertisements.

Some information on this issue supplied by Tom Lammers and the Timely/Atlas discussion list. Distribution date from Joseph Marek's Marvel Comics Group history website.

The Ghost of Midnight Mountain! (Table of Contents)

Kid Colt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed as Kirby)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed as Ayers)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]
Reprints

The Ghost of Midnight Mountain! (Table of Contents: 1)

Kid Colt / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed as Stan Lee [early- to mid-career])
Pencils
Jack Keller (signed as Jack Keller)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-879
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Caleb
Synopsis
The Kid uncovers bandits using the legend of a haunted mountain to protect their hideout.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is divided into two chapters: chapter one—"Trapped on Midnight Mountain!" (7 pp), and chapter two—"The Secret of Midnight Mountain!" (6 pp).

Ayers inks per Nick Caputo, February 2013. Previous indexer credited Jack Keller.

Golden Trail (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely (signed as M.) (illustration)
Inks
Joe Maneely (signed as M.) (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-704
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Old Stan; Dan Clerihew; Clark
Synopsis
A vulnerable gold shipment is hidden by a clever stagecoach driver to fool robbers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

The Man Who Wouldn't Fight! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed as Stan Lee)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed as Kirby)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed as Ayers)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-896
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Blaze Moon; Crag Smith
Synopsis
A town bully bites off more than he can chew when he harasses a soft-spoken man who turns out to be a top gunman.
Reprints

The Man Who Hated Kid Colt! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Stan Lee (signed as Stan Lee)
Pencils
Jack Keller (signed as Jack Keller)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-897
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Sam Cantrell [Mr. Talbot]
Synopsis
A man who tries to get Kid Colt kicked off a stagecoach turns out to be an outlaw himself.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ayers inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Jack Keller.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ghost of Midnight Mountain!
    Kid Colt
  2. 1. The Ghost of Midnight Mountain!
    Kid Colt
  3. 2. Golden Trail
  4. 3. The Man Who Wouldn't Fight!
  5. 4. The Man Who Hated Kid Colt!
    Kid Colt
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
  • David Bruce
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome