(March 1962)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1961-12-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Leading Magazine Corp.
Brand
MC
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

First 12¢ issue. Includes 10 pages of paid advertisements. On-sale date from 1961 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
This issue has variants:

The Great Train Robbery! (Table of Contents)

Kid Colt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Dakota Dillon
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Bond Book Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Great Train Robbery! (Table of Contents: 2)

Kid Colt / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
V-571
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Dakota Dillon; Red; Seth
Synopsis
Kid Colt stops a train robbery.
Reprints

Arizona Lawman (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
F-751
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Caleb; Doc Hammer; Mike; Dade Morgan; Larry Walker
Synopsis
A newly incorporated town solves the problem of which of two friends to appoint Sheriff by making itself into two towns.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration. The first page appears after page 5 of “The Great Train Robbery”. The second page appears between the two ad pages which are located between the stories “Hoofbeats of Doom” and “The Menace of Bulldog Yates”.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Medford Products, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Zack Krull, the Man Who Outdrew the Kid! (Table of Contents: 5)

Kid Colt / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
V-576
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Zack Krull
Synopsis
Kid Colt finally meets a man who can outdraw him, but his aim isn't good enough and he loses to the Kid.
Reprints

Great New Idea From CTI (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Commercial Trades Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Hoofbeats of Doom! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed as Stan Lee [early- to mid-career])
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-549
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cassidy
Synopsis
A man tracks down a magnificent wild horse, but decides not to capture it when the horse saves his life.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Stamps; Shop by Mail] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Menace of Bulldog Yates! (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Job Number
V-577
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Bulldog Yates; Nan
Synopsis
A bounty hunter uses a girl smitten with him to trap Kid Colt, but she helps him escape instead.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Padell Book Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Great Train Robbery!
    Kid Colt
  2. 1. ["New Discoveries in Hypnotism"]
    Bond Book Co.
  3. 2. The Great Train Robbery!
    Kid Colt
  4. 3. Arizona Lawman
  5. 4. ["New super-speed way to add pounds of solid muscle to chest, back, arms, wrist!"]
    Medford Products, Inc.
  6. 5. Zack Krull, the Man Who Outdrew the Kid!
    Kid Colt
  7. 6. Great New Idea From CTI
    Commercial Trades Institute
  8. 7. ["Reward $2,000.00"]
  9. 8. ["Amazing Wrist Radio"]
    Honor House Products
  10. 9. Hoofbeats of Doom!
  11. 10. ["Boys -- 12 or older"]
    Grit
  12. 11. ["Transistor Radio"]
    Honor House Products
  13. 12. [Stamps; Shop by Mail]
  14. 13. The Menace of Bulldog Yates!
    Kid Colt
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Padell Book Co.
  16. 15. ["Treasure Chest of Fun"]
    Honor House Products
  17. 16. ["For a successful career in radio television electronics"]
    National Radio Institute
  18. 17. ["New Type of Shoe will Fill Your Pockets with Cash!"]
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