(December 1950)

Orbit-Wanted, 1947 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1950
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Toytown Publications, Inc.
Editing
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Inks
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
crime

The Man Who Lost His Face! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Mort Leav (signed)
Inks
Mort Leav (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Action Unlimited / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk (signed)
Pencils
Mort Leav (signed)
Inks
Mort Leav (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You missed, hotshot!
Genre
crime
Characters
Anthony Action; [Billy Chambers]; Miss Dumont; Henry Witheram (flashback); Iron Guy; J. Watson Chambers (dies); Eddie Rap; Lila
Synopsis
Tony Action locates Billy Chambers, but learns Billy ran away when he found his father's plans to take over crime syndicates across the country.

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 2. Continued from Wanted Comics (1947 series) #31.

[William Freddie Davis] (Table of Contents: 3)

Wanted / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte ?
Inks
John Forte ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; adventure

The Red Neck-Tie (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

Dead Man's Witness (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Syd Shores
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Vincent Calline (bookmaker)
Synopsis
They were the best organized gang of race track swindlers in the country.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The art is so similar to Syd Shores's signed Black Rider stories and Wanted Comics #48, that this most probably is by him. Faces, mouth with two long lines, and the horses and movement. He is credited on 7 issues of Wanted Comics, but not this.

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn.

William Demski (Table of Contents: 6)

Wanted / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte ?
Inks
John Forte ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; adventure

Gang Doctor (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from the French fan magazine Back Up #14, as submitted by Stephane Petit, via the GCD Errors list, February 2009.
Additional infos come from the John Buscema checklist built by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr and Michel Maillot.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Man Who Lost His Face!
  3. 2. ["You missed, hotshot!"]
    Action Unlimited
  4. 3. [William Freddie Davis]
    Wanted
  5. 4. The Red Neck-Tie
  6. 5. Dead Man's Witness
  7. 6. William Demski
    Wanted
  8. 7. Gang Doctor
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