(December 1970)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound (#1-7), Saddle-stitched (#8-33)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ghost Rider / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed); Herb Trimpe (alterations)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed); Herb Trimpe (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Got to get thru those hired guns..
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ghost Rider [Carter Slade]; Hurricane [Harry Kane]

Indexer Notes

Figures on the left side strip of cover taken from interior stories. Black Mask by Syd Shores;
Wyatt Earp by Dick Ayers, per Nick Caputo. Apache Kid by Werner Roth per Bruno Andreacchi. Hurricane figure altered by Herb Trimpe.

The Man Called Hurricane (Table of Contents: 1)

Ghost Rider / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Vince Colletta (pages 1-5); Dick Ayers (pages 6-10)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek; Dick Ayers

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

The story was originally announced for Ghost Rider (Marvel, 1967 series) #8. When the book was cancelled the story may have been partially completed. Note that the first five pages are inked by Vince Colletta and lettered by Artie Simek, while pages 6-10 are inked and lettered by Ayers; he may have completed the story for this issue. Info per Nick Caputo.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely
Inks
Joe Maneely; ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
7670
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Curse of Night-Wind
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Apache Kid; Bulge Lister; Cregar; Chief Old Toad; Nightwind
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Recounts how the Apache Kid first acquired his horse Nightwind (also written as Night-Wind).
Title from cover of APACHE KID #53 [1].

Barbed Wire! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H210
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Attack on Fort America! (Table of Contents: 4)

Wyatt Earp / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Ayers

Job Number
M272
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp, Frontier Marshal; Major Storm
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Last Roundup! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Forgione
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-209
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Siege! (Table of Contents: 7)

Billy Buckskin / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H187
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Billy Buckskin; Soapy
Reprints

Stampede of the Longhorns! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita (signed)
Inks
John Romita (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G54
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Western Kid [Tex Dawson]; Whirlwind [horse]; Lightning [dog]; Bart Carter
Reprints

Showdown at Sunup (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H232 ?
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Black Gauntlet! (Table of Contents: 10)

Black Mask / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
E314
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Black Mask [Doc Masters]; Satan [Ichabod]; Maynard Murrell
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Black Rider's name altered to Black Mask in this and other reprint stories

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Got to get thru those hired guns.."]
    Ghost Rider
  2. 1. The Man Called Hurricane
    Ghost Rider
  3. 2. ["The Curse of Night-Wind"]
    Apache Kid
  4. 3. Barbed Wire!
  5. 4. Attack on Fort America!
    Wyatt Earp
  6. 5. ["More Marvel Masterpieces..."]
  7. 6. Last Roundup!
  8. 7. Siege!
    Billy Buckskin
  9. 8. Stampede of the Longhorns!
    Western Kid
  10. 9. Showdown at Sunup
  11. 10. The Black Gauntlet!
    Black Mask
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Andrés Jiménez
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen