(September 1950)

Orbit-Wanted, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Patches Publications, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Pecos / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mort Leav (signed)
Inks
Mort Leav ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

School for Outlaws! (Table of Contents: 1)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent; The Dallas Kid (villain); Sundown Sam (villain)
Synopsis
Several outlaws are brought blindfolded to a secret hideout to be tought the methods of successful outlawry.

Indexer Notes

Long faces, movement and accurate horses are most probably the work of Syd Shores, who is credited on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

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

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

Blood Brother! (Table of Contents: 3)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent; Killing Arrow (proud Indian chief)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn. Possible Shores/Klein art per Nick Caputo, November 2015.

The Six-Gun Spinster (Table of Contents: 4)

Nuggets Nugent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Nuggets Nugent; Lizzie Lowry (spinster); Wild Bill Pecos

Indexer Notes

Penciller credit from the French fan magazine Back Up #14, as submitted by Stephane Petit, via the GCD Errors list, February 2009.

The Scar (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

The Gaucho Kid! (Table of Contents: 6)

Calamity Kate / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
John Rosenberger ?
Inks
John Rosenberger ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Patricia Layne [Calamity Kate]; The Gaucho Kid (villain)
Synopsis
It was only a ladie's garter, Patricia Layne's, but the Gaucho Kid wanted it badly.

Indexer Notes

Same art as Rosenberger's work on Archie's "Adventures of the Jaguar", and signed story in Planet Comics #29. Eyes and lips are special. Nick Caputo is uncertain of the Rosenberger attribution.

The Rawhide Railroad - a Legend (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
western-frontier

Golden City of Monteado (Table of Contents: 8)

Wild Bill Pecos / comic story / 8.25 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Characters
Wild Bill Pecos; Nuggets Nugent; Queen Cobra (villain; a beautiful woman with a heart of ice)

Indexer Notes

Penciller credit from the French fan magazine Back Up #14, as submitted by Stephane Petit, via the GCD Errors list, February 2009.

Don't Miss Wild Bill Pecos.. (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Wild Bill Pecos / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.75 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wild Bill Pecos
  2. 1. School for Outlaws!
    Wild Bill Pecos
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Blood Brother!
    Wild Bill Pecos
  5. 4. The Six-Gun Spinster
    Nuggets Nugent
  6. 5. The Scar
  7. 6. The Gaucho Kid!
    Calamity Kate
  8. 7. The Rawhide Railroad - a Legend
  9. 8. Golden City of Monteado
    Wild Bill Pecos
  10. 9. Don't Miss Wild Bill Pecos..
    Wild Bill Pecos
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig