(August 1948)

Marvel, 1948 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1948-05-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics, Inc.
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1948, 3rd Series, Vol. 2, No. 1, p. 128.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Two-Gun Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Vince Alascia ?; Syd Shores ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Alascia inks per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com. Shores inks per Michael J. Vassallo and Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Bill Everett.

The Killer Badman and the Colt-Hung Kid (Table of Contents: 1)

Two-Gun Kid / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
2977
Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Inks credits originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006)

Guns, Gold, and Glory! (Table of Contents: 2)

Two-Gun Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Frank Sieminsky ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
2979
Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Inks per JIm Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com. Previous indexer credited Syd Shores.

Gun Guard for Boot-Hill! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Sheriff / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SL-3043
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sheriff [Al/Dave "Blaze" Carson/Speed Larson]; Zeb; Lars Johnson

Indexer Notes

The Sheriff next appears as Dave "Blaze" Carson in Blaze Carson (Marvel, 1948 series) #1 (September 1948), there was one more "The Sheriff" feature in Wild Western (Marvel, 1948 series) #3 (also September 1948). Other names from later appearances. The Sheriff is not called by name in this story.

Good Luck to Me (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores ?
Inks
Syd Shores ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
SL -2895
Genre
crime

Death in the Ring! (Table of Contents: 5)

Two-Gun Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Vince Alascia ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
2978
Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Shores pencils and possible Alascia inks per JIm Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com. Previous indexer credited Shores on layouts and John Forte on finished art.

Coloring Page (Table of Contents: 6)

Two-Gun Kid / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Syd Shores ?; Vince Alascia ?
Letters
Artie Simek ?

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Black and white repro of the cover of Two Gun Kid # 2.

Oil Is Where You Find It (Table of Contents: 7)

Annie Oakley / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Winiarski ?
Inks
Earl James ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
2821
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Annie Oakley; Tex; Sally; Mr. Barr

Indexer Notes

Art credits per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr via atlastales.com.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Two-Gun Kid
  2. 1. The Killer Badman and the Colt-Hung Kid
    Two-Gun Kid
  3. 2. Guns, Gold, and Glory!
    Two-Gun Kid
  4. 3. Gun Guard for Boot-Hill!
    The Sheriff
  5. 4. Good Luck to Me
  6. 5. Death in the Ring!
    Two-Gun Kid
  7. 6. Coloring Page
    Two-Gun Kid
  8. 7. Oil Is Where You Find It
    Annie Oakley
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