(March 1950)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Interstate Publishing Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comic [round logo]
Editing
Stan Lee ? (editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lorn Reming (photograph of Macdonald Carey)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Photo of Macdonald Carey from Paramount Pictures' Streets of Laredo (1949)

Pepper Lawson Texas' King of the Badmen! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
6897
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
John Hacker; William 'Pepper' Lawson; Clarence 'Doc' Lambert; Slim Aikers; Ward; Brakie
Synopsis
With Lawson dominating Durfee, Hacker is sent to clean up the town. Posing as a janitor Hacker carefully gathers intelligence on Lawson's gang, distributes warrants and finally bands the town against Lawson, killing Lawson and more than half of his 100-man strong gang.
Keywords
Durfee County; Texas

Indexer Notes

Maneely art per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com.

Chief Tall Wolf's War! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely; Dave Berg (see notes)
Inks
Joe Maneely; Dave Berg (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
6926
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tom Nickson; Red Eagle; Chief Tall Wolf; Calico; Robbins
Synopsis
A friendly wager to kill buffalo between Tom and Calico enrages the Comanche, who begin an uprising. Tom himself joins the fight and engages in one-on-one combat against Chief Tall Wolf but the US Cavalry end the conflict by presenting documents outlawing the killing of buffalo.
Keywords
Comanche; Dodge City; Eagle Rock; Kansas; Red Gulch; US Cavalry

Indexer Notes

Maneely pencils and inks and Dave Berg splash page per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com.

Fatal Error (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
5261
Genre
western-frontier

The Fastest Rising Star in Movies (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Whip Wilson / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Double Cross of Sam Bass! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sol Brodsky ?; Syd Shores ?
Inks
Sol Brodsky ?; Syd Shores ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
6871
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sam Bass; Arkansaw; Jim Jackson; Jo Collins; Bags o' Gold; Jake; Lem
Synopsis
Biography of outlaw Sam Bass (1851-1878)
Keywords
Dakota; Indiana; Nebraska; Round Rock; Texas; Texas Rangers

Indexer Notes

Possible Shores or Becker/Brodsky art per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr via atlastales.com.

The McCanles Massacre (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lorence Bjorklund
Inks
Lorence Bjorklund
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
7035
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Hickok; Dave McCanles; Nell; Abraham Lincoln; Colonel Bell; Mrs. Waltman; Doc Mills
Synopsis
Biography of lawman James Butler "Wild Bill" Hickok (1937-1876), including an historically questionable account of his shootout with the McCanles Gang at Rock Creek Station near Endicott NE in July 1861.
Keywords
Illinois; Missouri; Troy Grove

Indexer Notes

Bjorklund credit per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com.

Kill the Sheep-Men! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pierce Rice
Inks
Chu F. Hing
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
6766
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ted Rockwell; Nick Nichols; Spud; Baldy; Chuck Gibson; Mr. Gibson; Mr. Rockwell
Synopsis
Returning from the Spanish-American War, Ted and Chuck find their families in a range war over rustling. The real rustlers try to divert the ranchers by framing Ted as a member of their gang, but Ted leads the others to Nick's rustlers. Nick kills Ted but Chuck avenges his best friend's death by shooting Nick.
Reprints
Keywords
cattle rustling; Suet; Wyoming

Indexer Notes

art credits per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Pepper Lawson Texas' King of the Badmen!
  3. 2. Chief Tall Wolf's War!
  4. 3. Fatal Error
  5. 4. The Fastest Rising Star in Movies
    Whip Wilson
  6. 5. The Double Cross of Sam Bass!
  7. 6. The McCanles Massacre
  8. 7. Kill the Sheep-Men!
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