Kid Colt Outlaw #4

United States

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
February 1949
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Golden Age size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/216639

Credits

Editing
Stan Lee, Editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Kid Colt) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Art
Syd Shores, line art
Colours
Stan Goldberg , colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Six-Gun Deadline! (Kid Colt) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
4460
Characters
Kid Colt; Sam Snark [Ben Charters]; Sam Graham; Madge Graham; Amos Sniveley; Dandy Kilroy

Credits

Writing
Ernie Hart, scripter
Art
Russ Heath, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw: a Giant Western (Horwitz, 1958 series) #13 ([August 1959?])
Six-Gun Deadline!

Synopsis

An old acquaintance of Kid Colt's offers him the opportunity to help swindle a rancher out of his cattle, but the Kid sides with the rancher instead.

Show/hide 2. Untitled In-house column, 1 page

"Hi friends: Lately there has been quite a debate about comics raging in the pages of the Saturday Review of Literature,"

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee , scripter
Text
, typeset

Notes

Anti Dr. Wertham editorial from the editor of Marvel Comics.

Page also includes a list of all titles currently published by the Marvel Comic Group.

Show/hide 3. Fight or Crawl, Outlaw! (Kid Colt) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
4518
Characters
Kid Colt; Tiger Lowery; Jack Renault [Rocco Rossido]; Preacher Perkins; Sheriff Baylis

Credits

Writing
Ernie Hart, scripter
Art
Russ Heath, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw: a Giant Western (Horwitz, 1958 series) #1 ([June 1956?])
Fight or Crawl, Outlaw!

Synopsis

A fixed boxing match and a crooked preacher nearly take Kid Colt down.

Show/hide 4. That Sleepy Man Text story, 1.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
SL-3431

Credits

Writing
, author
Text
, typeset

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Original
Complete Mystery (Marvel, 1948 series) #3 (December 1948)
Show/hide 5. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc. Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Text
, typeset

Notes

Statement of October 1, 1948

Owners: Hercules Publishing Corp. and Martin Goodman, both at 350 5th Avenue, New York 1, N.Y.

The indicia publisher of all four issues in this series is Leading Comic Corp., so Hercules Publishing Corp may be listed in error.

Show/hide 6. Bushwhacker's Boomerang! (Kid Colt) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
4381
Characters
Kid Colt; Black Barstow

Credits

Writing
Ernie Hart, scripter
Art
Russ Heath, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw: a Giant Western (Horwitz, 1958 series) #1 ([June 1956?])
Bushwhacker's Boomerang!

Synopsis

After Black Barstow's gang robs a bank, Kid Colt helps the townspeople capture them, since the town's sheriff is off trying to capture Kid Colt.

Show/hide 7. The Killers of Abilene! (Tex Taylor) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tex Taylor
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
3898
Characters
Tex Taylor; Nick Fallon; Dick Jerris

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Pierce Rice , penciller
 
Dick Rockwell , inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

Tex hunts the man who murdered a friend of his father.

Notes

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

Show/hide 8. The Giant of the Badlands! (Kid Colt) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
4496
Characters
Kid Colt; Mortimer Mild; Giant Bunyan

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Printed in
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1952 series) #6 ([1952])

Synopsis

Kid Colt encounters the insane grandson of Paul Bunyan, a giant who hates normal-sized people.

Notes

Sekowsky pencils and unknown inks per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com. Previous indexer credited Syd Shores on pencils and inks.


Notes

Indexed from some information from Saltarella and atlastales.com.

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. 2, p. 207, Copyright number: B167965.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 107581

Entry created

  • 06/11/2023

Cover added

  • 06/11/2023

Index completed

  • 06/11/2023