Kid Colt Outlaw: a Giant Western #18

Published
June 1961
Page count
76?
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Conforms with the Horwitz Publications Teenage Code of Approved Reading (1955?–1967?)
 
Conforms with the Horwitz Publications Teenage Code of Approved Reading (1955?–1967?)
GCD
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Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Credits

Art
Maurice Bramley, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 1. Showdown Street (Kid Colt) Comic story, 5 pages
Show/hide 2. Trail of the Outlaw (Kid Colt) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
P-16
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [signed]
Art
Jack Keller, penciller
 
Chris Rule, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #77 (March 1958)
Trail of the Outlaw!
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #81 ([July 1958?])
Trail of the Outlaw!
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #144 (March 1970)
Trail of the Outlaw
 
Australia
Silver Star Western Library (Yaffa/Page, 1974 series) #1 ([November 1974?]) —Silver-Star Western
Trail of the Outlaw!

Synopsis

Kid Colt convinces a youth enamored of the outlaw life to stick to the straight and narrow.

Show/hide 3. The Rangers Strike Back Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Joe Maneely, line art [signed as Maneely]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Gunsmoke Western (Marvel, 1955 series) #38 (December 1956)
The Rangers Strike Back
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #81 ([July 1958?])
The Rangers Strike Back!
 
Australia
Western Adventure Library (Yaffa/Page, 1970 series) #4 ([March 1971?])
The Rangers Strike Back!
Show/hide 4. Untitled [I'll Fight Kid Colt on Sight!] (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages

"Hah - look at them run! They know better than to hang around when Bull Chisholm feels like shooting up a town!"

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
P-11
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Jeb Wilkins; Bull Chisholm

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [signed]
Art
Jack Keller, penciller
 
Chris Rule, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #77 (March 1958)
Untitled [I'll Fight Kid Colt on Sight!]
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #81 ([July 1958?])
Untitled [I'll Fight Kid Colt on Sight!]
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #144 (March 1970)
I'll Fight Kid Colt On Sight!
 
Australia
Western Adventure Library (Yaffa/Page, 1970 series) #4 ([March 1971?])
[I'll Fight Kid Colt on Sight!]

Synopsis

A young gunslinger vows to beat Kid Colt to make his reputation, but the Kid outdraws him with ease.

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Kid Colt) Comic story, 5 pages

"Freeze, all you hombres! First one to move gets it!"

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
P-10
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Looters [Moose Crabb, Spade Scragg]; Sheriff Nixon

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [signed]
Art
Jack Keller, penciller
 
Chris Rule, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #77 (March 1958)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #81 ([July 1958?])
Untitled
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #144 (March 1970)
[Hah--lookit 'em all run!

Synopsis

Kid Colt falls afoul of two bandits and a sheriff with a grudge.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages

"Keep them high, amigo! W'eve come a long way for this showdown!"

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
O-378
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Steel; Sack

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill, scripter
Art
Jack Keller, line art [signed]
Text
Joe Letterese , letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #76 (January 1958)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #82 ([August 1958?])
Untitled

Synopsis

Kid Colt helps cattle-herders ambush a gang that demands payment to pass through their canyon.

Show/hide 7. The Night Rider! Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 8. Gunplay! (Kid Colt) Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 9. Lawman Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
O-102
Characters
Walt Carey; Big Bob Brennan

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Doug Wildey, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #77 (March 1958)
Lawman
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #82 ([August 1958?])
Lawman
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #144 (March 1970)
Lawman
 
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Yaffa/Page, 1968? series) #96 (April 1972)
Lawman!

Synopsis

An unarmed lawyer faces down a local gunslinger with only courage and his boxing skills.

Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 4 pages

"Grab the timbers and stay put!"

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
O-380
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Slim Bradshaw; Natchez Payne; Hank Bradshaw; Billy; Pete Norton; Jake Hazlitt; Shorty Grant

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill, scripter
Art
Jack Keller, line art [signed]
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #76 (January 1958)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #82 ([August 1958?])
Untitled
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #151 (December 1970)
Untitled
 
Australia
Gunman's Western (Yaffa/Page, 1970? series) #5 ([March 1971?])
Untitled
 
Australia
Silver Star Western Library (Yaffa/Page, 1974 series) #1 ([November 1974?]) —Silver-Star Western
Untitled
 
Australia
Killer Western Library (Yaffa/Page, 1974 series) #4 ([1977?])
Untitled
 
Australia
Gunsmoke Western Picture Library (Yaffa/Page, 1970? series) #9 ([May 1975?])
No title recorded
 
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Yaffa/Page, 1975? series) #9 ([August 1982])
[Deadwood Dilemma]

Synopsis

Kid Colt intervenes in a family feud which turns out to be based on a mistake.

Show/hide 11. How Kid Colt Became an Outlaw! (Kid Colt) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
7569
Characters
Kid Colt

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Pete Tumlinson, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #11 (October 1950)
How Kid Colt Became an Outlaw!
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #80 ([June 1958?])
How Kid Colt Became an Outlaw!
Show/hide 12. Paid in Full Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
7593

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Werner Roth, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #11 (October 1950)
Paid in Full
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #80 ([June 1958?])
Paid in Full
Show/hide 13. Captured by Comanches (Kid Colt) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
7574
Characters
Kid Colt

Credits

Writing
Leon Lazarus, scripter
Art
Pete Tumlinson, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #11 (October 1950)
Captured by Comanches
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #80 ([June 1958?])
Captured by Comanches
Show/hide 14. The Saddle-Tramp Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
L-352

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [signed]
Art
Dave Berg, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wyatt Earp (Atlas [Marvel], 1955 series) #9 (March 1957)
The Saddle-Tramp
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1955 series) #80 ([June 1958?])
The Saddle-Tramp

Notes

Pages 21-26 of Kid Colt Outlaw #81 are reprinted as the first third of this issue.

Pages 1-6 and 12-27 of Kid Colt Outlaw #82 are as the middle third. The five page 'The Jaws of Doom!' story from that issue is not reprinted.

Pages 2-27 of Kid Colt Outlaw #80 are reprinted as the final third of this issue.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Anthony Gillies

AusReprints ID

  • 67050

Entry created

  • 26/12/2012

Cover added

  • 26/12/2012

Index completed

  • 11/11/2023

Last updated

  • 11/11/2023