Kid Colt Outlaw: a Giant Western #23

Published
April 1962
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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Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Maurice Bramley, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Stamps on Approval (Seven Seas Stamps Pty. Ltd) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Seven Seas Stamps Pty. Ltd
Code
H.P.2 K.C./4/62
Show/hide 2. The Snake Tattoo! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages
Show/hide 3. The Plundered Stage! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
K-723
Characters
Kid Colt

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #67 (December 1956)
The Plundered Stage!
Also printed
United States
The Mighty Marvel Western (Marvel, 1968 series) #14 (September 1971)
The Plundered Stage
 
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Yaffa/Page, 1968? series) #95 ([February 1972])
The Plundered Stage!
Show/hide 4. Return of the Outlaw! Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
K-874

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #67 (December 1956)
Return of the Outlaw!
Show/hide 5. The Missing Witness! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
K-856
Characters
Kid Colt

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jack Keller, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #67 (December 1956)
The Missing Witness!
Show/hide 6. The Big Man Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
L-861

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [signed]
Art
Syd Shores, line art
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #72 (May 1957)
The Big Man
Show/hide 7. Fateful Journey! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
L-794
Characters
Kid Colt Outlaw

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) #72 (May 1957)
Fateful Journey!
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Yaffa/Page, 1968? series) #95 ([February 1972])
Fateful Journey!
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #210 (September 1976)
Fateful Journey
Show/hide 8. A Bet with Death! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
M-265
Characters
Kid Colt; Crab Castro; Jess Hodgins (Sheriff); Doc Gregg

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #74 (September 1957)
A Bet With Death!
Also printed
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #143 (February 1970)
A Bet With Death!

Synopsis

Kid Colt helps a sheriff with useless hands clean up his town.

Show/hide 9. A Trap for a Killer! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
M-266
Characters
Kid Colt Outlaw; Chet (Barber); Shotgun Bellows

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #74 (September 1957)
A Trap For a Killer!
Also printed
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #143 (February 1970)
A Trap For a Killer

Synopsis

Kid Colt is mistaken for an agent from Kansas City.

Show/hide 10. Bordertown Justice! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages
Show/hide 11. Where Rides the Rustler! Comic story, 5 pages
Show/hide 12. The Deputy Says: Draw! (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
T-288
Characters
Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; Seth; Hank Yates

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #85 (July 1959)
The Deputy Says: Draw!
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1959 series) #95 ([August 1959?])
The Deputy Says: Draw!
 
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Yaffa/Page, 1968? series) #90 ([1969?])
The Deputy Says: Draw!
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #153 (May 1971)
The Deputy Says: Draw!

Synopsis

Kid Colt tries to convince Hank Yates he doesn't want to get into a gunfight but must eventually draw on Yates.

Show/hide 13. Guns Roar in Calamity Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
M-624

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Forgione, penciller
 
Jack Abel, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Outlaws (Warwick [Atlas], 1954 series) #21 (August 1957)
Guns Roar In Calamity
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1959 series) #95 ([August 1959?])
Guns Roar in Calamity
 
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Yaffa/Page, 1968? series) #90 ([1969?])
Guns Roar in Calamity
Show/hide 14. Siege at the Circle-X (Kid Colt Outlaw) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Colt Outlaw
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
T-289
Characters
Kid Colt Outlaw; Steel; Hunk Porter (villain); Miss Stevens

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #85 (July 1959)
Siege at the Circle-X
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1959 series) #95 ([August 1959?])
Siege at the Circle-X
 
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Yaffa/Page, 1968? series) #90 ([1969?])
Siege at the Circle-X
 
United States
Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #153 (May 1971)
Siege at the Circle-X
 
Australia
Kid Colt Evens the Odds (Yaffa/Page, 1978?) ([1978])
Siege at the Circle-X

Synopsis

Kid Colt helps Miss Stevens and her sick grandfather hold their homestead from Hunk Porter and his men who want to run them off.

Show/hide 15. The Day of the Badman! (Two-Gun Kid) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Two-Gun Kid
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
T-274

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Two Gun Kid (Marvel, 1953 series) #48 (June 1959)
The Day of the Badman!
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1959 series) #95 ([August 1959?])
The Day of the Badman!
Show/hide 16. Showdown at Sunset! (Two-Gun Kid) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Two-Gun Kid
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
T-277

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter
Art
Al Hartley, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Two Gun Kid (Marvel, 1953 series) #48 (June 1959)
Showdown at Sunset!
Also printed
Australia
Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz, 1959 series) #95 ([August 1959?])
Showdown at Sunset!
 
Australia
Outlaw Adventures (Yaffa/Page, 1974 series) #1 ([1974?])

Notes

Job number from Dr. Michael J. Vassello via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Show/hide 17. How to Play the Mouth Organ in 30 Minutes (The Sampson Mouth Organ Club) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Sampson Mouth Organ Club
Show/hide 18. How to Play the Banjo Mandolin in 30 Minutes (The Sampson School of Music) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Sampson School of Music
Show/hide 19. These Terrific Stamps are Yours Free (Rocket Stamps) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rocket Stamps
Code
T.C. K.C.G./4/62

Notes

The numbering in this issue runs in three sequences. The first part is page 2 to page 27. The Middle part runs page 2 to page 21. The final part runs page 2 to page 27 and reprints the contents of Kid Colt Outlaw (Horwitz) #95.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Jay Dropbear Johnson

AusReprints ID

  • 74511

Entry created

  • 16/12/2021

Cover added

  • 20/11/2023

Index completed

  • 16/12/2021

Last updated

  • 20/11/2023