Wild Western #2

Published
December 1953
Page count
24
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Glued spine
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1148103

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded Cover, 1 page

Credits

Art
, penciller
 
Hy Rosen, penciller
 
Vern Henkel, penciller
 
, inker
 
Hy Rosen , inker
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

The main image on this cover is from the splash panel of 'Death Rides the Slug'. The Gunhawk image is from the final page of 'Gun Siege!' The Apache Kid panel is from the splash page of 'White Swan's Treason!'

Show/hide 1. Gun Siege! (Red Larabee, the Gunhawk) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Red Larabee, the Gunhawk
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
9020

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Hy Rosen, line art
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wild Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1948 series) #19 (December 1951)
Gun Siege
Also printed
Australia
Giant Gunsmoke Western (Horwitz, 1958? series) #6 (January 1959)
Gun Siege!

Notes

Rosen credit per Atlas Tales. Previous indexer credited Chic Stone.

Show/hide 2. White Swan's Treason! (Apache Kid) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Apache Kid
Genre
Western-Frontier
Code
8142

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Vern Henkel, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wild Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1948 series) #16 (June 1951)
White Swan's Treason!
Also printed
Australia
Giant Gunsmoke Western (Horwitz, 1958? series) #6 (January 1959)
White Swan's Treason!
Show/hide 3. Death Rides the Slug Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Ed Cronin, original Editor [as Edward Cronin]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Fighters (Hillman, 1948 series) v3#10 (September 1951)
Death Rides the Slug
Also printed
Australia
Giant Gunsmoke Western (Horwitz, 1958? series) #6 (January 1959)
Death Rides the Slug
Show/hide 4. The Brimstone Badmen! (Two-Gun Kid) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Two-Gun Kid
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wild Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1948 series) #11 (June 1950)
The Brimstone Badmen
Also printed
Australia
Giant Gunsmoke Western (Horwitz, 1958? series) #6 (January 1959)
The Brimstone Badmen!
Show/hide 5. Free! Leather Ever-Ready Case (Dow Sales Pty. Ltd.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dow Sales Pty. Ltd.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Anthony Gillies

AusReprints ID

  • 82874

Entry created

  • 14/10/2013

Cover added

  • 19/11/2023

Index completed

  • 19/11/2023

Last updated

  • 19/11/2023