Giant Wild West #1

Published
February 1955
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
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/968952

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Men Who Made the West!"

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Art
Maurice Bramley, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Maurice Bramley , letterer
Show/hide 1. The Silent Bandits (Ringo Kid) Comic story, 6 pages

"Vic Vandal would have liked to hire the Ringo Kid's gun..."

Featuring

Feature
Ringo Kid
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
F-459

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wild Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1948 series) #41 (February 1955)
The Silent Killer!
Also printed
Australia
Ringo Kid (Horwitz, 1955 series) #3 ([1955?])
The Silent Bandits

Notes

Story re-titled, from "The Silent Killer!" to "The Silent Bandits", most likely for reasons of censorship.

Show/hide 2. Mystery in Tombstone Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
M-28

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Quick-Trigger Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1956 series) #18 (July 1957)
Mystery In Tombstone
Show/hide 3. Massacre Powwow (The Lone Rider) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Lone Rider
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Lone Rider

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, penciller (Iger Shop)
 
, inker (Iger Shop)
Text
, letterer
Editing
Ruth Roche, original Editor
 
S. M. Iger, original Art Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Lone Rider (Farrell, 1951 series) #16 (October-November 1953)
Massacre Powwow
Also printed
Australia
The Lone Rider (Transport, 1952 series) #16 ([November 1953?])
Massacre Powwow

Synopsis

The Lone Rider finds a covered wagon going into dangerous Indian territory.

Notes

There was an earlier printing in The Lone Rider (Farrell, 1951 series) #2 (June 1951), titled 'War Paint'.

Show/hide 4. Ambush! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
B-610

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wild Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1948 series) #26 (February 1953)
Ambush!
Show/hide 5. The Ringo Kid! Comic story, 4 pages

"Clear the Streets!"

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
B-359

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [signed]
Art
Jay Scott Pike, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wild Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1948 series) #26 (February 1953)
The Ringo Kid!

Notes

This is not the same character as the later western series.

Show/hide 6. Mark of the Outlaw Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
M-433

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Powell, line art [signed as Remington]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Kid From Texas (Marvel, 1957 series) #1 (June 1957)
Mark of the Outlaw
Show/hide 7. The Guns of Dan Hawk! (Kid From Texas) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid From Texas
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
L-935
Characters
I & O: Dan Hawk (the Kid From Texas)

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Kid From Texas (Marvel, 1957 series) #1 (June 1957)
The Guns of Dan Hawk!
Show/hide 8. The Phantom of Coronado! (Ringo Kid) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ringo Kid
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
M-174

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Ringo Kid Western (Marvel, 1954 series) #19 (July 1957)
The Phantom of Coronado!
Show/hide 9. Thieves in the Night! (Billy Buckskin) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Billy Buckskin
Genre
Western
Code
H-661

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Mort Drucker, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Billy Buckskin (Atlas [Marvel], 1955 series) #3 (March 1956)
Thieves In the Night!
Also printed
Australia
Ringo Kid (Yaffa/Page, 1970? series) #28 ([1970?])
Thieves in the Night
Show/hide 10. Fang, Claw and Six-Gun! (Ringo Kid) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ringo Kid
Genre
Western-frontier
Code
M-217

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Ringo Kid Western (Marvel, 1954 series) #19 (July 1957)
Fang, Claw, and Six-Gun!
Also printed
Australia
Ringo Kid (Yaffa/Page, 1970? series) #28 ([1970?])
Fang, Claw and Six Gun!
Show/hide 11. Henry Plummer Comic story, 6 pages

"He Traveled Two Thousand Miles to Become the Terror of the Old West!"

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
7914

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Outlaws and Sheriffs (Marvel (Interstate), 1949? series) #66 (April 1951)
Harry Plummer the Cold-Eyed Killer!

Notes

Story source is uncertain - if correct, the original title has been changed.

Show/hide 12. Trail of the Owlhoot! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western
Code
M-21

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Matt Baker, line art
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Quick-Trigger Western (Atlas [Marvel], 1956 series) #18 (July 1957)
Trail Of the Owlhoot!
Also printed
Australia
Badman Western Library (Yaffa/Page, 1971? series) #3 ([August 1972?])
Trail of the Owlhoot!
Show/hide 13. Outside the Law Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
O-101
Characters
Crane Dowling; Lou Flanders; Dean Dowling; Jane Flanders

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Johnny Craig, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee , editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wyatt Earp (Atlas [Marvel], 1955 series) #21 (February 1959)
Outside the Law
Also printed
Australia
Badman Western Library (Yaffa/Page, 1971? series) #3 ([August 1972?])
Outside the Law

Synopsis

A cattle rancher learns to live in peace with sheepmen when his son falls in love with a sheepherder's daughter.

Show/hide 14. Get the Sagamaw Kid Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier
Code
M-23

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Quick Trigger Western (Marvel, 1956 series) #18 (July 1957)
Git the Sagamaw Kid

Status

Can you help?

This record is incomplete. Click here to help.

AusReprints ID

  • 56470

Entry created

  • 03/12/2010

Cover added

  • 23/02/2020

Index completed

  • 22/02/2020

Last updated

  • 23/02/2020