> Rawhide Kid Volume 1

From the Mouths of the Marvels:

"Someone recognized me! I've got to get out of town pronto!"

- - Rawhide Kid, page 1

A nicely choreographed punch-em-up by Jack Kirby!


Rawhide Kid #18
October 1960 • 25 pages + cover

Publication Date: May 31, 1960

Letters Page: No letters page was published in this issue

I: Rawhide Kid:
Chapter One: "At the Mercy of Wolf Waco!"
Chapter Two: "The Rawhide Kid Strikes Back!"

Job Number: T-861

Pages: 13

Script: Stan Lee
Pencils: Jack Kirby
Inks: Dick Ayers
Letters: Unknown

Featured Characters: Wolf Waco, Red

Settings: Drygulch

Synopsis: Rawhide Kid gets mixed up with Wolf Waco and his notorious group of range thugs, and has to find a way out of helping them knock over a mail train with dynamite.

II: Text Story: "The Brave White Man"”

Job Number: H-856

Pages: 2

Script: Unknown

Featured Characters: Will Franklin, Steve, Laughing Bear, Choctaw Indians

Settings: Carsons Corner, KY

Synopsis: Steve has to provide for his family before a harsh winter sets in, and despite warnings from friends, goes trapping in Choctaw territory, where we winds up face-to-face with Chief Laughing Bear!

III: Western Story: "The Midnight Raiders"”

Job Number: T-863

Pages: 5

Script: Stan Lee
Pencils: Dick Ayers
Inks: Dick Ayers
Letters: Unknown

Featured Characters: Midnight Raiders: Fury Clay, Red, Hunk, Charlie; Wild Bill Hickock

Settings: Sagebrush, TX

Synopsis: The Midnight Raiders, led by tough thug Fury Clay, think they can take over little Sagebrush, TX, with only an old marshal standing in their way. Little do they know the identity of this "old man."

IV: Rawhide Kid: "A Legend Is Born!"”

Job Number: T-862

Pages: 5

Script: Stan Lee
Pencils: Jack Kirby
Inks: Dick Ayers
Letters: Unknown

Featured Characters: Hammer Hogan, Nightwind

Settings: Border City, TX

Synopsis: The kid has a showdown with Hammer Hogan and establishes himself as a sharp-shooting legend!

--synopsis by Gormuu

Issues Reprinted
Rawhide Kid #17-25

Click on cover image to learn more about each issue.

RK #17 RK #18 RK #19 RK #20 RK #21
RK #22 RK #23 RK #24 RK #25


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