Real Name: Grey Wolf
Identity/Class: Normal human (Native American, Comanche) (Old West Era)
Group Membership: His Comanche tribe
Affiliations: His Comanche tribe members
(Running Dear, others),
briefly Red Hawk (loose)
Enemies: Apache Kid (Aloysius Kare), White
settlers and US Army
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Mobile on frontier lands
First Appearance: Apache Kid#2/4 (February,
Powers/Abilities: The duplicitous Grey Wolf
is war-like in nature, and a fit and athlete-level warrior. His
favored weapon is the tomahawk. He also has excellent equestrian
Weight: lbs. (by approximation)
(Apache Kid#2/4 (fb) - BTS) - Chief of his Comanche
tribe, Grey Wolf sought war against encroaching white settlers and the
US Army, despite the truce that kept a long-standing peace. However,
Grey Wolf would not attack without allies.
(Apache Kid#2/4) - Apache Kid
rode into the Apache camp to see Grey Wolf trying to bully Apache
chieftain Red Hawk into an alliance, even threatening war against the
Apaches, but Apache Kid drove Grey Wolf and his Comanche band away.
Soon after, Grey Wolf had a Comanche warrior kidnap Red Hawk's niece
White Swan so that the Apache chief would acquiesce; Grey Wolf also put
a bounty on Apache Kid's head. But Apache Kid enacted a plan and rode
in under his white cowboy identity of Aloysius Kare. Incarcerated with
White Swan, Kare soon freed them both, then secretly changed into his
Apache Kid garb. Although unarmed, Apache Kid challenged Grey Wolf to a
duel and the two fought brutally until Grey Wolf snatched a pot filled
with burning contents. Apache Kid threw a well-aimed pebble at his foe's face that caused
the Comanche to drop the pot onto his own head and he died in front of
his fellow warriors. Leaderless, the Comanche warriors returned to
Comments: Created by uncredited writer & Werner Roth.
Blaze of Glory#1 (2000) indicated that many western tales were based on dime novels. It's unrevealed how much this impacts Apache Kid's history.
This profile was completed 3/21/2021, but its publication was delayed as it was intended for the Appendix 20th anniversary 's celebratory event.
Profile by Grendel Prime.
Grey Wolf has no known connections to:
Apache Kid#2/4, p7, pan6 (main image)
p6, pan6 (headshot)
p8, pan2 (death)
Apache Kid#2/4 (February, 1951) - uncredited writer, Werner Roth (pencils & inks), Stan Lee (editor)
First posted: 09/10/2021
Last updated: 09/07/2021
Any Additions/Corrections? please let me know.
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