The series premiered in
1958. Stopped in 1961 after 10 issues.
The series is built around a real person, Wyatt
Berry Stapp Earp (1848-1929), who became well known as a Marshal
in several communities in the Old West. His most famous feat
took place in Dodge City, Kansas, and Tombstone, Arizona, and
the series is primarily based on tales from those locations.
series is based on a TV series that ran from 1955 to 1961 under
the title The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp. The full
title of the comic book series is Hugh O'Brian, Famous
Marshal Wyatt Earp.