(August 1954)

Charlton, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Brand:
A Charlton Publication
Editing:
Al Fago [as Designed by Al Fago Studios]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Robbery by Appointment! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Memling
Pencils:
Bill Molno [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Ray Osrin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Wally Trent; Doris Trent; Jean Corliss; Miss Glenn; Inspector O'Malley

Indexer Notes

Memling script per Martin O'Hearn's blog:

http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/11/more-charlton-crime-from-carl-m...

Molno art also per O'Hearn: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/10/joe-shusters-charlton-ghost.html

The Ransom Swindle! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Memling
Pencils:
Bill Molno [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Ray Osrin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Karel Jaromir; Mrs. Jaromir; Anton Krim (racketeer); Tarzan (enforcer); Stanislaw Kasimir; Inspector O'Malley; Steve Pryor (O'Malley's assistant)

Indexer Notes

Memling script per Martin O'Hearn's blog:

http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/11/more-charlton-crime-from-carl-m...

Molno art also per O'Hearn: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/10/joe-shusters-charlton-ghost.html

Refund Artist! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Memling
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Inspector O'Malley; Steve Pryor (O'Malley's assistant); Barry Cornell (racketeer); Mary

Indexer Notes

Memling script per Martin O'Hearn's blog:

http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/11/more-charlton-crime-from-carl-m...

The Keys to Death (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illo)
Inks:
? (illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dixon Brager (industrialist); Helen Helft (secretary); Elaine Brager (wife); Louis Tocmore (racketeer); Ben Fishel (insurance investigator); Captain Nicholas Ridgely (Homicide Detective); Frank Morton (accomplice); Hannah Pepper (accomplice)

The Stock Market Swindlers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
John Belfi ?
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Joe Crane; Anna Crane; Theodore H. Pearson (racketeer); Agent Dan Crandall

Fast Count (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Chic Stone
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Freddie; girl friend; carnival grifter

Indexer Notes

Pencil/Ink credits from Gene Reed. [MN 9/2007]

Protection Game! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Memling
Pencils:
Bill Molno [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Ray Osrin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime
Characters:
William Thomas; Tony Carlson (racketeer); Ralph (racketeer)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Memling credit per Martin O'Hearn's blog:

http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/11/more-charlton-crime-from-carl-m...

Molno art also per O'Hearn: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/10/joe-shusters-charlton-ghost.html

Fly-by-Night! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Al; Ethel
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Robbery by Appointment!
  3. 2. The Ransom Swindle!
  4. 3. Refund Artist!
  5. 4. The Keys to Death
  6. 5. The Stock Market Swindlers
  7. 6. Fast Count
  8. 7. Protection Game!
  9. 8. Fly-by-Night!
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