(December 1961)

Charlton, 1956 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Brand:
A Charlton Publication
Editing:
Pat Masulli
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

The Guardian (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Images taken from interior story "He's Always There"

The Guardian (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Bill Molno ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
A-305

Genre:
war
Characters:
Thomas Braden
Synopsis:
Thomas Braden chooses to attend the Air Force Academy and defend his country.

Indexer Notes

Cold War story. credits per Nick Caputo, January 2014.

The Desk Pilot (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Dick Giordano ?
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-687

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lieutenant Colonel Spud Kincaid; Colonel Benjamin L. Carr; Captain Leslie W. Billings
Synopsis:
Colonel Carr is sent to Korea to teach the Red Hat Squadron to follow the rules laid down by the Air Force.

Indexer Notes

Korean War story. credits per Nick Caputo, January 2014.

The Saucer Scare (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Bill Molno ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-730

Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Kenneth Arnold
Synopsis:
The history of UFO sightings, starting with Kenneth Arnold in 1947.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, January 2014.

The Forty-Five-To Stay Alive (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harold Gluck
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

He's Always There! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-787

Genre:
war
Characters:
Mr. Davison; Major Colwell; Captain McGrath; Captain Theodore Creed; Lieutenant Conway; Colonel Warren
Synopsis:
Mr. Davison is convinced Major Colwell is the same man he served with in WWI and WWII, but that would be impossible.

Indexer Notes

Cold War story. credits per Nick Caputo, January 2014.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Guardian
  2. 1. The Guardian
  3. 2. The Desk Pilot
  4. 3. The Saucer Scare
  5. 4. The Forty-Five-To Stay Alive
  6. 5. He's Always There!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Walls
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Max Capp
  • Gordon Keys