(May 1969)

Charlton, 1957 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Press, Inc.
Brand:
Charlton Comics
Editing:
Sal Gentile (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
José Delbo
Inks:
José Delbo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Billy the Kid
Reprints:

Toro, the Killer (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
José Delbo
Inks:
José Delbo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1961

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Billy the Kid; Toro Cuneo; Princess Marguerita; Rosita (cameo)
Synopsis:
Billy saves a woman on a runaway horse, who turns out to be the ruler of a huge estate. He is her guest for a few days and she gets a crush on him. Billy also makes an enemy in Toro Cuneo, who has designs on the woman (and her wealth).
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts: "Toro, the Killer" (10 pages) and "King Billy the Kid" (7 pages)

John Justin's Justice (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
A young rustler gets threatened with hanging for changing brands on John Justin's cattle.

Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1966 (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
John Santangelo Jr. (publisher)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1966. Average paid circulation for previous 12 months was 122,220. Issue nearest to filing date was 129,276.

["From the letters of Shawn O'Meara to his father in County Cork, Ireland:"] (Table of Contents)

Bounty Hunter / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil [as Sergius O'Shaughnessy] (credited)
Pencils:
Sanho Kim (credited)
Inks:
Sanho Kim (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sanho Kim
Job Number:
C-101

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bounty Hunter [Shawn O'Meara]; Hugh Lafferty; Reg Smythe; Harry Pound
Synopsis:
Shawn O'Meara meets three other men in a bar. When one is killed in his sleep he must figure out which of the other two is the killer.
Reprints:

Sodbusters (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1170

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
How homesteaders improvised by building houses of sod when there were no trees available.

The Real West! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Charlton / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Billy the Kid
  2. 1. Toro, the Killer
    Billy the Kid
  3. 2. John Justin's Justice
  4. 3. Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1966
  5. 4. ["From the letters of Shawn O'Meara to his father in County Cork, Ireland:"]
    Bounty Hunter
  6. 5. Sodbusters
  7. 6. The Real West!
    Charlton
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