(May 1960)

Charlton, 1956 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Brand:
A Charlton Publication
Editing:
Pat Masulli (Executive Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Memory of a Lost Love (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
Vince Colletta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Romance

Indexer Notes

The cover art is a collage of five different panels from the interior story "Memory of a Lost Love".

My Hopeless Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Sinnott
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6215

Genre:
Romance
Synopsis:
Luella Pearce has a crush on her high school math teacher, John Goodwin. But John is seeing another woman, Nan McLean. John decides to go back to college to get his doctorate and Luella decides to go to the same college. While John is at college, Nan decides to marry another man. When John's car breaks down, Luella gives him a ride, sparking a romance between them that ends when John proposes to Luella when she graduates from college.

Who Is Lydia? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks:
Sal Trapani (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6329

Genre:
Romance
Synopsis:
Roger Hardin flies his new bride, Edith, back to Massachusetts to meet his family. While there Edith meets a family friend, Lydia, who is unhappy about the marriage between Edith and Roger. Lydia tells Edith that she plans to get Roger back. Edith sees Roger kiss Lydia and is about to leave. Roger stops her and explains it was just a good-bye kiss on the cheek, since Lydia had promised to leave the married couple alone.

Bread and Butter (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Romance
Synopsis:
Terry Convery goes horseback riding on her vacation. Her ride is interrupted by a herd of cows, leading her to meet a dairy farmer, Frank Salomy. Frank asks Terry if she believes in love at first sight. Soon Terry quits her job to marry Frank.

Indexer Notes

Statement of ownership block is at the bottom on the last page of the story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)


Synopsis:
This information is at the bottom of the last page of the text story.

BRIDES IN LOVE Published Quarterly at Derby, Conn. for September 30, 1959.

Charlton Press, Inc., Charlton Building, Derby, Conn.
Publisher - Edward Levy, Woodbridge, Conn.
Editor and Managing Editor - Burton N. Levey, Orange, Conn.
Business Manager - John Santangelo, Derby, Conn.

No circulation figures are provided.

The Last Lie (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6221

Genre:
Romance
Synopsis:
Linda wants Buck Warden, but Buck is dating Hallie Drew. Linda arranges a skating 'accident' to break up the pair. Hallie guesses that Linda is acting more hurt than she really is to get Buck's attention, but Buck believes Linda instead. When Buck hears the gossip about Linda's 'accident', Linda decides she can no longer lie to Buck and confesses to him. Buck tells Linda that he was planning to ask her out anyway and she didn't need tricks to date him.

Memory of a Lost Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Vince Colletta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6248

Genre:
Romance
Synopsis:
Dan and Fran become neighbors for the summer at Lake Tohopac. They fall in love, but Fran is torn because of memories of Colin, a previous love she had met at the same lake. Colin had left Fran and she now wonders if Dan will do the same. She decides that Dan's love has the depth that Colin's never did.

Indexer Notes

Cover art is a collage of five panels taken from this story with different coloring.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Memory of a Lost Love
  2. 1. My Hopeless Love
  3. 2. Who Is Lydia?
  4. 3. Bread and Butter
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. The Last Lie
  7. 6. Memory of a Lost Love
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steve Belknap
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome