(September 1958)

Charlton, 1955 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:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Giordano ?
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense; science fiction
Reprints:
Keywords:
occult

The Man Who Sold Darkness (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3880

Reprints:

After Tomorrow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
5540

Genre:
fantasy

The It Creatures (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

A Thirst For Gold (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Max Elkan
Inks:
Max Elkan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3825

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dennis Raft (escaped convict)
Synopsis:
An escaped convict steals the canteen from a prospector, only to discover later in the desert it holds only gold dust.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Elkan is credited on mystery/occult for Charlton by Jerry Bails' Who's Who. He can be spotted by his faces with eyes often out of line, and copious hair under the hats and in the neck. He had many Hopalong Cassidy stories for Fawcett.

A Day of "Fun With Pop" (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

public service ad

The Comfort Crystal (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3845

Genre:
occult
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Man Who Sold Darkness
  3. 2. After Tomorrow
  4. 3. The It Creatures
  5. 4. A Thirst For Gold
  6. 5. A Day of "Fun With Pop"
  7. 6. The Comfort Crystal
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