(December 1953)

Charlton, 1953 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Capitol Publication
Editing:
Al Fago [as Alfred V. Fago] (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)

Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor

The Shave of Champions (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers ?
Inks:
Dick Ayers ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Advertisement parody for Cutthroat Razor Blades on inside of front cover with indicia information at bottom of page.

Young Dr. Baloney! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The House of Whacks! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Morales (signed)
Inks:
Lou Morales (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Awakening (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Eh-h!?! A Puzzle Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers

Genre:
humor

Frontier Scout! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers

Genre:
humor; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Signature reads "done by Dick"...

What Does "EH" Mean?? (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Fago ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters to the editor, supposedly from people in the business such as printers, dealers, engravers, writers, artists and letterers, although no known names appear.

Buck Hodges in the 26th Century! (Table of Contents)

Buck Hodges / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre:
humor; science fiction

Indexer Notes

Signature hidden on top of building in upper left corner of splash.

That's How T.V. Was Born!! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers

Genre:
humor

Stop Smoking! (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers ?
Inks:
Dick Ayers ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Advertisement parody on quiting smoking on inside of back cover.

Motorists... Stop! Look! Listen! (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers ?
Inks:
Dick Ayers ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Advertisement parody for the Sontiac Six car on the back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Shave of Champions
  3. 2. Young Dr. Baloney!
  4. 3. The House of Whacks!
  5. 4. Awakening
  6. 5. Eh-h!?! A Puzzle Page
  7. 6. Frontier Scout!
  8. 7. What Does "EH" Mean??
  9. 8. Buck Hodges in the 26th Century!
    Buck Hodges
  10. 9. That's How T.V. Was Born!!
  11. 10. Stop Smoking!
  12. 11. Motorists... Stop! Look! Listen!
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