(October 1955)

Charlton, 1955 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Humor Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US Size (#8-11); Magazine-size (#12)
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:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Haloo Shampoo Ad (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Haloo destroys hair, skin and appetite".

Chase & Sunburn Coffee Ad (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Old Spicy Sticky Deodorant Ad (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Social obscurity in 3 seconds".

Contents & Contributors (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Plus funny photos of staff.

Classified Ads (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

The Raving Reporter (Table of Contents)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"We catch personalities unaware and ask embarrassing questions".

How Davy Crockhead Captured America (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Ayers credit per Nick Caputo, May 2015.

The Man on the Flying Trapeze (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"I married a girl who loved limburger cheese".

Indexer Notes

Song parody.

Confidentially (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"If it smells we print it".

Indexer Notes

Magazine spoof.

The Truth About the French Pose Card Raquet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ottenheimer ?
Inks:
Fred Ottenheimer ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"As revealed by senator Chesties Keyfavor".

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Truth About Army Justice (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Gates (signed)
Inks:
Art Gates (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Fair as a fixed horserace".

Why Gretel Garbow Wants Her Privacy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ottenheimer [as FO] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Ottenheimer [as FO] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Operation Denmark (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

A look at sex-change operations. Ayers credit per Nick Caputo, May 2015.

The Truth About the Einstein Experts (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Gates (signed)
Inks:
Art Gates (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

I Toyed With the Hearts of Men (Table of Contents)

photo story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Photo love story of a fat woman.

Blackboard Jumble (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Gates (signed)
Inks:
Art Gates (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parody on the movie "Blackboard Jungle".

Fisherman's Daily Guide for August (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Centerfold spread with cartoons about fishing.

How to Catch a Man (Table of Contents)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Camp Minnacootchie (Table of Contents)

photo story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Summer camp parody, splash illo by Art Gates.

Eat Younger and Look Older (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Hubbell
Inks:
Carl Hubbell
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Eating cures aggravated hunger".

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Jive Me Gently (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Burley (credited)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

With illustration by "Ross" (signed).

You Too Can Dance (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Learn the Rhumba".

Indexer Notes

With diagrams included.

How To Pour a Patio (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"A fascinating summer project".

Indexer Notes

Do-it-yourself parody.

Across and Drowkcab Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Impossible puzzles.

Insanity Removes the Wraps from Atomic Age's Most Explosive Pin-Ups! (Table of Contents)

photo story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Photo-montage fun.

Recommended by Huncan Dines (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Hubbell
Inks:
Carl Hubbell
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Where not to eat and what" - parody on restaurant critic Duncan Hines.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Those T.V. Commercials (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ottenheimer [as FO] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Ottenheimer [as FO] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Maryland Monrowboat in "The Seven Year Twitch" (Table of Contents)

illustration / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Hubbell
Inks:
Carl Hubbell
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Exclusive Uncoverage of World-Shaking Premiere".

Indexer Notes

Small movie ad parodies strewn in, not drawn by Hubbell.

French Girdle Ad (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross ?
Inks:
Ross ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"The iron girdle that gives you that French look".

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Pearliaments Cigarettes Ad (Table of Contents)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"You're SO smart not to smoke".

Indexer Notes

Back cover.