(December 1968)

Charlton, 1956 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Press, Inc.
Brand:
Charlton Comics
Editing:
Sal Gentile
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

057-1268


Buried Without Honor (Table of Contents)

Texas Rangers in Action / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
S.J. Gentile (signed)
Inks:
S.J. Gentile (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Race Macklin; Mr. Tisdall

3 Rangers Down (Table of Contents)

Texas Rangers in Action / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1432

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Milt Krauss (Ranger); Billy John Hayfutt (outlaw); Luto (Apache warrior)
Synopsis:
A killer shoots a Ranger, leaving him for dead but an Apache, also hunting the outlaw, nurses the Ranger back to health. Together, they mete out swift frontier justice when the Ranger outdraws the outlaw in a final showdown.

Indexer Notes

This story owes more than a nod to the origin of the Lone Ranger who was also shot, left for dead, and nursed back to health by an Indian who teamed up with him to seek justice.

The Deputy Sheriff's Corner (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as The Deputy Sheriff]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

An explanation of the genesis of barbed wire and its effect on the old west.

Happy Birthday Chiquita (Table of Contents)

Man Called Loco / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks:
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1710

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Man Called Loco; Chiquita (little girl); Alfredo Rubio (villain); the Mayor; Fierro (blacksmith); Eduardo De Ruiz

On Target! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

House ad for Charlton's Western publications. Logos include Billy the Kid; Texas Rangers in Action; Cheyenne Kid; and Outlaws of the West.

Buried Without Honor (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1711

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Ben Stark (Ranger); Mr. Bee (banker; villain); Pete Trey (Marshal; villain); Mr. Tisdall (gambler; villain); Race Macklin (Ranger); John Sills (Ranger)
Synopsis:
When Texas Ranger Ben Stark is killed by corrupt lawmen working for a crooked banker, Rangers Race Macklin and John Sills bring the banker and all his murderous minions to justice.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Buried Without Honor
    Texas Rangers in Action
  2. 1. 3 Rangers Down
    Texas Rangers in Action
  3. 2. The Deputy Sheriff's Corner
  4. 3. Happy Birthday Chiquita
    Man Called Loco
  5. 4. On Target!
  6. 5. Buried Without Honor
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Bruno Andreacchi
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Tom Sager
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Gordon Keys