(January 1965)

Charlton, 1964 Series
Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Editing:
Pat Masulli
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Praying Mantis-Man (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pat Masulli ?
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Praying Mantis-Man; Juanita Rivera

Indexer Notes

Possibly Masulli pencils per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Dick Giordano.

The Praying Mantis-Man (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill
Pencils:
Bill Fraccio
Inks:
Tony Tallarico
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino
Job Number:
A-4339

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Juanita Rivera; Praying Mantis-Man [Hunter Mann]; Professor Ybor

The Silent World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno ?
Inks:
Vince Alascia ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-4340

Genre:
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural; math & science

The Chlorophyll Man Chapter 2 (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill
Pencils:
Bill Fraccio
Inks:
Tony Tallarico
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Praying Mantis-Man

The Beetle's Nest (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Masulli ?
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Paul McSpadden, Henry Hegman, Dennis Knuth, Robert Vann, Dave Fitzpatrick, Randy Montgomery, Norman R. Doerner, Cynthia Diay and Jerry D. Johnson.

The Garden of Crawling Death - 3 (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill
Pencils:
Bill Fraccio
Inks:
Tony Tallarico
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Juanita Rivera; Praying Mantis-Man

The Outpost (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-4342

Genre:
science fiction; war

Indexer Notes

Original indexer had credits for Joe Sinnott and Jon D'Agostino. However, in a list of Mr. Sinnott's work, his son Mark claims he did not do any work for Charlton after 1963. This also puts the inking credit to question.

Blue Beetle Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pat Masulli
Inks:
Pat Masulli
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]

The Mantis and the Beetle - 4 (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill
Pencils:
Bill Fraccio
Inks:
Tony Tallarico
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Praying Mantis-Man; Juanita Rivera
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Praying Mantis-Man
    Blue Beetle
  2. 1. The Praying Mantis-Man
    Blue Beetle
  3. 2. The Silent World
  4. 3. The Chlorophyll Man Chapter 2
    Blue Beetle
  5. 4. The Beetle's Nest
    Blue Beetle
  6. 5. The Garden of Crawling Death - 3
    Blue Beetle
  7. 6. The Outpost
  8. 7. Blue Beetle Pin-Up
    Blue Beetle
  9. 8. The Mantis and the Beetle - 4
    Blue Beetle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gene Reed
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Ramon Schenk