(November 1954)

Charlton, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Brand:
A Charlton Publication
Editing:
Al Fago [as Designed by Al Fago Studios]
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:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Through the Looking Glass (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Steve Kirkel [as Kirk] (signed)
Inks:
Steve Kirkel [as Kirk] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A Wonderland adventure of the third kind: Alice is a mean and sadistic girl who runs amok and kills its hostile and wondrous inhabitants.

Bad Blood! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed Ayers)
Inks:
Ernie Bache
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Gabriel Robb murders his rich uncle in a rage. Searching for his treasures, Gabriel is attacked by the dead man's walking corpse and crushed to death in a wine press.

Indexer Notes

Bache inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Dick Ayers.

Wishful Thinking! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Steve Kirkel [as Kirk] (signed)
Inks:
Steve Kirkel [as Kirk] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Emil Barto is a vampire aboard a ship and gets stranded on an island. One by one the party of survivors falls prey to his bloodlust. Barto, too, meets his fate by the hands of another vampire.

Horror on the Hill (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Robb Martner visits an old captain living atop a deadly cliff over the sea. He will be staying forever, taking over the chores of being the next "Ancient Mariner".

Weird Legend of Trelawney (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
John Marshand visits the English town of Trelawney. Two former land owners, the squires Tilton and Ghastney, haunt the region with their ghostly attack dogs. Marshand gets in the middle of their feud and can barely escape with his life.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Through the Looking Glass
  3. 2. Bad Blood!
  4. 3. Wishful Thinking!
  5. 4. Horror on the Hill
  6. 5. Weird Legend of Trelawney
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Edgar Loftin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson