(February 1957)

Charlton, 1956 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
On-sale Date
1956
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Group
Brand
A Charlton Publication
Editing
Al Fago (executive editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US (#1-13); standard Modern Age US (#14, 15)
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Printed in U.S.A..


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors
?

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What Wilbur Saw... (Table of Contents: 1)

Mysterious Traveler / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S1392
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mysterious Traveler (host); Wilbur Dean
Synopsis
Wilbur Dean is given a chance to live life over by an alien arriving on Earth in a wicker basket.
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Indexer Notes

Gill credit confirmed in Nick Cuti interview from Charlton Spotlight #8 (2013).

The Cruel Dream (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales Told of the Mysterious Traveler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S1391
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mysterious Traveler (host)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits supplied by Gary L. Watson (3/2009).

What Makes an Unusual Experience? (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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The Sentinel! (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Mysterious Traveler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Tony Tallarico ?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
[none]
Characters
Mysterious Traveler (host)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits supplied by Gary L. Watson (3/2009).

From the Depths of the Sea (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Molno
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S1090
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits supplied by Gary L. Watson (3/2009).

The Urgent Call (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Molno
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S1033
Characters
Henry Fontain
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits supplied by Gary L. Watson (3/2009).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. What Wilbur Saw...
    Mysterious Traveler
  3. 2. The Cruel Dream
    Tales Told of the Mysterious Traveler
  4. 3. What Makes an Unusual Experience?
  5. 4. The Sentinel!
    Tales of the Mysterious Traveler
  6. 5. From the Depths of the Sea
  7. 6. The Urgent Call
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Nick Caputo
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gary L. Watson