(January 1958)

Charlton, 1952 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Brand:
A Charlton Publication
Editing:
Pat Masulli (Executive Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Detonation Squad (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks:
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

The Missing Money Racket (Table of Contents: 1)

Sgt. Joe Pride / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno; Dick Giordano ? (see notes)
Inks:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio; Dick Giordano ? (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino
Job Number:
S-335

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

Mastroserio inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Maurice Whitman. Story appears to have been originally produced for a Dragnet comic. Evidence of name and art changes, likely by Dick Giordano. Story reads like a Dragnet TV show.

Heirlooms Inc. (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Joe Pride / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino
Job Number:
S-3225?

Genre:
crime

Detonation Squad (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
John Belfi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

Likely inventory from a defunct company.

My Mink (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illo)
Inks:
? (illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

The Car Racket (Table of Contents: 5)

Sgt. Joe Pride / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno; Dick Giordano ? (see notes)
Inks:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio ; Dick Giordano ? (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

Mastroserio inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Maurice Whitman. Pride and his assistant's face are redrawn throughout, alterations likely by Dick Giordano.

The Great Electric Trap (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Art Helfant ?
Inks:
Art Helfant ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Detonation Squad
  2. 1. The Missing Money Racket
    Sgt. Joe Pride
  3. 2. Heirlooms Inc.
    Sgt. Joe Pride
  4. 3. Detonation Squad
  5. 4. My Mink
  6. 5. The Car Racket
    Sgt. Joe Pride
  7. 6. The Great Electric Trap
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Ramon Schenk