(March 1958)

Charlton, 1956 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Group
Brand
Corner Triangle CDC
Editing
Pat Masulli
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


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mysterious Traveler / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Maurice Whitman ?
Inks
Maurice Whitman ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mysterious Traveler
Reprints

And the Fear Grew (Table of Contents: 1)

Mysterious Traveler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2633
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mysterious Traveler (host)
Synopsis
A man adopts an animal in Australia the aborigines think is evil.
Reprints

Not Normal (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
S-2767
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Peter Benton has uncanny luck, until it runs out.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last panel redrawn by an unknown artist. The stories ending was clearly revised to provide a happy outcome, likely due to Comics Code restrictions.

Night Hunt (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Molno
Inks
Rocco Mastroserio ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-2909
Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
The superstitions of the Indians gets the best of a raccoon hunter.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Mastroserio inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Vince Alascia.

Diamonds from Moonport (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Heel and the Healer (Table of Contents: 5)

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
S-2660
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mysterious Traveler (host)
Synopsis
A medicine-show man encounters a healer with a real cure-all, but loses his chance to use it for good.
Reprints

The Lonely One! (Table of Contents: 6)

Mysterious Traveler / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio [as Mastroserio] (signed)
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio [as Mastroserio] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-2599
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mysterious Traveler (host)
Synopsis
Manoel is shunned by his community until his psychic powers save a life.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mysterious Traveler
  2. 1. And the Fear Grew
    Mysterious Traveler
  3. 2. Not Normal
  4. 3. Night Hunt
  5. 4. Diamonds from Moonport
  6. 5. The Heel and the Healer
    Mysterious Traveler
  7. 6. The Lonely One!
    Mysterious Traveler
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gary L. Watson