(March 1961)

Charlton, 1957 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Brand:
A Charlton Publication [corner triangle]
Editing:
Pat Masulli (executive editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Pete Morisi; John Severin ?
Inks:
Pete Morisi; John Severin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Billy the Kid figure taken from interior splash. Vignettes likely taken from a different comic.

Winner's Luck (Table of Contents: 1)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
6695

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Bill Bonney (BTK) wins a ranch in a Mexican drawing (game of chance), and a passel of trouble.

Indexer Notes

Trapani inks per Nick Caputo, September 2017. Previous indexer credited Vince Alascia.

The Legend Dies (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Bill Molno ?; Vince Alascia ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
7164

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Blackie Jay, ruthless gunslinger, learns there's always someone faster with a six-gun--and it happened to be a lawman.

A Dangerous Man (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (signed)
Inks:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
An old family friend stops a young boy from getting into serious trouble as he attempts to assist his framed father, who is sitting in jail.

The Stupid Dude (Table of Contents: 4)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Vince Alascia ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
6348

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Bonney comes to the aid of a rancher friend in Buttercup Valley, who's been burned out and threatened by a dirty-dealing cattleman.

Ramon the Ranger (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Beaten by a Coward (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
6676

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
An old lawman keeps an owlhoot pinned in the desert rocks, with his trusty Sharps rifle, until the sun fries him into a surrendering frame of mind.

Uncle Pedro's Revenge (Table of Contents: 7)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Pete Morisi ?; Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Pete Morisi
Inks:
Pete Morisi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Bill Bonney, while down in Mexico, comes to the aid of old Pedro Fuentes and his wife, who own a hacienda favored as a watering hole by outlaw gangs trying to elude American lawmen.

Indexer Notes

Splash page used for cover

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Billy the Kid
  2. 1. Winner's Luck
    Billy the Kid
  3. 2. The Legend Dies
  4. 3. A Dangerous Man
  5. 4. The Stupid Dude
    Billy the Kid
  6. 5. Ramon the Ranger
  7. 6. Beaten by a Coward
  8. 7. Uncle Pedro's Revenge
    Billy the Kid
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Tom Sager