(December 1955)

Charlton, 1953 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
Editing
Al Fago (executive editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched (except #26, which is Squarebound)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

Indexed from scans at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Atomic Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Fago (signed)
Inks
Al Fago (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Atomic Mouse; Count Gatto

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Atomic Mouse / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

War of the Tin Soldiers (Table of Contents: 2)

Atomic Mouse / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Fago (signed)
Inks
Al Fago (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S415
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Atomic Mouse; Professor Invento; Count Gatto; Shadow
Synopsis
Count Gatto steals Professor Invento's new Come-to-Life Fluid and animates an entire army of tin soldiers to help him conquer Mouseville, but even this army is no match for Atomic Mouse.
Keywords
Birdtown; Come-to-Life Fluid; Mouseville; tin soldiers; U-235 pills

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Atomic Mouse / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Fago (signed)
Inks
Al Fago (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S418
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sorry to break up your afternoon nap...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Professor Invento; Atomic Mouse; Count Gatto; Shadow
Synopsis
Professor Invento designs an Atomic Mouse robot which can do anything the real version can do - except duck, as Count Gatto learns when he destroys it with a cannon, thinking it was the real Atomic Mouse. When Gatto sees the real Atomic Mouse is alive he runs away, terrified.
Keywords
Mouseville; Robot

T.V. for Free (Table of Contents: 4)

Count Gatto / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Fago (signed)
Inks
Al Fago (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Count Gatto; Shadow; Atomic Mouse; Wide Awake Collection Agency
Synopsis
Gatto hands out free television sets to the people of Mouseville. At night, the sets emit a sleeping gas so that Gatto and Shadow can rob the entire town, but Gatto failed to reckon with the Wide Awake Collection Agency who sold him the custom-made sets and they send Gatto to jail.
Keywords
Mouseville

Two Easy Lessons (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Mouseville in Danger (Table of Contents: 6)

Atomic Mouse / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Fago (signed)
Inks
Al Fago (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S419
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Atomic Mouse; Count Gatto; Shadow
Synopsis
Gatto gives Atomic Mouse glasses which cause him to miss anything he aims for. The hero is unable to stop Gatto until he bumps into a boulder which breaks the glasses, restoring his vision.
Keywords
Mouseville; U-235 pills

The Plot Thickens (Table of Contents: 7)

Happy the Magic Bunny / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chad Grothkopf
Inks
Chad Grothkopf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Magic Bunny [Happy]; Sammy; Benny Beaver; Moose
Synopsis
Benny inherits a fortune and decides to become an actor. Sammy overhears him rehearsing and thinks Benny is being robbed. Hearing of this, Magic Bunny sets out to save Benny and coincidentally arrives on the scene as a gang of thieves were about to rob Benny.
Reprints
Keywords
Funny Animalville

Peanut Pygmalion (Table of Contents: 8)

Willie the Worm / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chad Grothkopf
Inks
Chad Grothkopf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Willie the Worm; Sammy
Synopsis
Sammy and Willie accidentally unleash a giant peanut which was bred using Mexican jumping beans. The peanut goes on a rampage until they bring in an elephant to finish off the nut.
Reprints

Watch Out for Him (Table of Contents: 9)

Sherlock Monk / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Brady ?
Inks
Bill Brady ?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Sherlock Monk
Synopsis
Sherlock tries to deduce whether a collapsed giraffe is dead but mistakes his watch for a heartbeat.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Atomic Mouse / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Atomic Mouse Rides the Showboat
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Atomic Mouse; Happy the Magic Bunny

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Atomic Mouse
  2. 1. ["Don't miss this opportunity... subscribe now!"]
    Atomic Mouse
  3. 2. War of the Tin Soldiers
    Atomic Mouse
  4. 3. ["Sorry to break up your afternoon nap..."]
    Atomic Mouse
  5. 4. T.V. for Free
    Count Gatto
  6. 5. Two Easy Lessons
  7. 6. Mouseville in Danger
    Atomic Mouse
  8. 7. The Plot Thickens
    Happy the Magic Bunny
  9. 8. Peanut Pygmalion
    Willie the Worm
  10. 9. Watch Out for Him
    Sherlock Monk
  11. 10. ["Atomic Mouse Rides the Showboat"]
    Atomic Mouse
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