(May 1973)

Charlton, 1957 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Press, Inc.
Brand
Charlton Comics
Editing
George Wildman (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

The Long Search (Table of Contents)

Cheyenne Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sanho Kim (signed)
Inks
Sanho Kim (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cheyenne Kid; Helen Marsh; Martin Marsh

Indexer Notes

Cover illustrates "The Long Search" interior story.

Red Cloud's Revenge (Table of Contents: 1)

Cheyenne Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill (credited)
Pencils
Sanho Kim (credited)
Inks
Sanho Kim (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-3702
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cheyenne Kid; Red Cloud; Gormley Hall; Jonathan Hall
Synopsis
In a dust-up with Comanche chief Red Cloud, the Cheyenne Kid gets in trouble with Gormley Hall, assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs. Hall has Cheyenne arrested, but in the confusion, Red Cloud kidnaps Hall's young son and escapes. Now Hall's son will suffer the same lack of food that Hall planned for the Indians.
Reprints
Keywords
Comanche; corruption; kidnapping; Sioux

Indexer Notes

Signed "Sep 21 '72 by Sanho Kim" in last panel.

Apache Red and the Congressman (Table of Contents: 2)

Apache Red / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Himes
Inks
Fred Himes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-3576
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Apache Red
Synopsis
Apache Red has to deal with an arrogant congressman, who is making campaign speeches with promises he can't keep.
Reprints
Keywords
campaigns; congressman; elections

Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1972 (Table of Contents: 3)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
George Wildman (signed)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1972. Average paid circulation for the previous 12 months was 124,045. Single issue nearest to filing date: 140,054.

Goldan's Net (Table of Contents: 4)

Tenderfoot Sheriff / text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tenderfoot Sheriff [John Lind]
Synopsis
Three stage coach robbers set up a plan to rob a retired Naval captain of a strong box of money hidden in his cabin. They don't realize that they are being set up for a trap.

Indexer Notes

As is the routine for this series, there is a brief recap of the series premise at the start of the story.

The Long Search (Table of Contents: 5)

Cheyenne Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill (credited)
Pencils
Sanho Kim (credited)
Inks
Sanho Kim (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-3700
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cheyenne Kid; Bear-Jaw; Helen Marsh; Martin Marsh
Synopsis
Cheyenne meets up with a dance-hall girl who came west to find her mentally-ill father. The pair find her father living in a cave, but are threatened by the Kiowa indians.
Reprints
Keywords
dance-hall; Kiowa; mental illness

Indexer Notes

Signed "Aug 30 '72. By Sanho Kim" in last panel.

Charlton Comics Corrals the Big Ones! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Charlton Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Long Search
    Cheyenne Kid
  2. 1. Red Cloud's Revenge
    Cheyenne Kid
  3. 2. Apache Red and the Congressman
    Apache Red
  4. 3. Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1972
  5. 4. Goldan's Net
    Tenderfoot Sheriff
  6. 5. The Long Search
    Cheyenne Kid
  7. 6. Charlton Comics Corrals the Big Ones!
    Charlton Comics
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