(September 1948)

Charlton, 1948 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Charlton Magazine
Editing
Charles J. Levy; Charles Santangelo
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Hickok / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Hickok; Jesse James; Annie Oakley; Paul Bunyan

Calamity Jane Queen of the Old West (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Sherman (signed)
Inks
Lee Sherman (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Young Jesse James (Table of Contents: 2)

Jesse James / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jesse James; Frank James; Ol' Shepherd
Synopsis
The Russelville bankrobbery.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

JVJ has Orlando as most probable, and the faces with eyes far apart match the signed Annie Oakley story in this issue.

Denver Mudd and Bushey Barns (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Clinton Harmon (signed)
Pencils
Clinton Harmon (signed)
Inks
Clinton Harmon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier

The Action Story of Wild Bill Hickok (Table of Contents: 4)

Wild Bill Hickok / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
William M. Allison
Inks
William M. Allison
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Gary L. Watson and Jim Vadeboncoeur (12/2008).

Hotel Holdup (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

[Annie meets Frank Butler] (Table of Contents: 6)

Annie Oakley / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

The Tally Book of Dusty Roads (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Sherman (signed)
Inks
Lee Sherman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

[The Whistlin' River] (Table of Contents: 8)

Legends of Paul Bunyan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Clinton Harmon ?
Inks
Clinton Harmon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; western-frontier
Characters
Paul Bunyan

Indexer Notes

JVJ has Harmon as most probable. The inking is different from the signed story in #19.

Roping a Steer (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Sherman (signed)
Inks
Lee Sherman (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wild Bill Hickok
  2. 1. Calamity Jane Queen of the Old West
  3. 2. Young Jesse James
    Jesse James
  4. 3. Denver Mudd and Bushey Barns
  5. 4. The Action Story of Wild Bill Hickok
    Wild Bill Hickok
  6. 5. Hotel Holdup
  7. 6. [Annie meets Frank Butler]
    Annie Oakley
  8. 7. The Tally Book of Dusty Roads
  9. 8. [The Whistlin' River]
    Legends of Paul Bunyan
  10. 9. Roping a Steer
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Steinar Ã…dland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gary L. Watson