(June 1959)

Charlton, 1955 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
A Charlton Publication
Editing
Pat Masulli (executive editor)

Torn from the Pages of History! The Road Back... Guadalcanal! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

The cover is made up from panels to the 3 part story "The Road Back".

The Road Back-- Guadalcanal! Part I (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Glanzman ?; Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman (signed as SJG)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (signed as SJG)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
4622
Genre
war
Characters
Kennedy; Frankie
Synopsis
The Marines begin the invasion of Guadalcanal and take Henderson field.
Reprints

The Road Back-- The Battle of Bloody Ridge! Part II (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Glanzman ?; Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman (signed as SJG)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (signed as SJG)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
4624
Genre
war
Characters
Slugger; Colonel Edson
Synopsis
The Battle of Bloody Ridge during the invasion of Gaudalcanal is detailed.
Reprints

The Road Back-- "Well Done, Marines!"--Part III (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Glanzman ?; Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
4623
Genre
war
Characters
Kennedy; Smitty; Hank
Synopsis
Kennedy and his men take out an ammo dump and help end the battle on Guadalcanal.
Reprints

Luzon Patrol (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
4830
Genre
war
Characters
Staff Sergeant Jim Osborne; Private First Class Joe Moreno; Sievers
Synopsis
SSgt Osborne and PFC Moreno help flush out Japanese soldiers on Luzon.

Indexer Notes

WWII story.

The Hotchkiss Machine Gun (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1.8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Located bottom of page one of the text story in this issue.

Murfee Learned Fear (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Ken Battefield
Inks
Ken Battefield
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
4619
Genre
war
Characters
Staff Sergeant Murfee; Burkey
Synopsis
Battle hardened SSGT Murfee freezes during an artillery barrage but his men rally and save him.

Indexer Notes

Korean war story.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Torn from the Pages of History! The Road Back... Guadalcanal!
  2. 1. The Road Back-- Guadalcanal! Part I
  3. 2. The Road Back-- The Battle of Bloody Ridge! Part II
  4. 3. The Road Back-- "Well Done, Marines!"--Part III
  5. 4. Luzon Patrol
  6. 5. The Hotchkiss Machine Gun
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. Murfee Learned Fear
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Nick Caputo
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
  • Richard Thomson
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)