(February 1968)

Charlton, 1966 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Press, Inc.
Brand
Charlton Comics
Editing
Dick Giordano (editor)

Out But Not Down! (Table of Contents)

Mr. Dedd / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (signed)
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Herb Field ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. L. Dedd (host)

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

Victor Specialties / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Victor Specialties / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Mr. Dedd / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (signed)
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Herb Field ?

Job Number
B-1051
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. L. Dedd (host)

The Phantom Crew (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Dedd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
D. J. Arneson (credited as Norm DiPluhm)
Pencils
Jim Aparo (credited, signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
B-1052
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. L. Dedd (host)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Arneson script per Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2016/05/norm-dipluhm-d-j-arneson.html

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Zenith Stamps / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Grit Newspaper / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Desert (Table of Contents: 7)

Dr. Graves / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Kaler ?
Pencils
Hector Castellon ?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-972
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Graves
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In the news section of Comic Comments # 9, November 1966, Dave Kaler is listed as writer of the Dr. Graves shorts in Ghostly Tales.

Possible Castellon pencils per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Charles Nicholas.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cat in the Well (Table of Contents: 9)

Mr. Dedd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Pat Boyette (signed as PB)
Inks
Pat Boyette (signed as PB)
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Boyette

Job Number
B-1054
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. L. Dedd (host)
Reprints

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

Letters to the Haunted House / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First letters section/editorial requests readers to write in.

The End of the Line (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The Meaning of the Scarab (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Fraccio
Inks
Tony Tallarico
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Burzon

Job Number
B-4085
Genre
non-fiction

Out-But-Not-Down (Table of Contents: 13)

Mr. Dedd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Herb Field

Job Number
B-1053
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. L. Dedd (host)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Victor Specialties / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Rembrandt Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

H. H. Ward & Co / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Wholesale-Discount Buyers Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Out But Not Down!
    Mr. Dedd
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Victor Specialties
  3. 2. ["Lear to play guitar the Chet Atkins way!"]
    Victor Specialties
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mr. Dedd
  5. 4. The Phantom Crew
    Mr. Dedd
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Stamps
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Grit Newspaper
  8. 7. The Desert
    Dr. Graves
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. Cat in the Well
    Mr. Dedd
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Haunted House
  12. 11. The End of the Line
  13. 12. The Meaning of the Scarab
  14. 13. Out-But-Not-Down
    Mr. Dedd
  15. 14. ["Buy Charlton Comics!"]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Victor Specialties
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Rembrandt Co.
  18. 17. ["Is your hair growing or going?"]
    H. H. Ward & Co
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wholesale-Discount Buyers Club
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