(October 1957)

Charlton, 1957 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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Giordano ?
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Giordano credit per Nick Caputo, April 2014.

My Wedding Day (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Jon D'Agostino ?
Inks
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-2053
Characters
Marge; Fred; Marge's father; Marge's mother
Synopsis
Just before her wedding, Marge confesses that she fears her fiancé Fred will be disappointed when he discovers the real “shy, quiet” Marge. Marge’s father helps her peek at Fred, who is admitting to his best man that he is afraid Marge won’t love him when she finds out he’s a “plain, humdrum guy!” Marge is reassured and goes through with the ceremony.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, April 2014.

Cruel (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Molno
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-2020
Characters
Nick Warren; Helen; Al Dorgan
Synopsis
Helen marries gambler Nick. After the ceremony, they are abducted by gangster Al, who claims Nick owes him a lot of money. Nick and Helen are rescued by the police. Nick says he was working undercover to get the goods on the crooks.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, April 2014.

Perfectly Matched (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Molno ?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-2022
Characters
Mr. Craig; Mrs. Craig
Synopsis
Newlyweds on a honeymoon at the beach.

Lazy Bones (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Stolen Groom (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Jon D'Agostino ?
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-1931
Characters
Don Hilman; Vicki Mapes; Edna Harris; Artie
Synopsis
Vicki, frustrated with her mooching longtime boyfriend Artie, becomes engaged to Don. However, Don and Vicki’s roommate Edna fall in love. This is alright, because Vicki reconciles with Artie.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, April 2014.

Follow Your Heart (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Molno ?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-2052
Characters
Stan; Stan's wife
Synopsis
A car hop has a crush on Stan, who comes to the drive-in every day in a fancy car and with a different girlfriend. She never responds to his flirtatious come-ons, fearing her heart will be broken. Depressed, she decides to get a makeover and goes to a new beauty salon. Stan is a hairdresser there: he says the car belongs to his boss and his “girlfriends” are workers from the shop. He wanted to ask her for a date but she never gave him an opening. Stan and the young woman get married.

The Ideal Couple (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Dick Giordano ?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-1899
Characters
Verna Madden; John Madden; Ted; Alice Nixon
Synopsis
Secretary Verna marries her boss John, but a year later thinks he’s having an affair with his new secretary. She demands a divorce. John introduces her to Alice, his secretary: a middle-aged woman who says “I couldn’t get a job because of my age but your husband hired me!”
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. My Wedding Day
  3. 2. Cruel
  4. 3. Perfectly Matched
  5. 4. Lazy Bones
  6. 5. The Stolen Groom
  7. 6. Follow Your Heart
  8. 7. The Ideal Couple
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • David Wilt
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mickey Coalwell