(August 1959)

Charlton, 1958 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:
Corner Triangle CDC
Editing:
Pat Masulli (Executive Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

How Can I Marry? (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Giordano ?
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Inking attribution by Nick Caputo (August 2010).

Turning Point! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
5386

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Louisa May Croft; Mrs. Croft; Cindy; Tyrus Rainey
Synopsis:
Louisa lives with her widowed mother and uses her as an excuse to avoid social activities, because “I’m desperately afraid of marriage!” Her friend Cindy convinces her to fill in at a tennis match, and Louisa is paired with the handsome Ty. With some prodding from her mother, Louisa goes to a dance that night and she and Ty fall in love.

The Ghost of Love (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Vince Alascia ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
4015

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Andy Ward; June Bland; Tad Emmons; Mr. Simms
Synopsis:
On the day before their wedding, Andy sends June to his office to pick up their plane tickets. While there, she runs into Tad, her former boyfriend. Tad tries to get June to change her mind but she knows Andy is the better man. This was what Andy wanted her to find out.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, June 2015.

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

Letters to Lucy / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Lucy]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Secret Money (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks:
Sal Trapani (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
5401

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Stu Baldwin; Mrs. Baldwin
Synopsis:
Stu’s wife finds money hidden in a shoe. Stu “works late” every night for a week, but she discovers he isn’t at his office. Stu presents her with a new stereophonic set as an anniversary present: he worked a second job to get the money.

Mother Means Well (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
5161

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Jeff; Fran; Jeff's mother; Jeff's father
Synopsis:
Jeff and Fran move back to his hometown after their wedding. At first Fran thinks Jeff’s mother is overbearing, but when Fran decorates her new home economically but in good taste, everything is fine.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, June 2015.

How Could I Marry? (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Vince Colletta (signed)
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
5337

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Stella; Dr. S.L. Mats; Roy
Synopsis:
Stella is engaged to Roy, but when a doctor tells her she has an irregular heartbeat and shouldn’t exert herself, she becomes depressed. She decides to break her engagement, fearing an early death. Stella decides to seek a second opinion and is told her “heart is very good.” She marries Roy and they have two children.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. How Can I Marry?
  2. 1. Turning Point!
  3. 2. The Ghost of Love
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lucy
  5. 4. Secret Money
  6. 5. Mother Means Well
  7. 6. How Could I Marry?
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • David Wilt
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John P. Selegue
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Peter Croome