(October 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
A Charlton Publication
Editing
Pat Masulli
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Mama's Little Girl (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Credits per Nick Caputo, May 2014.

Mama's Little Girl (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Vince Colletta [as Vincent J. Colletta]
Inks
Vince Colletta [as Vincent J. Colletta]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
5490
Genre
romance
Characters
Sharon; Jim Slade
Synopsis
Sharon gets married to Jim but has trouble living away from her mother.

Charlton Comics Giant Contest (Table of Contents: 2)

activity / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Contest to name an elephant/pig/man character and win prizes.

Too Beautiful (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
?
Inks
Sal Trapani ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
5568
Genre
romance
Characters
Karen Starr; Mason Brooks; Tony Evans
Synopsis
Karen Starr, a successful model, runs into Tony Evans at an art gallery. They fall in love, but when he realizes she is a successful model they almost split up. She asks him to marry her and agrees to his conditions, that she quit her job and move out of her Park Avenue apartment so that he can support her on his writer's salary.

Big Girl (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Ann's sister Sophia is set to marry John Riggs, the man she loved.

One of the Finest (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
5483
Genre
crime; romance
Synopsis
Dan, a police detective, spots a crook when he is on his honeymoon and gets involved in arresting him.

It Had to Be You (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
5570
Genre
romance
Characters
Steve Turner; Elaine Darby
Synopsis
Elaine Darby starts working for Steve Turner, a Hollywood executive. They fall in love and he asks her to marry him.

Indexer Notes

Giordano credits per Nick Caputo. Ger Apeldoorn previously credited John Tartaglione on pencils and Vince Colletta on inks.

A Tragic Evening (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
5775
Genre
romance
Characters
Bill; Mona
Synopsis
Mona gets asked to a formal party by Bill but doesn't have a dress to wear.

Indexer Notes

Possible D'Agostino art per Nick Caputo, May 2014. Artwork on this story is more "cartoony" than other stories in this issue.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mama's Little Girl
  2. 1. Mama's Little Girl
  3. 2. Charlton Comics Giant Contest
  4. 3. Too Beautiful
  5. 4. Big Girl
  6. 5. One of the Finest
  7. 6. It Had to Be You
  8. 7. A Tragic Evening
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Steve Belknap
  • 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