Go-Go #5
(February 1967)

Charlton, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
On-sale Date
1966
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Group
Brand
Charlton [corner box]
Editing
Pat Masulli (executive editor); Dick Giordano (managing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Wild Life and Adventures of Miss Bikini Luv / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jon D'Agostino (signed); ? (photograph)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed); ? (photograph)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One more stomach-turning episode of...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Bikini Luv; Rotting Stumps; Blooperman; Sonny Bono (photograph); Cher (photograph)

Sonny and Cher (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Sonny Bono (photographs); Cher (photographs)

Indexer Notes

Black and white pin-up photos of Sonny and Cher on inside front cover and inside back cover.

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

The Rotting Stumps / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-398
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blimey! What's this, mates!
Genre
humor; satire-parody; teen

Would You Believe... the Bestest League of America!!! (Table of Contents: 3)

Blooperman / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich (credited)
Pencils
Grass Green (signed)
Inks
Grass Green (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Grass Green (signed)

Job Number
B-489
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Holy Super Heroes!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Bestest League of America [Lean Arrow; I.P.O.M; Aquariuman; S'amm S'mmith; Aukman; The Cash; Wondrous Woman; Green Trashcan; Blooperman [Crash Carlton]]; Badman [Bruce Pain]; Robber, the Boy Plunder; Julie Schmartz (on phone); Marvelous Super-Heroes (seen from behind only, no members are identifiable); Stan Wee (mentioned)
Synopsis
The Bestest League captures Badman and Robber in the first panel, then a call for a super-hero strike leads Green Trashcan to the office of the Marvelous Super Heroes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of the Justice League of America. Continued from last issue. Continued in the next issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Wild Life and Adventures of Miss Bikini Luv / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
D. J. Arneson
Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo (signed)

Job Number
B-233
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm really worried, Poopsie, really worried!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Bikini Luv; Max Maxim; Poopsie
Synopsis
As a publicity stunt, Max arranges to have Bikini kidnapped. However, Max doesn't tell Bikini and things don't go as planned.
Keywords
actors; kidnapping

Indexer Notes

This is the first professionally published artwork by Jim Aparo; while Overstreet Price Guide currently says he did not sign this story and issue 6 is his first signed piece, he did actually sign the first page of the story.

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

Dear Park... / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-614
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you think a girl's singing group called "The Boy Watchers" would make it big in this day and age?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Park Overtime (host)

Indexer Notes

Questions from readers with a photo of each writer. Answers in comic cartoon panels. Questions from Laura Hancock (Lynn Center, Ill.), Sharon Yokley (Kernersville, N.C.), Rose Ann Biranz (Atlas, Pa.), Diane Konos (Youngstown, Ohio), Jaquelind Hanckeruk (Lamant, Alberta, Canada), Karen Gemmell (Whitefish, Ontario, Canada), Janet Bailey (Lexington, Nebr.), Alexander Moskalewski (West Transcona, Manitoba, Canada), Mary E. Hiter (Benton, Ky.), and Louis A. Morra (N. Attleboro, Mass.)

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

Return to Peculiar Place / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
D. J. Arneson
Pencils
Mo Marcus (signed as Marcus)
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (signed as Rocke)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-488
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the continuing story of the life and times[...]
Genre
satire-parody
Characters
President Lyndon B. Johnson (cameo)

And That's What I Did in the War, Charlie!! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich (credited)
Pencils
Grass Green (credited)
Inks
Grass Green (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset [as A. Machine]

Job Number
B-505
Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A man tells his son of his war exploits. His son imagines things in an heroic light, while his father remembers what actually happened.

Indexer Notes

Title is taken from the 1966 movie "What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?"

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["One more stomach-turning episode of..."]
    The Wild Life and Adventures of Miss Bikini Luv
  2. 1. Sonny and Cher
  3. 2. ["Blimey! What's this, mates!"]
    The Rotting Stumps
  4. 3. Would You Believe... the Bestest League of America!!!
    Blooperman
  5. 4. ["I'm really worried, Poopsie, really worried!"]
    The Wild Life and Adventures of Miss Bikini Luv
  6. 5. ["Do you think a girl's singing group called "The Boy Watchers" would make it big in this day and age?"]
    Dear Park...
  7. 6. ["This is the continuing story of the life and times[...]"]
    Return to Peculiar Place
  8. 7. And That's What I Did in the War, Charlie!!
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