(April 1963)

Charlton, 1957 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Group
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sal Gentile ?; ?
Inks
Vince Colletta; Dick Giordano ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Credits per Nick Caputo. Cover appears to be either taken from interior panels or based on the inside art.

The Proposal (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Dick Giordano ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-1892
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Lew and Donna are head-over-heels in love with each other. Everyone understood a proposal was inevitable. Tonight was going to be the night. But Lew needs a little help.

Indexer Notes

Both of the left-side cover images (the blonde girl's face and the couple kissing) are taken from panels in this story (with different coloring).

Meant For Each Other (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Vince Colletta ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-2091
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Guy Chappel and Laurel Anderson were attracted to each other at once. But both are so painfully shy that each finds it impossible that the other would be interested. It takes some help from Laurel's friend, Marie, to get them together.

Indexer Notes

The top-right head shot of the man on the cover (with different coloring) is taken from a panel in this story.

A Winsome Smile (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Dick Giordano ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-1846
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Story advocating recommended dental practices as a way of maintaining a beautiful smile.
Keywords
advice

Indexer Notes

The bottom-right head shot on the cover is taken from a panel in this story.

Kidnapped Kisses (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-2101
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Linda has a whirlwind romance with Griff Hollis, but eventually loses touch with him. Then Griff starts seeing Ruth. Joel Carter helps Linda in a scheme to try to make Griff jealous.

Indexer Notes

The right-side head shot of the girl on the cover is taken from a panel in this story.

Kid Sister Blues (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Dick Giordano ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-2105
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Ed Martin is the most popular boy in school, but doesn't seem to notice that Phyllis is alive. When Phyllis arranges to get a date with Ed, she finds out it conflicts with a baby-sitting obligation for her little sister on the same night.

Indexer Notes

The central image on the cover (with different coloring) is taken from a panel in this story.

The Secret Of Love (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Synopsis
John Norton asks Rita Hadland to marry him. But he has to go away for one year first, and John can't tell Rita where he is going.

Jealousy (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-1998
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Alice and Fred are engaged to be married, but Alice feels insecure and imagines that Fred is looking at other girls and regretting the fact that he proposed to her.

The American Way! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Keller (signed) [as JK]
Inks
Jack Keller (signed) [as JK]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-2020
Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Page was published in various Charlton titles of the period.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Proposal
  3. 2. Meant For Each Other
  4. 3. A Winsome Smile
  5. 4. Kidnapped Kisses
  6. 5. Kid Sister Blues
  7. 6. The Secret Of Love
  8. 7. Jealousy
  9. 8. The American Way!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steve Belknap
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • James Ludwig
  • Peter Croome
  • Mickey Coalwell