(October-November 1954)

Charlton, 1953 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
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

The Human Leopards! (Table of Contents)

Nyoka the Jungle Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle

The Human Leopards, Part I (Table of Contents: 1)

Nyoka the Jungle Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Nyoka; Bucko the Jungle Boy (introduction); Whiting (introduction, death, Bucko's associate); Leopard Men (villains, introduction); The Judge (introduction, villain)
Synopsis
Nyoka dines with her new friend, Bucko the Jungle Boy, who is on a mission to find the elusive Black Orchid. Bucko's associate, Whiting, shoots and kills what he believes to be a leopard, but is in fact a member of the Leopard Men secret society. Whiting is killed in revenge, and Nyoka goes to the local Judge and seeks to expose the group, not knowing that the Judge is the secret chief of the Leopard Men. He marks her for death.
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Check Mated (Table of Contents: 2)

Trader Tom / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Boughner
Pencils
Howard Boughner
Inks
Howard Boughner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; jungle
Characters
Trader Tom
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script and art credits for this feature identified by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Human Leopards, Part II: Devil-Face Cliff (Table of Contents: 3)

Nyoka the Jungle Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Nyoka; Bucko
Synopsis
Nyoka joins Bucko in his quest for the Black Orchid, which is sacred to the Human Leopard clan. A fortune teller has foretold of death for Nyoka, and the quest brings danger in the form of an attack by a Leopard Man.
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Stolen Emeralds (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Milton English
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Reprints

All at Sea (Table of Contents: 5)

Whippersnappers! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

a series of five gag strips and one-panel pieces.

The Man-Eating Dog (Table of Contents: 6)

Lion-Hearted Leon the Animal Trainer / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Lion-Hearted Leo; Mr. Zip (the Circus Manager)
Synopsis
A man approaches Mr. Zip and asks for help taming his ferocious dog. Mr.Zip has the terrified Leo try to tame the dog, and only through sheer luck does he succeed.
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Waste of Time (Table of Contents: 7)

Trader Tom / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Boughner
Pencils
Howard Boughner
Inks
Howard Boughner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script and art credits for this feature identified by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Human Leopards, Part III: Terror in the Trees (Table of Contents: 8)

Nyoka the Jungle Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Nyoka the Jungle Girl; Bucko the Jungle Boy; the Judge (death); Stogie (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Bucko saves Nyoka from the attack of the Leopard Man. Later, Nyoka uses the defeated Leopard Man's costume to infiltrate their secret meeting, and unveils the Judge as their leader. The Judge confesses on his death bed.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Bole and Weavel / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Howdy, Weavel, what are yuh reading?
Genre
humor; western-frontier

Dirty Doings (Table of Contents: 10)

Lil' Buck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Human Leopards!
    Nyoka the Jungle Girl
  2. 1. The Human Leopards, Part I
    Nyoka the Jungle Girl
  3. 2. Check Mated
    Trader Tom
  4. 3. The Human Leopards, Part II: Devil-Face Cliff
    Nyoka the Jungle Girl
  5. 4. Stolen Emeralds
  6. 5. All at Sea
    Whippersnappers!
  7. 6. The Man-Eating Dog
    Lion-Hearted Leon the Animal Trainer
  8. 7. Waste of Time
    Trader Tom
  9. 8. The Human Leopards, Part III: Terror in the Trees
    Nyoka the Jungle Girl
  10. 9. ["Howdy, Weavel, what are yuh reading?"]
    Bole and Weavel
  11. 10. Dirty Doings
    Lil' Buck
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