(September 1954)

Charlton, 1954 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Group
Brand
A Charlton Publication
Editing
Al Fago [as Al Fago Studios]
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)

Dr. Death / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sy Moskowitz (signed)
Inks
Sy Moskowitz (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Doctor Death (host)

The Monument (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed) [as Ayers]
Inks
Ernie Bache (signed) [as Ayers]
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Ayers

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Medieval Italy: misshapen hunchback Fernando wants to win the people's affection by building them a magnificent monument. But the construction has its flaws.

Indexer Notes

Bache inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Dick Ayers.

The Curse Of the Odyssey (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Kirkel
Inks
Steve Kirkel
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A group of adventurers find the treasure of Ulysses. Cursed as it is, the men have to relive the perils of the Odyssey and get decimated one by one.

Facts About Witches and Witchcraft (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Recruitment of witches and warlocks by Satan and their dealings at sabbath.

The Simbis of Zimbabwe (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Three men witness a ghostly native ritual and try to take pictures.

Stand-In for Death (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Doctor Death (host)
Synopsis
Karl Danner steals the coat of a dying man and uses the ticket he finds in its pockets to escape aboard a ferry. Unfortunately he has chosen the ferry of the dead and is doomed to ride along.
Reprints

Quest of the Beyond!! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jor Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Molno [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks
Ray Osrin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Victor Manson can retrieve his wife from Death’s realm – and trick the devil. Who send him there on this errand.

Indexer Notes

Molno pencils per Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/10/joe-shusters-charlton-ghost.html

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dr. Death
  2. 1. The Monument
  3. 2. The Curse Of the Odyssey
  4. 3. Facts About Witches and Witchcraft
  5. 4. The Simbis of Zimbabwe
  6. 5. Stand-In for Death
  7. 6. Quest of the Beyond!!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Peter Croome