(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:
Seymour Moskowitz (signed)
Inks:
Seymour Moskowitz (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Doctor Death (host)

The Monument (Table of Contents)

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)

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)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
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)

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

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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
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Peter Croome