(November 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 Designed by Al Fago Studios]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Hitchhiker (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Chic Stone (signed)
Inks:
Chic Stone (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A hitchhiker-hating man feels suddenly compelled to give a stranger a ride. Sitting in the seat next to him is Death in person.

Tunnel of Terror! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Sy Moskowitz (signed)
Inks:
Sy Moskowitz (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
People get waylaid and murdered for their money inside the carnival attraction "Tunnel of Terror". A madman and his helpful demon Monstro dispose of the bodies. Some day the police investigate and the madman has to pay his devil's dues.

The Quiet One (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Martin
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Mr. Kimler spies on his neighbor Mr. Momer. A fatal mistake, for Mr. Momer is not what he seems to be.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

has header illo

I Am the Gold! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Kirkel (signed) [as Kirk]
Inks:
Steve Kirkel (signed) [as Kirk]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A vein of gold tells us how prospector after prospector dies when finding it. Because they all forget to look out for the rattlesnakes.

Indexer Notes

first-person narrative

The Curse of Carnoc Castle (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
George Evans
Inks:
George Evans
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
After two hundred years the Duke of Allister rises newly born from his casket at Carnoc Castle. Now immortal, he seeks to lead a second life. But the forces of witchcraft which granted him his gift return to haunt the Duke.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Hitchhiker
  3. 2. Tunnel of Terror!
  4. 3. The Quiet One
  5. 4. I Am the Gold!
  6. 5. The Curse of Carnoc Castle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dan Kurdilla
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Peter Croome