(April 1956)

Charlton, 1954 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Group
Brand
A Charlton Publication [corner triangle]
Editing
Al Fago (executive editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Fiance, First Class (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Marc Swayze ?
Inks
Marc Swayze ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Characters
Chuck Roberts; Johnson; Sally
Synopsis
Chuck expects his girlfriend Sally’s rich father to find him “nice cushy desk duty” in the Coast Guard but is instead assigned to cutter duty. He decides to break up with Sally, but first goes out on a rescue mission and is commended for heroism. Sally says she never asked her father to help Chuck, because she knew Chuck was only asking for shore duty for her sake. Chuck agrees.
Keywords
Coast Guard

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, July 2014.

No Hope of Marriage (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
Dick Giordano ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-608
Characters
Betty; Ed Chadwick; Aunt Adele
Synopsis
Betty lives with her 5 brothers and can’t keep a boyfriend because she’s a tomboy. Her Aunt Adele gives her a makeover. Betty soon impresses Ed and they become engaged.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, July 2014.

Love is a Play and a Song (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Second Choice (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
Dick Giordano ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-575
Characters
Ed Berwin; Cleo Miller; Marie
Synopsis
Cleo is disappointed when Ed dates her only once. She decides to change her image as the “campus queen” who dates many men, and Ed is impressed by her now.

Love's Little Joke (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
S-581
Characters
Nina; Larry Hale
Synopsis
After Larry makes a joke on a date, Nina writes him a letter breaking up with him. She is repentant afterwards, considering all of Larry’s good points. When Larry shows up the next day, Nina apologises. He says he got her letter but the stamp was upside down so he knew she didn’t mean it.

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, July 2014.

Heart of Jealousy (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sy Moskowitz ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Marion Sheldon; David Carr; Joan
Synopsis
English teacher Marion loves chemistry teacher David, but she is jealous of his praise for student Joan. David is helping Joan with an experiment that will earn her a scholarship, and Marion decides to give Joan a failing grade on a paper to ruin her chances. David tells Marion that her “warped mind twisted [his] interest in Joan,” who comes from a poor family and needs the scholarship. He breaks up with her. Marion confesses to the school board and resigns. Joan gets the scholarship and David says he has a new job for Marion: as his wife.
Reprints

Flowers of Romance (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ernie Hart ?
Inks
Ernie Hart ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Romantic significance of various flowers and plants.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Fiance, First Class
  3. 2. No Hope of Marriage
  4. 3. Love is a Play and a Song
  5. 4. Second Choice
  6. 5. Love's Little Joke
  7. 6. Heart of Jealousy
  8. 7. Flowers of Romance
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • David Wilt
  • Nick Caputo
  • Michael Hoskin