(July 1954)

Charlton, 1954 Series
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In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Give Back My Body (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis
The body of Lefty Riccardi dies in the electric chair, but his mind has been transferred to broker John Billings. Two detectives solve this mystery.
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Indexer Notes

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

All Burnt Up (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Memling
Pencils
?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
crime
Synopsis
Gangster Blenheim hides at the house of a friend. A boy living there gives him nothing but trouble.
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Indexer Notes

Memling script per Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2016/04/carl-memling-suspense-stories.html

Surprise Package (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed as Dick Giordano)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed as Dick Giordano)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
crime
Synopsis
Gustav Perrin steals a miniature atom bomb, but loses it to a suicidal stranger who jumps off a building with it.
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Indexer Notes

Write-in contest for readers to send in their story ending.

Destructive Death (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Violinist Jan Sagoro can collapse buildings by playing the right "vibrating point". He blackmails the city.
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You Know Too Much! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed as Giordano)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed as ALASCIA)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
crime
Synopsis
A "Mr. Average American" turns knife murderer at night and seeks the professional help of a psychiatrist.
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A Nice Quiet Place! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Synopsis
Tony and Chopper enter their quiet hideout in the mountains, but get attacked by a mountain lion.
Reprints

High Tension (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed as Dick Giordano)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed as Dick Giordano)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
crime
Synopsis
The surviving acrobat falls as well and lands on the unfaithful wife.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reader's ending to write-in contest in "Strange Suspense Stories" #16

Complete Baffling Magic Outfit 20 First Class Illusions (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Complete Baffling Magic Outfit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now Fly Like a Bird! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Birdman - The Story of Leonardo Da Vinci / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

How to Hypnotize (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

How to Hypnotize / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Gain More Weight in 10 Days Or Your Money Back! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

More-Wate Tablets / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Friends! Here's How to Get at Almost No Cost Your New Real, Live Miniature Dog (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Dean Studios Photo Enlargements / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

Any Photo Copied (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Movyland Studios Photos / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)