(May 1970)

Charlton, 1969 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Press, Inc.
Brand:
Charlton Comics
Editing:
Sal Gentile (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

["Let's study boys!"] (Table of Contents)

Ponytail / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lee Holley (signed)
Inks:
Lee Holley (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ponytail

The Tar Babies (Table of Contents: 1)

Ponytail / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-57

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ponytail; Harley Suggs; Mr. Johnson; Mrs. Johnson
Synopsis:
Ponytail has to get a crash helmet and boots because she's going to spring formal with Harley Suggs on his motorcycle.
Keywords:
dance; false eyelashes; formal; helmet; motorcycle; tar

Manager for a Day (Table of Contents: 2)

Ponytail / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-158

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ponytail; Donald; Paul Parsons
Synopsis:
Ponytail is substitute manager for her little brother's baseball team.
Keywords:
baseball; umpire

The U.S. History Ball (Table of Contents: 3)

Ponytail / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-156

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ponytail; Sugar Bea; Mr. Robinson; General P. G. T. Beauregard (dream)
Synopsis:
Ponytail goes to sleep in history class and dreams of being at a dance in Virginia during the Civil War.
Keywords:
1861; Civil War; dancing; dream; history

Picky the Pickeral [sic] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Eenies / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Eenies [Jeenee; Beenee; Frankee; Margee]; Picky the Pickerel; Willie the Warden
Synopsis:
The Eenies go fishing and get lectured by a fish and a game warden.
Keywords:
fishing

Indexer Notes

"Pickerel" is misspelled in the title.

["Sorry I'm late, Tommie!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Tommie Sandals / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-154

Genre:
humor; historical
Characters:
Tommie Sandals; Nero
Synopsis:
Teen-age life in ancient Rome.
Keywords:
anti-war demonstration; chariot; lightning; lyre; Rome

Up Periscope (Table of Contents: 6)

Ponytail / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-155

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ponytail; Penrod; Donald; Sugar Bea
Synopsis:
A Communist Chinese submarine captures Penrod to get a secret formula and Ponytail has to figure out a way to rescue him.
Keywords:
bubble gum; Chinese; communists; periscope; spy; submarine

Indexer Notes

The nationality of the submarine isn't given, but given the skin coloring and speech, it's Chinese.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Let's study boys!"]
    Ponytail
  2. 1. The Tar Babies
    Ponytail
  3. 2. Manager for a Day
    Ponytail
  4. 3. The U.S. History Ball
    Ponytail
  5. 4. Picky the Pickeral [sic]
    The Eenies
  6. 5. ["Sorry I'm late, Tommie!"]
    Tommie Sandals
  7. 6. Up Periscope
    Ponytail
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  • Mike Nielsen
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