(March 1955)

Charlton, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1954
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Group
Publisher's Brand
A Charlton Publication
Editing
Al Fago (executive editor)

Issue Notes

Copyright 1954 by Charlton Comics Group. Designed by Al Fago Studios.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I want to know where you got this necklace!!!
Genre
romance
Characters
woman; man

Indexer Notes

Cover art in the style published by Fox Features in their late 1940s romance comics.

Check the Kind of Body You Want! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Trouble Maker (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello,darling. We're waiting dinner for you.
Characters
Bob Hart; Connie; Kitty Hart; Alicia; Mother Hart; Jim Russell; Mr. Hart
Synopsis
Alicia desires Bob Hart for herself and causes trouble between Bob and his girlfriend Connie.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Love's Mailbox / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Hortense Palmer]
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Miss Palmer: I've been going steady for almost two years.
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Advice column with letters from Worried in Texas, J.B. of Buffalo, New York, D.L. of Cleveland, Ohio and B.W. of Corpus Christi, Texas.

Ride to Romance (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mrs. Manley ran a very nice boarding house on East Simpson Street.
Genre
romance
Characters
Mrs. Manley; Grace O. Atkinson; Gus Rudinger; Peter Sloss; Wilbur Sheridan
Synopsis
Grace gets into a dispute with a bus driver that attracts the attention of a lawyer and the newspapers.
Keywords
Immerman Inn; Number 3 bus

I Was Deceitful (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
June accepted the faith and trust of others.
Genre
romance
Characters
June Carney; Pat Carney; Rod Sand; Windy Anderson; Andy Anderson
Synopsis
By coincidence, June has to negotiate a contract with the handsome man that rescued her father. They fall in love and June avoids negotiating, for fear of losing this man.
Reprints
Keywords
ocean liners; Rushmore Shipping Company; steamships; tugboats

Stealing What I Wanted (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Art Cappello (signed)
Inks
Art Cappello (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom had insisted I attend college, so she scrimped and saved to make it possible.
Genre
romance
Characters
Jackie; Alice; Ted
Synopsis
Jackie steals money from her roommate Alice in order to buy a new gown for a dance.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

What Would You Do ? / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Art Cappello ?
Inks
Art Cappello ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Months had passed since John went to jail...
Genre
romance
Characters
John; Marge; Marge's father
Synopsis
Should Marge break up with John or wait until he gets out of prison?
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A feature that has an unresolved story and asks the readers to write in and offer a solution. The address to send letters is: Editor, Charlton Comics, True Life Secrets, 1480 Broadway, New York City (not Derby, Connecticut.)

[3-D He-Man] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[Radio-Television] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Prizes Given] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I want to know where you got this necklace!!!"]
  2. 1. Check the Kind of Body You Want!
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. Trouble Maker
  4. 3. ["Dear Miss Palmer: I've been going steady for almost two years."]
    Love's Mailbox
  5. 4. Ride to Romance
  6. 5. I Was Deceitful
  7. 6. Stealing What I Wanted
  8. 7. ["Months had passed since John went to jail..."]
    What Would You Do ?
  9. 8. [3-D He-Man]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  10. 9. [Radio-Television]
    National Radio Institute
  11. 10. [Prizes Given]
    The FUNman
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bill Devine
  • Randy Graves
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Ramon Schenk