(April 1969)

Charlton, 1969 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.12 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 Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Trapped in the Cave of the Mud Men (Table of Contents)

Flash Gordon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pat Boyette (signed)
Inks
Pat Boyette (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Boyette

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Flash Gordon; Dale Arden; Dr. Zarkov
Reprints

Flash Gordon and the Monster Men of Tropica! (Table of Contents: 1)

Flash Gordon / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Pearson
Pencils
Jeff Jones
Inks
Jeff Jones
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Flash Gordon; Dale Arden; Desira; Brazor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script: Bill Pearson credited himself in interview in Charlton Spotlight #2. Info by Jim Ludwig, 2005-06-09 (Per Sandell ed.). He also confimed it in an email to Arthur Lortie dated 22 April 2001, stating "I wrote the Jones story but not the Mud Men story in that issue...".

Mystery of the Satin Dress (Table of Contents: 2)

Rip Kirby / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Rip Kirby

Indexer Notes

Poole credit per biblio published in Robin Snyder's The Comics!. Vol 27, No. 10, October 2016.

The Lonely Voyage (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Charles Nicholas ?; Vince Alascia ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
C-81
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Major Dawson; Eva
Synopsis
A spaceman on a long trip orbiting around Venus is given a robot woman as a companion.
Reprints
Keywords
robot; spaceship; Venus

Trapped in the Cave of the Mud Men (Table of Contents: 4)

Flash Gordon / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill
Pencils
Pat Boyette (signed)
Inks
Pat Boyette (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Boyette

Job Number
C-65
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Flash Gordon; Dr. Zarkov; Dale Arden
Synopsis
Dr. Zarkov has been poisoned while fighting an invasion of plant creatures on the planet Alania. He, Flash, and Dale must go to Templor Cave on Mongo to gather mud that is an antidote, but when they get there they must fight the Mud People.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script: Bill Pearson credited himself in interview in Charlton Spotlight #2. Info by Jim Ludwig, 2005-06-09 (Per Sandell ed.). Bill Pearson denied writing this story in an email to Arthur Lortie dated 22 Apr 2001 stating "I wrote the Jones story but not the Mud Men story in that issue, so it must have been written by Gill".

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Trapped in the Cave of the Mud Men
    Flash Gordon
  2. 1. Flash Gordon and the Monster Men of Tropica!
    Flash Gordon
  3. 2. Mystery of the Satin Dress
    Rip Kirby
  4. 3. The Lonely Voyage
  5. 4. Trapped in the Cave of the Mud Men
    Flash Gordon
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Rowe
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Ramon Schenk