(May 1953)

Charlton, 1953 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Capitol Stories, Inc.
Brand
A Capitol Publication
Editing
Alfred V. Fago
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Morales (signed)
Inks
Lou Morales (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre
crime; detective-mystery; horror-suspense

The Black Closet (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Cappello (signed)
Inks
Art Cappello (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

Death Wears A Bright Blue Suit! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime; horror-suspense

Breakout! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Memling
Pencils
John Belfi (signed)
Inks
John Belfi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

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

The Ghost of Justice (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illo)
Inks
? (illo)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime; horror-suspense

Murder On Rye (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Memling
Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

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

Answer to "D" as in Death (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Whitmore (signed)
Inks
Paul Whitmore (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; horror-suspense

Trial By Fire (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime; horror-suspense

Chance of A Lifetime! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Belfi (signed)
Inks
John Belfi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Black Closet
  3. 2. Death Wears A Bright Blue Suit!
  4. 3. Breakout!
  5. 4. The Ghost of Justice
  6. 5. Murder On Rye
  7. 6. Answer to "D" as in Death
  8. 7. Trial By Fire
  9. 8. Chance of A Lifetime!
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