(December 1972)

Charlton, 1955 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.20 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:
George Wildman
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Once upon a Dream (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Cappello (signed)
Inks:
Art Cappello (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bobby Sherman (vignette)
Keywords:
ancient Egypt; hieroglyphs; sarcophagi

Indexer Notes

Cover image taken from inside story, with alterations.

Hiawatha's Daughter (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-2745

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Brigit Tallhorse; Bob Tallhorse (father); Nicole Tallhorse (mother); Cobie Slade (construction engineer)
Keywords:
steelworkers

Indexer Notes

Pages 4 and 5 are printed out of order. Story is rife with the Native American stereotypes and slurs of the time.

Getting Together Bobby Sherman (Table of Contents: 2)

Bobby Sherman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Tallarico (signed)
Inks:
Tony Tallarico (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tony Tallarico

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Bobby Sherman
Keywords:
celebrity; guitar

The Bird Watchers (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-3449

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Two friends are birdwatching but one is more interested in watching women.
Keywords:
binoculars; birdwatching

Once upon a Dream (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Cappello (signed)
Inks:
Art Cappello (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-3396

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Alex Burdon (archeologist); Riva Kirass (translator); Dr. Swister (expedition leader); Vala (goddess of love)
Synopsis:
An archeologist and a translator, channeling an ancient slave and a beautiful ruler, find true love.
Keywords:
archeology; hieroglyphs; reincarnation

Indexer Notes

cover story

Teen-Age Troubles (Table of Contents: 5)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dr. Harold Gluck
Letters:
typeset

Keywords:
advice

Over So Soon? (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-2762

Genre:
romance
Characters:
wife; husband
Synopsis:
A worried wife wonders if her marriage is over because of the way her husband looked at another girl at a casino. He reassures her and then we discover that the couple are actually on their honeymoon!
Keywords:
honeymoon; jealousy; marriage

Strike a Loving Note (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Very Good Memory (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-3448

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bonnie; masher
Synopsis:
A man asks a woman if she remembers him but she isn't sure. Suddenly, he kisses her and, now remembering, she slaps him.
Keywords:
kissing; slapping

Just Say Hello (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Himes [as Ezell]
Inks:
Fred Himes [as Ezell]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Himes
Job Number:
D-2802

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Julia Cass; Jonas Ryan
Synopsis:
A woman, reluctant to approach a man at a party, gives up and decides to leave. The man is waiting for her outside, though, and they go out after all.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Once upon a Dream
  2. 1. Hiawatha's Daughter
  3. 2. Getting Together Bobby Sherman
    Bobby Sherman
  4. 3. The Bird Watchers
  5. 4. Once upon a Dream
  6. 5. Teen-Age Troubles
  7. 6. Over So Soon?
  8. 7. Strike a Loving Note
  9. 8. A Very Good Memory
  10. 9. Just Say Hello
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