(April 1952)

Charlton, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Song Hits, Inc.
Brand
A Songhits Comics 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

The Thing (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

The Thing Presents (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Albert Tyler (signed)
Inks
John Belfi (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Inside front cover table of contents page.

The Red Death (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A terrible and deadly plague ravages a medieval king's land. While his peasants die, the king holds a masquerade ball. But the "red death" enters as unwelcome visitor.

El Toro Diablo (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Albert Tyler (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A boy with the looks and the horns of a bull becomes famed matador Tomas Hernandez. He undergoes plastic surgery and wins the love of senorita Inez, but fighting bulls proves to be his doom.

The Witch's House (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A demolition crew trying to demolish a witch's house is killed one by one.

The Creature (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Albert Tyler (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis
The earth is befallen by mysterious cancerous growths. The alien creature escapes its prison in the tank and battles an evil planet causing the mutations. On its return to a saved earth the creature is being hit by a passing meteor.

Indexer Notes

Part two of a story begun in the last issue.

The White Rat (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Albert Tyler? (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione? (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A doctor is bullied by his strong assistant. He invents a muscle growth serum and goes for payback.

Impossible? (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Belfi (signed)
Inks
John Belfi (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Account of unlikely events.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thing
  2. 1. The Thing Presents
  3. 2. The Red Death
  4. 3. El Toro Diablo
  5. 4. The Witch's House
  6. 5. The Creature
  7. 6. The White Rat
  8. 7. Impossible?
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson