(May 1972)

Charlton, 1957 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
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 series

Blood Feud (Table of Contents)

Cheyenne Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sanho Kim ?; Sal Gentile ?
Inks
Sanho Kim ?; Sal Gentile ?
Colors
?
Letters
Sanho Kim

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cheyenne Kid
Keywords
buffalo

Indexer Notes

Gentile may have inked or altered the cover art.

The Treaty Breakers (Table of Contents: 1)

Cheyenne Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill (credited)
Pencils
Sanho Kim (credited)
Inks
Sanho Kim (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-2523
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cheyenne Kid; General Claude Wennant; Fire Tongue; Governor Randle
Synopsis
A corrupt general offers a Sioux chief a treaty giving the Black Hills as a reservation, but has no intention of keeping its terms.
Keywords
Black Hills; corruption; Hunkpapa Sioux; newspapers; railroad; Seventh Cavalry; treason

Indexer Notes

Signed "Sep. 1971. By Sanho Kim" in final panel.

Wilson's Wagon Wheels (Table of Contents: 2)

Tenderfoot Sheriff / text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tenderfoot Sheriff [John Lind]; Frank Wilson; Major Egan
Synopsis
Frank Wilson, a bitter ex-soldier with a price on his head, brings his gang to John Lind's town for provisions before taking his wagon train across the desert to join forces with Mexican rebel General Nogastra. Lind has the townspeople sell them the provisions, but when a detachment of Army cavalry comes to town seeking the wagon train, they are told that they will be able to capture Wilson's gang without a fight.
Keywords
8th Cavalry; amnesty; desert; rebellion; wagon train

Indexer Notes

One of the few Tenderfoot Sheriff stories that doesn't include a recap of the premise of the series.

Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1971 (Table of Contents: 3)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sal Gentile (editor)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1971. Average paid circulation for previous 12 months was 135,045. Single issue nearest filing date was 133,444.

A Short War (Table of Contents: 4)

Apache Red / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Himes [as Himes] (signed)
Inks
Fred Himes [as Himes] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-2445
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Apache Red; Colonel Grimes; Long Lance
Synopsis
Colonel Grimes plans to invite Long Lance and his warriors to a peace parley, but is really planning an ambush. Apache Red overhears the plan and goes to warn the Apaches.

Indexer Notes

Apaches; stockade

Blood Feud (Table of Contents: 5)

Cheyenne Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill (credited)
Pencils
Sanho Kim (credited)
Inks
Sanho Kim (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-2524
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cheyenne Kid; Quick Ax; Dove Singer; Pierre the Trapper
Synopsis
Cheyenne Kid goes to spend some time with the Cheyenne, but makes an enemy when a young girl flirts with him.
Keywords
buffalo; Cheyenne; flirting; garlic; jealousy

Indexer Notes

Signed "Sep 10 '1971. By Sanho Kim" in the last panel.

Heap Big Medicine (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Blood Feud
    Cheyenne Kid
  2. 1. The Treaty Breakers
    Cheyenne Kid
  3. 2. Wilson's Wagon Wheels
    Tenderfoot Sheriff
  4. 3. Statement of Ownership for September 30, 1971
  5. 4. A Short War
    Apache Red
  6. 5. Blood Feud
    Cheyenne Kid
  7. 6. Heap Big Medicine
    Charlton Comics
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