(January 1976)

Charlton, 1972 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Publications, Inc.
Brand
Charlton Comics [bullseye]
Editing
George Wildman
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Midnight Philosopher / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
Wayne Howard
Letters
Wayne Howard

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Coffin [Midnight Philosopher]; Arachne
Reprints

The Heroes (Table of Contents: 1)

Midnight Philosopher / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Wayne Howard (signed)
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
Wayne Howard
Letters
Wayne Howard

Job Number
D-7594
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Coffin [Midnight Philosopher]; Arachne; Perelli
Synopsis
Professor Coffing tries to talk a man out of jumping to his death.

Indexer Notes

This is the framing sequence for the other stories in this issue.

Ambia! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Wayne Howard (signed)
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
Wayne Howard
Letters
Wayne Howard

Job Number
D-7563
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ambia; Zagga
Synopsis
Queen Ambia must protect her land from the evil ogre Zagga.
Reprints

The Harbinger of Hate (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Nicola Cuti ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (illustration)
Inks
Steve Ditko (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Image likely taken from one of Charlton's mystery stories.

Time Out! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Wayne Howard (signed)
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
Wayne Howard
Letters
Wayne Howard

Job Number
D-7564
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Merl Scully; Gloria Scully
Synopsis
Merl Scully has to stop an invading group of Time Travellers.

Oberyll (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Wayne Howard (signed)
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
Wayne Howard
Letters
Wayne Howard

Job Number
D-7593
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Leah; Oberyll
Synopsis
Oberyll is elected champion to rescue Leah from the Harpies.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Midnight Philosopher
  2. 1. The Heroes
    Midnight Philosopher
  3. 2. Ambia!
  4. 3. The Harbinger of Hate
  5. 4. Time Out!
  6. 5. Oberyll
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • CTGarry
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk