(December 1983)

Charlton, 1956 Series
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Volume
13
Price
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1983
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Publications, Inc.
Brand
Charlton Comics Group; Charlton Publication [with wire globe]
Barcode
?
Editing
George Wildman (reprint editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US (up to #125); Standard Modern Age US (#126 onwards)
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound (#s 82 and 83)
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano ?
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
00446
Genre
war
Reprints

Mission to Murmansk (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Montes (signed)
Inks
Ernie Bache (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
[None]
Genre
spy
Characters
US Navy [Admiral; Stephen "Steve" Oliver Cox; Lt. Abelard Willey; Commander Walter Kravitz; Sparks]; Mr. Ambassador; Mr. Secretary; Mr. Harmon; John F. Kennedy (mentioned); Cuban Army
Synopsis
Two frogmen enter the port of Murmansk in a top-secret two-man sub to verify information.
Reprints
Keywords
Port of Murmansk; X55894 submarine

Indexer Notes

Cold War story.

Phantom Cruiser (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Glanzman ?; Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman [as SJG] (signed)
Inks
Sam Glanzman [as SJG] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
[None]
Genre
war
Characters
US Navy [Captain; Lt. Wilder]; Japanese Air Force; Japanese Navy
Synopsis
A U.S. Cruiser believed sunk by the Japanese causes havok in the Pacific.
Reprints
Keywords
Pearl Harbor; Shimushira Island

Indexer Notes

WWII story.

The Coral Sea Victory (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill (signed)
Pencils
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Job Number
[None]
Genre
war
Characters
US Navy [Ensign Ted Barret [Gremlin Three]; Chief; Lt. Commander Shaw [Gremlin Leader]; Zip]; Japanese Navy; Japanese Air Force
Synopsis
Story of the pilots during the Battle of the Coral Sea.
Reprints
Keywords
Battle of Coral Sea; Shoho carrier (sinks); USS Lexington (mentioned); USS Missouri (mentioned); USS Yorktown

Indexer Notes

WWII story.

Decatur and the Pirates: Tripoli! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Ken Battefield
Inks
Ken Battefield
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
[None]
Genre
historical; war
Characters
Captain Stephen "Steve" Decatur; Commodore Edward Preble; Corsican Pirates
Synopsis
Story of Captain Decatur fighting pirates in the early 1800's. Decatur later became a hero in the War of 1812.
Reprints
Keywords
Intrepid (ship); Philadelphia (frigate)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Mission to Murmansk
  3. 2. Phantom Cruiser
  4. 3. The Coral Sea Victory
  5. 4. Decatur and the Pirates: Tripoli!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Block
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mike Nielsen