List of Charlton Comics publications

This is a list of Charlton Comics publications.

Title Series Issues Dates Notes
Abbott and Costello #1 – 22 Feb. 1968 – Aug. 1971 Based on the TV series
Army Attack series 1 #1 – 4 July 1964 – Feb. 1965
series 2 #38 – 47 July 1965 – Feb. 1967 formerly U.S. Air Force Comics
Army War Heroes #1 – 38 Dec. 1963 – June 1970 Also see The Iron Corporal
Atom the Cat #9 – 17 Oct. 1957 – Aug. 1959 formerly Tom Cat
Atomic Bunny #12 – 19 Aug. 1958 – Dec. 1959 formerly Atomic Rabbit
Atomic Mouse #1 – 54 March 1953 – June 1963
series 2 #1, 10 – 12 Dec. 1984 – Jan. 1986 Low print run
Atomic Rabbit #1 – 11 Aug. 1955 – March 1958 Atomic Bunny from #12 onward
Attack! series 2 #54 – 60 ? 1958 – Nov. 1959 war comic
series 3 #1 – 3 ? 1962 – Fall 1964 war comic
series 4 #3, 4 Oct. 1966 – Oct. 1967 formerly Special War Series, becomes Attack at Sea
series 5 #1 – 48 Sept. 1971 – Oct. 1984
Attack at Sea #5 Oct. 1968 formerly Attack! vol. 4
Barney and Betty Rubble #1 – 23 Jan. 1973 – Dec. 1976 Based on The Flintstones
Barney Google and Snuffy Smith #1 – 6 March 1970 – Jan. 1971 Based on the comic strip
Battlefield Action #16 – 62 Nov. 1957 – ? 1966 formerly Foreign Intrigues
series 2 #63 – 89 July 1980 – Nov. 1984
Billy the Kid #9 – 153 Nov. 1957 – March 1983 formerly The Masked Raider
The Bionic Woman #1 – 5 Oct. 1977 – June 1978 Based on the TV series
Black Fury #1 – 57 May 1955 – ? 1966 becomes Wild West
Blondie Comics #177 – 222 Feb. 1969 – Nov. 1976 continued from King Comics series
Blue Beetle series 2 #18 – 21 Feb. 1955 – Aug. 1955 formerly The Thing!, becomes Mr. Muscles
series 3 #1 – 5 June 1964 – March–April 1965 superhero comic; scarab-powered Dan Garrett II version
series 4 #50 – 54 July 1965 – Feb.-March 1966 formerly Unusual Tales, becomes Ghostly Tales
series 5 #1 – 5 June 1967 – Nov. 1968 superhero comic; Ted Kord version, unpublished #6 appeared in The Charlton Portfolio
Bo #1 – 3 June 1955 – Oct. 1955
Brenda Starr #13 – 15 June 1955 – Oct. 1955 reprints Brenda Starr, Reporter newspaper strips
Brides in Love #1 – 45 Aug. 1956 – Feb. 1965 becomes Summer Love
Bullwinkle & Rocky #1 – 7 July 1970 – July 1971 Based on the TV series
Captain Atom series 2 #78 – 89 Dec. 1965 – Dec. 1967 formerly Strange Suspense Stories, unpublished #90 appeared in Charlton Bullseye #1, 2
Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion #1 – 4 ? 1955 – Jan. 1956 Issue #1 promotional comic from Heinz
Captain Willy Schultz #76, 77 Oct. 1985 – Jan. 1986 Low print run
Career Girl Romances #24 – 78 June 1964 – Dec. 1973 formerly Three Nurses
Charlie Chan #6 – 9 June 1955 – March 1956 continued from Crestwood Publications series, becomes Zaza the Mystic
Charlton Action: featuring Static #11 – 12 Oct. 1985 – Dec. 1985 Low print run
Charlton Bullseye #1 – 10 June 1981 – Dec. 1982 After cancellation, stories appeared in Scary Tales.
Charlton Classics #1 – 9 April 1980 – Aug. 1981
Charlton Premiere series 1 #19 July 1967 formerly Marine War Heroes
series 2 #1 – 4 Sept. 1967 – May 1968
Cheyenne Kid #8 – 99 July 1957 – Nov. 1973 formerly Wild Frontier
Cody Of The Pony Express #8 – 10 Oct. 1955 – June 1956 becomes Outlaws Of The West
Confidential Diary #12 – 17 May 1962 – March 1963 formerly High School Confidential Diary, becomes Three Nurses
Cowboy Love #28 – 31 Feb. 1955 – Aug. 1955 continued from Fawcett Comics series, becomes Sweetheart Diary
Cowboy Western Comics #17 – 67 July 1948 – March 1958 formerly Jack In The Box, issues #40–45 Space Western Comics, becomes Wild Bill Hickock.
Creepy Things #1 – 6 July 1975 – June 1976
Danger and Adventure #22 – 27 Feb. 1955 – Feb. 1956 formerly This Magazine Is Haunted, becomes Robin Hood And His Merry Men
Danny Blaze #1, 2 Aug. 1955 – Oct. 1955 becomes Nature Boy
David Cassidy #1 – 14 Feb. 1972 – Sept. 1973 Star of The Partridge Family
Davy Crockett #1 – 8 Aug. 1955 – Jan. 1957 becomes Kid Montana
D-Day #1 – 6 Summer 1963 – Nov. 1968 Also see Special War Series
Death Valley #7 – 9 June 1955 – Oct. 1955 becomes Frontier Scout Daniel Boone
Dino #1 – 20 Aug. 1973 – Jan. 1977 Based on The Flintstones
Dr. Graves #73 – 75 Sept. 1985 – Jan. 1986 formerly The Many Ghosts of Doctor Graves
Don Winslow of the Navy #70 – 73 March 1955 – Sept. 1955 continued from Fawcett Comics series; becomes Fightin' Navy
Doomsday + 1 #1 – 12 July 1975 – May 1979 #7–12 reprints #1–6; unpublished final story appeared in Charlton Bullseye #4, 5.
Drag 'N' Wheels #30 – 59 Sept. 1968 – May 1973 formerly Top Eliminator
Dragstrip Hotrodders #1 – 16 Summer 1963 – Aug. 1967 becomes World of Wheels
Dudley Do-Right #1 – 7 Aug. 1970 – Aug. 1971 Based on the TV series
Dynamite #1 – 9 May 1953 – Sept. 1954 becomes Johnny Dynamite
E-Man #1 – 10 Oct. 1973 – Sept. 1975
Emergency! (comic book) #1 – 4 June 1976 – Nov. 1976 Based on the TV series
(magazine) #1 – 4 June 1976 – Nov. 1976 Black and white magazine version
Fightin' Air Force #3 – 53 Feb. 1956 – Feb.-March 1966 becomes War and Attack
Fightin' Army #16 – 172 Jan. 1956 – Nov. 1984 formerly Soldier & Marine Comics
The Fightin' Five #28 – 49 July 1964 – Dec. 1982 formerly Space War, #42–49 all reprints
Fightin' Marines #14 – 176 May 1955 – Sept. 1984 continued from St. John Publications series
Fightin' Navy #74 – 133 Jan. 1956 – Oct. 1984 formerly Don Winslow of the Navy
Flash Gordon #12 – 18 Feb. 1969 – Jan. 1970 continued from King Comics series
The Flintstones #1 – 50 Nov. 1970 – Feb. 1977 Based on the TV series
Foreign Intrigues #14, 15 ? 1956 – Aug. 1956 formerly Johnny Dynamite, becomes Battlefield Action
For Lovers Only #60 – 87 Aug. 1971 – Nov. 1976 formerly Hollywood Romances
Freddy #12 – 47 June 1958 – Feb. 1965 formerly My Little Margie's Boy Friends
Frontier Scout Daniel Boone #10 – 13 Jan. 1956 – Aug. 1956 formerly Death Valley, becomes The Masked Raider
Funny Animals #84 – 91 April 1954 – Feb. 1956 continued from Fawcett Comics series
series 2 #1, 2 Sept. 1984 – Nov. 1984 Low print run
Ghost Manor #1 – 19 July 1968 – July 1971 becomes Ghostly Haunts
series 2 #1 – 77 Oct. 1971 – Nov. 1984
Ghostly Haunts #20 – 58 Sept. 1971 – April 1978 formerly Ghost Manor
Ghostly Tales #55 – 169 April–May 1966 – Oct. 1984 formerly Blue Beetle vol. 4
Go-Go #1 – 9 June 1966 – Oct. 1967
Gorgo #1 – 23 May 1961 – Sept. 1965 Based on the movie
Gorgo's Revenge #1 ? 1962 becomes The Return of Gorgo
Grand Prix #16 – 31 Sept. 1967 – May 1970 formerly Hot Rod Racers
The Great Gazoo #1 – 20 Aug. 1973 – Jan. 1977 Based on The Flintstones
The Green Planet one-shot 1962
The Gunfighters #51 – 85 Oct. 1966 – July 1984 formerly Kid Montana
Gunmaster series 1 #1 – 4 Sept. 1964 – March–April 1965 western hero
series 5 #84 – 89 July 1965 – Oct. 1967 formerly Six-Gun Heroes, becomes Judomaster
Hanna-Barbera Parade #1 – 10 Sept. 1971 – Dec. 1972
Haunted #1 – 75 Sept. 1971 – Sept. 1984 Baron Weirwulf's Haunted Library from #21 onward
Haunted Love #1 – 11 April 1973 – Sept. 1975
Hee Haw #1 – 7 July 1970 – Aug. 1971 Based on the TV series
Hi and Lois #1 – 11 Nov. 1969 – July 1971 Based on the comic strip
Hoppity Hooper #1 – 6 May 1972 – June 1973 Based on the TV series
High School Confidential Diary #1 – 11 June 1960 – March 1962 becomes Confidential Diary
Hillbilly Comics #1 – 4 Aug. 1955 – July 1956
Hollywood Romances #46 – 59 Nov. 1966 – June 1971 becomes For Lovers Only
Hot Rod Racers #1 – 15 Dec. 1964 – July 1967 becomes Grand Prix
Hot Rods and Racing Cars #1 – 120 Nov. 1951 – June 1973
The House of Yang #1 – 6 July 1975 – June 1976 Also see Yang
Huckleberry Hound #1 – 8 Nov. 1970 – Jan. 1972 Based on the TV series
I Love You #7 – 130 Sept. 1955 – May 1980 formerly In Love
In Love #5, 6 ? – July 1955 continued from Mainline Publications series; becomes I Love You
Intimate #1 – 3 Dec. 1957 – May 1958 becomes Teen-age Love
The Iron Corporal #23 – 25 Oct. 1985 – Feb. 1986 Low print run
Jack in the Box #11 – 16 Oct. 1946 – Nov.-Dec. 1947 formerly Yellowjacket Comics, becomes Cowboy Western Comics
The Jetsons #1 – 20 Nov. 1970 – Dec. 1973 Based on the TV series
Johnny Dynamite #10 – 12 June 1955 – Oct. 1955 formerly Dynamite, becomes Foreign Intrigues
Judomaster #89 – 98 May–June 1966 – Dec. 1967 formerly Gunmaster (with two #89's)
Jungle Jim #22 – 28 Feb. 1969 – Feb. 1970 continued from Dell Comics series
Jungle Tales of Tarzan #1 – 4 Dec. 1964 – July 1965 series unauthorized by Burroughs. Fifth issue created, but not published.[citation needed]
Just Married #1 – 114 Jan. 1958 – Dec. 1976
Kid Montana #9 – 50 Nov. 1957 – March 1965 formerly Davy Crockett, becomes The Gunfighters
Konga #1 – 23 ? 1960 – Nov. 1965 Based on the movie
Konga's Revenge #2, 3 Summer 1963 – Fall 1964 formerly The Return of Konga
Korg: 70,000 B.C. #1 – 9 May 1975 – Nov. 1976 based on the TV series
Lash Larue Western #47 – 84 March–April 1954 – June 1961 continued from Fawcett Comics series
Lawbreakers Suspense Stories #10 – 15 Jan. 1953 – Nov. 1953 becomes Strange Suspense Stories
Li'l Genius #5 – 55 ? 1954 – Jan. 1986 continued from Toby Press' Super Brat
Li'l Rascal Twins #6 – 18 ? 1957 – Jan. 1960 formerly Nature Boy
Li'l Tomboy #92 – 107 Oct. 1956 – Feb. 1960 formerly Funny Animals
Love and Romance #1 – 24 Sept. 1971 – Sept. 1975
Love Diary #1 – 102 July 1958 – Dec. 1976
The Many Ghosts of Doctor Graves #1 – 72 May 1967 – May 1982 becomes Doctor Graves
Marines Attack #1 – 9 Aug. 1964 – Feb.-March 1966
Marine War Heroes #1 – 18 Jan. 1964 – March 1967 becomes Charlton Premiere
Marvels of Science #1 – 4 March 1946 – June 1946 First comic to use name Charlton Comics.[citation needed]
The Masked Raider #1 – 8 June 1955 – July 1957 becomes Billy the Kid
series 2 #14 – 30 Aug. 1958 – June 1961 formerly Frontier Scout Daniel Boone
Midnight Tales #1 – 18 Dec. 1972 – May 1976
Mr. Muscles #22, 23 March 1956 – Aug. 1956 formerly Blue Beetle vol. 2
Monster Hunters #1 – 18 Aug. 1975 – Feb. 1979
My Little Margie #1 – 54 July 1954 – Nov. 1964 Based on the TV series
My Little Margie's Boy Friends #1 – 11 Aug. 1955 – ? 1958 becomes Freddy
My Little Margie's Fashions #1 – 5 Feb. 1959 – Nov. 1959
My Only Love #1 – 9 July 1975 – Nov. 1976
My Secret Life #19 – 47 Aug. 1957 – Sept. 1962 formerly Young Lovers, becomes Sue & Sally Smith
Mysteries of Unexplored Worlds #1 – 48 Aug. 1956 – Sept. 1965 becomes Son of Vulcan
Mysterious Suspense #1 Oct. 1968
Nature Boy #3 – 5 March 1956 – Feb. 1957 formerly Danny Blaze; becomes Li'l Rascal Twins
Navy War Heroes #1 – 7 Jan. 1965 – March–April 1965
Outer Space series 1 #17 – 25 May 1958 – Dec. 1959 formerly This Magazine Is Haunted
series 2 #1 Nov. 1968
Outlaws Of The West #11 – 88 July 1957 – April 1980 formerly Cody of the Pony Express
Out Of This World #1 – 16 Aug. 1956 – Dec. 1959
The Partridge Family #1 – 21 March 1971 – Dec. 1973 Based on the TV series
Peacemaker #1 – 5 March 1967 – Nov. 1967 Also see The Fightin' Five
Pebbles & Bamm Bamm #1 – 36 Jan. 1972 – Dec. 1976 Based on The Flintstones
Peter Cannon, Thunderbolt #51 – 60 March–April 1966 – Nov. 1967 formerly Son of Vulcan
The Phantom #30 – 74 Feb. 1969 – Jan. 1977 continued from King Comics series
Pictorial Love Stories #22 – 26 Oct. 1949 – July 1950 formerly Tim McCoy
Popeye the Sailor #94 – 138 Feb. 1969 – Jan. 1977 continued from King Comics series
Primus #1 – 7 Feb. 1972 – Oct. 1972 Based on the TV series
Pudgy Pig #1, 2 Sept. 1958 – Nov. 1958
Punchy and the Black Crow #10 – 12 Oct. 1985 – Feb. 1986 Low print run
Range Busters #8 – 10 May 1955 – Sept. 1955 becomes Wyatt Earp, Frontier Marshal
Reptilicus #1, 2 Aug. 1961 – Oct. 1961 Based on the movie, becomes Reptisaurus the Terrible
Reptisaurus the Terrible #3 – #8 Jan. 1962 – Dec. 1962 formerly Reptilicus
The Return of Gorgo #2, 3 Aug. 1963 – Fall 1964 formerly Gorgo's Revenge
The Return of Konga #1 ? 1962 becomes Konga's Revenge
Robin Hood And His Merry Men #28 – 38 April 1956 – Aug. 1958 formerly Danger & Adventure
Romantic Secrets #5 – 52 Oct. 1955 – Nov. 1964 continued from Fawcett Comics series, becomes Time For Love
Romantic Story #23 – 130 May 1954 – Nov. 1973 continued from Fawcett Comics series
Ronald McDonald #1 – 4 Sept. 1970 – March 1971 Based on the McDonald's character
Rookie Cop #27 – 33 Nov. 1955 – Aug. 1957
Sarge Snorkel #1 – 17 Oct. 1973 – Dec. 1976 Based on the Beetle Bailey character
Sarge Steel #1 – 8 Dec. 1964 – March–April 1966 becomes Secret Agent
Scary Tales #1 – 46 Aug. 1975 – Oct. 1984
Scooby Doo #1 – 11 April 1975 – Dec. 1976 Based on the TV series
Secret Agent #9 – 10 Oct. 1966 – Oct. 1967 formerly Sarge Steel
Secret Romance #1 – 48 Oct. 1968 – Feb. 1980
Secrets Of Love And Marriage #1 – 25 Aug. 1956 – June 1961
Six Gun Heroes #24 – 83 Jan. 1954 – March–April 1965 continued from Fawcett Comics series, becomes Gunmaster
The Six Million Dollar Man (comic book) #1 – 9 June 1976 – June 1978 Based on the TV series
(magazine) #1 – 7 July 1976 – Nov. 1977 Black and white magazine version
Soldier & Marine Comics #9, 11 – 15 Dec. 1954 – Aug. 1955 becomes Fightin' Army
Son of Vulcan #49, 50 Nov. 1965 – Jan. 1966 formerly Mysteries of Unexplored Worlds, becomes Peter Cannon, Thunderbolt
Space Adventures series 1 #1 – 21 July 1952 – Aug. 1956 becomes War At Sea
series 2 #23 – 59 May 1958 – Nov. 1964
series 3 #1 – 13 Oct. 1967 – March 1979
Space: 1999 (comic book) #1 – 7 Nov. 1975 – Nov. 1976 Based on the TV series
(magazine) #1 – 8 Nov. 1975 – Nov. 1976 Black and white magazine version
Space War #1 – 27 Oct. 1959 – March 1964 becomes The Fightin' Five
#28 – 34 March 1978 – March 1979
Space Western Comics #40 – 45 Oct. 1952 – Aug. 1953 Also see Cowboy Western Comics
Special War Series #1 – 4 Aug. 1965 – Nov. 1965 Also see D-Day, War and Attack, Judomaster
Speed Demons #5 – 10 Feb. 1957 – ? 1958 becomes Submarine Attack
Strange Suspense Stories #16 – 77 Jan. 1954 – Oct. 1965 formerly Lawbreakers Suspense Stories, issues #23–26 This Is Suspense, becomes Captain Atom
series 2 #1 – 9 Oct. 1967 – Sept. 1969
Submarine Attack #11 – 54 May 1958 – Feb.-March 1966 formerly Speed Demons
Sue & Sally Smith #48 – 54 Nov. 1962 – Nov. 1963 formerly My Secret Life
Summer Love #46 – 48 Oct. 1965 – Nov. 1968 formerly Brides in Love
Super Brat #1 – 4 Jan. 1954 – July 1954 becomes Li'l Genius
Surf 'N' Wheels #1 – 6 Nov. 1969 – Sept. 1970
Sweetheart Diary #32 – 65 Oct. 1955 – Aug. 1962 formerly Cowboy Love
Sweethearts #122 – 137 March 1954 – Dec. 1973 continued from Fawcett Comics series; first monthly romance title
Tales of the Mysterious Traveler #1 – 13 Aug. 1956 – June 1959
series 2 #14, 15 Oct. 1985 – Dec. 1985 Low print run
Teen Confessions #1 – 97 Aug. 1959 – Nov. 1976
Teen-age Confidential Confessions #1 – 22 July 1960 – ? 1964
Teen-age Hotrodders #1 -24 July 1958 – Dec. 1973 becomes Top Eliminator
Teen-age Love #4 – 96 July 1958 – Dec. 1973 formerly Intimate
Texas Rangers in Action #5 – 79 July 1956 – Aug. 1970
The Thing! #1 -17 Feb. 1952 – Nov. 1954 became Blue Beetle vol. 2
This Is Suspense #23 – 26 Feb. 1955 – Aug. 1955 Also see Strange Suspense Stories
Tennessee Tuxedo #1 – 9 June 1969 – Dec. 1971 Based on the TV series
This Magazine Is Haunted #1 – 21 Oct. 1951 – Nov. 1954 becomes Danger and Adventure
series 2 #12 – 16 July 1957 – May 1958 formerly Zaza the Mystic, becomes Outer Space
Three Nurses #18 – 23 May 1963 – March 1964 formerly Confidential Diary, becomes Career Girl Romances
Tiger #1 – 6 March 1970 – Jan. 1971
Tim McCoy #16 – 21 Oct. 1948 – Aug. 1949 formerly Zoo Funnies, becomes Pictorial Love Stories
Time For Love #53 Oct. 1966 formerly Romantic Secrets
series 2 #1 – 47 Oct. 1967 – May 1976
Timmy the Timid Ghost #3 – 45 Feb. 1956 – Sept. 1966
series 2 #1 – 26 Oct. 1967 – Jan. 1986
Tom Cat #4 – 8 April 1956 – July 1957 becomes Atom the Cat
Top Cat #1 – 20 Nov. 1970 – Nov. 1973 Based on the TV series
Top Eliminator #25 – 29 Sept. 1967 – July 1968 formerly Teen-age Hotrodders, becomes Drag 'N' Wheels
Underdog #1 – 10 July 1970 – Jan. 1972 Based on the TV series
Unusual Tales #1 – 49 Nov. 1955 – March–April 1965 becomes Blue Beetle vol. 4
U.S. Air Force Comics #1 – 37 Oct. 1958 – March–April 1965 becomes Army Attack
U.S. Marines #1 Fall 1964
Valley of the Dinosaurs #1 – 11 April 1975 – Dec. 1976 Based on the TV series
Vengeance Squad[1] #1 – 6 July 1975 – May 1976
War #1 – 47 July 1975 – ? 1984 issues #41–47 all reprints
War and Attack #1 Fall 1964
series 2 #54 – 63 June 1966 – Dec. 1967 formerly Fightin' Air Force
War At Sea #22 – 42 Nov. 1957 – June 1961 formerly Space Adventures
War Heroes #1 – 27 Feb. 1963 – Nov. 1967
Wheelie and the Chopper Bunch #1 – 7 July 1975 – July 1976 Based on the TV series
Wild Bill Hickock #68 – 75 Aug. 1958 – Dec. 1959 formerly Cowboy Western
Wild Frontier #1 – 7 Oct. 1955 – April 1957 becomes Cheyenne Kid
Wild West #58 Nov. 1966 formerly Black Fury
World of Wheels #17 – 32 Oct. 1967 – June 1970 formerly Dragstrip Hotrodders
Wyatt Earp, Frontier Marshal #11 – 72 Jan. 1956 – Dec. 1967 formerly Range Busters
Yang #1 – 17 Nov. 1973 – Jan. 1986 issues #15–17 all reprints
Yellowjacket Comics #1 – 10 Sept. 1944 – June 1946 becomes Jack in the Box
Yogi Bear #1 – 35 Nov. 1970 – Jan. 1976 Based on the TV series
The Young Doctors #1 – 6 Jan. 1963 – Nov. 1963
Young Lovers #16 – 18 July 1956 – May 1957 becomes My Secret Life
Zaza the Mystic #10, 11 April 1956 – Sept. 1956 formerly Charlie Chan, becomes This Magazine Is Haunted vol. 2
Zoo Funnies #1 – 15 Nov. 1945 – ? 1947 becomes Tim McCoy

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vengeance Squad at Don Markstein's Toonopedia. Archived from the original on July 19, 2015.

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