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Charlton Mar-1956
Second of two issues published.

20-July-2011 1:09 pm
Username: Ranko
Comment: 1956, Charlton Publications. The Mystery of the Doomed Daredevil: This story is about a newspaper man that gets loads of scoops of accidents happening for one particular reason which should be easy to figure out from probably the first page of the story. Sherlock Holmes Greatest Challenge: In a cabin in Canada a man is murdered. Again, the perp is pretty obvious from very early on. Double Dice (text): The story is good but has nothing at all to do with Sherlock Holmes. The Overseas Smuggling Racket: Some crooks have been smuggling diamonds and Holmes is called in to help on the case. A painting and some buttons are the major clues he finds to solve it. The Danger Run: This is about trucking where a driver has set it up for the truck to be hijacked in order to make money for himself. Another driver is with him. This happens a couple of more times when the police finally catch them.

Published: March 1956, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 36, Editing: Al Fago (executive editor)
Color: Four Color Dimensions: Paper Stock: Newsprint Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: Copyright 1955 by Charlton Comics Group.
Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Credits: Pencils: Bill Molno | Inks: Vince Alascia
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Sherlock Holmes

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Comic Story (7 pages) The Mystery of the Doomed Daredevil
Synopsis: Sherlock Holmes catches a cameraman who rigs his "scoops."
Credits: Script: Joe Gill ? | Pencils: Bill Molno | Inks: Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio ? | Letters: Jon D'Agostino
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Sherlock Holmes; Sgt. Smithers; Paul Carter; Ted Jenks (villain)

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Credits: Pencils: Ray Thompson [as R.T.] (signed) | Inks: Ray Thompson [as R.T.] (signed)
Characters: Davy Cricket

Comic Story (6 pages) Sherlock Holmes Greatest Challenge
Credits: Script: Joe Gill ? | Pencils: Bill Molno | Inks: Sal Trapani
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Sherlock Holmes; Arthur Duncan (death); Mountie Paul Harte; Mountie Ken; Mr. Peters (villain)

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Credits: Pencils: ? (photo); ? | Inks: ? (photo); ?

Text Story (2 pages) Double Dice
Credits: Letters: typeset
Genre: Crime
Characters: Detective Al Norton; Detective Ben Egan; Chief Edward Mirkus; Bob Dickson; Mrs. Hanler; William R. Whiteman; Louie Zimmer (villain)

Comic Story (6 pages) The Overseas Smuggling Racket
Credits: Script: Joe Gill ? | Pencils: Bill Molno | Inks: Bill Molno ? | Letters: Jon D'Agostino
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Sherlock Holmes; Captain Higgins; F.B.I. [Agent Dodson; Agent John Summers (death)]

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Credits: Pencils: ? (photos); ? | Inks: ? (photos); ?

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Credits: Pencils: ? (photos) | Inks: ? (photos) | Colours: ? (photos)

Comic Story (6 pages) The Danger Run
Credits: Script: Joe Gill ? | Pencils: Bill Molno | Letters: Jon D'Agostino
Genre: Crime
Characters: Al Craddock; Dip Murphy; Pete (villain)

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Characters: J.E. Smith (photo)

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