Charles Kittredge is the older brother of Kit Kittredge.
Personality and Facts
When Charlie is first introduced in Meet Kit, he is sixteen years old (it wasn't uncommon to graduate at that age in prior eras). He had been preparing to go to college, but is unable to because of the financial hardships of the family due to the Depression.
Charlie is described as affectionate and supportive. He attended one of the camps designed by FDR called the CCC camp for the summer. He calls Kit "squirt" and Ruthie "Goofy Ruthie". He gave Kit the book Robin Hood.