(April 1946)

Gilberton, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly except February, May, August and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company
Brand:
Classic Comics
Editing:
Albert L. Kanter [as Albert W. Raymond]; Harry Adler (managing editor); Ruth Roche (script editor); Jerry Iger (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

First Gilberton Co issue


The Adventures of Marco Polo (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Reprints:

The Adventures of Marco Polo (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Marco Polo / comic story / 50 pages (report information)

Script:
Marco Polo (original story); Donn Byrne (original story); Emmanuel Demby (adaptation)
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
Louis D. Goldklang

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Achmath the Saracen; Alau (warrior, in a tale); Alexander the Great's troops (flashback); Ali Ben Passim; a Calif (in a tale); Emperor Kublai Khan; Princess Silver Bells (his daughter); Chinghis Khan (his son); the Karaunas; King Corobar of the Karaunas; Kurdish bandits; Lee Tsien; the Lord of Konsalmi; Lotus Plum; Marco Polo; Niccolo Polo (his father) ; Maffeo Polo (his uncle) ; the Old Man of the Mountain; Tartar warriors; Tebeth
Synopsis:
"A dramatic presentation" of the life of Marco Polo (1254?-1324?), Italian traveler.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Based on The Travels of Marco Polo and Messr Marco Polo by Donn Byrne

John Greenleaf Whittier (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Barbara Frietchie (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Greenleaf Whittier
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Iriquois: People of the Long House (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

This Is No Joke (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Red Skelton
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Adventures of Marco Polo
  2. 1. The Adventures of Marco Polo
    The Adventures of Marco Polo
  3. 2. John Greenleaf Whittier
  4. 3. Barbara Frietchie
  5. 4. Iriquois: People of the Long House
  6. 5. This Is No Joke
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