(September 1956)

Gilberton, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Authors, Ltd.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated Junior
Editing:
Meyer A. Kaplan (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden and Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

information from http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8400
and William B. Jones, JR Classics Illustrated a Cultural History 2nd Edition


The Golden Bird (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dik Browne (painted)
Inks:
Dik Browne (painted)
Colors:
Dik Browne (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

[Coming Next Month] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

What Is This? (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Connect the dots puzzle. Found inside front cover of HRN 531 editions.

The Golden Bird (Table of Contents)

comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
? (adaptation); Brothers Grimm (original)
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A king sends his three sons in search of a golden bird.

The Wind and The Son (Table of Contents)

Aesop's Fables / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

London Bridge (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
traditional
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum
Inks:
Alex A. Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Seal (Table of Contents)

The Animal World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William A. Walsh
Inks:
William A. Walsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Color This Picture With Crayons / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter

Indexer Notes

Found in HRN 531 edition.

[The Wonderful World of Fairy Tales] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Golden Bird
  2. 1. [Coming Next Month]
  3. 2. What Is This?
  4. 3. The Golden Bird
  5. 4. The Wind and The Son
    Aesop's Fables
  6. 5. London Bridge
  7. 6. The Seal
    The Animal World
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Color This Picture With Crayons
  9. 8. [The Wonderful World of Fairy Tales]
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