(November 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

The Dancing Princesses (Table of Contents)

The Dancing Princesses / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dik Browne (painting)
Inks:
Dik Browne (painting)
Colors:
Dik Browne (painting)

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fairy Tale

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

What is This? / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Connect the dots puzzle on inside front cover.

The Dancing Princesses (Table of Contents)

The Dancing Princesses / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
? (adaptation); Brothers Grimm (original)
Pencils:
William A. Walsh
Inks:
William A. Walsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
The King; Flora; Felix; Hilda; Albert; Maurice; William; Alex; Aladar; Michael; Oscar; Robert; Stanley; Conrad; Rudolph
Synopsis:
A king promises marriage to one of his 12 princesses, if any man can show where they dance every night. Felix finds out, and Flora and he are married.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fairy Tale

The Lark and Her Young Ones (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
The Lark
Reprints:
Keywords:
Parable

Little Jack Horner (Table of Contents)

Nursery Rhyme / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Jack Horner

Indexer Notes

Illustrated nursery rhyme.

The Porcupine (Table of Contents)

The Animal World / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Profile of the porcupine.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Sekowsky
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children
Characters:
Felix; Flora

Indexer Notes

Coloring page on inside back cover.

The Wonderful World of Fairy Tales (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Checklist for Classics Illustrated Junior titles, on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Dancing Princesses
    The Dancing Princesses
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    What is This?
  3. 2. The Dancing Princesses
    The Dancing Princesses
  4. 3. The Lark and Her Young Ones
    Aesop's Fables
  5. 4. Little Jack Horner
    Nursery Rhyme
  6. 5. The Porcupine
    The Animal World
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Color This Picture With Crayons
  8. 7. The Wonderful World of Fairy Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig
  • Max Capp