(January 1958)

Gilberton, 1957 Series
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton World-Wide Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Classics Illustrated Publication
Editing:
Meyer A. Kaplan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Characters:
James Kinney; Richard Horning
Keywords:
Boy Scouts; rescue

[Special Introductory Offer] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[It's Christmas vacation and Bridgeboro Troop #1...is off on its annual skiing trip"] (Table of Contents)

Pee Wee Harris / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Stenzel [as Percy K. Fitzhugh]
Pencils:
Al Stenzel [as Percy K. Fitzhugh]
Inks:
Al Stenzel [as Percy K. Fitzhugh]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Pee Wee Harris; Roy Blakely; Westy Martin; Mr. Ellsworth

["Through the blackness of outer space the first spaceship to reach Mars..."] (Table of Contents)

Space Conquerors! / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Stenzel (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Doc; Red; crew of rocket ship

Puppet Shows (Table of Contents)

How to Make It... / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Beginning (Table of Contents)

Stories from the Bible / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel (signed) ?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
religious
Characters:
God; Adam; Eve

["James Kinney, aged 13, Tenderfoot scout of Troop 115, Barberton, Ohio"] (Table of Contents)

Scouts in Action / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Alsten (signed) ?
Pencils:
Alsten (signed) ?
Inks:
Alsten (signed) ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
James Kinney; Richard Horning

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Think and Grin / text article / 1.34 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Collection of jokes with some illustrated.

["Millicent hates flies!"] (Table of Contents)

Millicent / cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; animal
Characters:
Millicent (elephant); unnamed elephant; unnamed hippopotamus

["Millicent is very popular with the children."] (Table of Contents)

Millicent / cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Clyde Lamb (signed)
Pencils:
Clyde Lamb (signed)
Inks:
Clyde Lamb (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; animal
Characters:
Millicent; children; zookeepers

Caught in a Buffalo Stampede (Table of Contents)

Kit Carson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kit Carson; Jed; Mrs. White; U.S. Cavalry

Carnival Capers (Table of Contents)

How to Make It... / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Cub Scout, Parker Edward Spratt, of Pack 305..."] (Table of Contents)

Scouts in Action / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Alsten (signed) ?
Pencils:
Alsten (signed) ?
Inks:
Alsten (signed) ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Parker Edward Stratt; Gerry Susan Gustafson

The Warning (Table of Contents)

Stories from the Bible / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel (signed) ?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
religious
Characters:
Noah

How to Enjoy Winter Camping...in Snow or Foul Weather (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Wizard of Oz Costumes (Table of Contents)

How to Make It... / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Speak!"] (Table of Contents)

Rocky Stoneaxe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mal Eaton (signed)
Pencils:
Mal Eaton (signed
Inks:
Mal Eaton (signed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children; historical
Characters:
Rocky Stoneaxe; older caveman; pet dinosaur

["I tell ya it's too small for a club-house!"] (Table of Contents)

Rocky Stoneaxe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mal Eaton (signed)
Pencils:
Mal Eaton (signed
Inks:
Mal Eaton (signed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children; historical
Characters:
Rocky Stoneaxe; female friend

[Blowing Bubbles] (Table of Contents)

Rocky Stoneaxe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mal Eaton (signed)
Pencils:
Mal Eaton (signed
Inks:
Mal Eaton (signed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children; historical
Characters:
Rocky Stoneaxe; older caveman

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Think and Grin / text article / 1.34 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Collection of jokes with some illustrated.

["Since out snow plow broke down, Millicent has been filling in nicely!"] (Table of Contents)

Millicent / cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Clyde Lamb (signed)
Pencils:
Clyde Lamb (signed)
Inks:
Clyde Lamb (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; animal
Characters:
Millicent (elephant); zoo keepers

[Washing Day] (Table of Contents)

Millicent / cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; animal
Characters:
Millicent (elephant); zoo keeper

The Deluge (Table of Contents)

Stories from the Bible / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel (signed) ?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
religious
Characters:
Noah

["Wait'll we're in the school orchestra!"] (Table of Contents)

The Tracy Twins / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dik Browne (signed)
Pencils:
Dik Browne (signed)
Inks:
Dik Browne (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dicky Tracy; Nicky Tracy; Grandpa; Dad

["How Tenderfoot Scout, George W. Kingston, of Troop 710..."] (Table of Contents)

Scouts in Action / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Alsten (signed) ?
Pencils:
Alsten (signed) ?
Inks:
Alsten (signed) ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
George W. Kingston; Mary Kathleen Duffy

["You will soon be old enough to become a hunter and warrior, Kam"] (Table of Contents)

Kam of the Ancient Ones / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe King (signed)
Pencils:
Joe King (signed)
Inks:
Joe King (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; western-frontier
Characters:
Kam; Kam's father; Kam's tribe; Vada

Special Features (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Gawker (Table of Contents)

text story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
James W. English
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; children

Shoe Rack (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn A. Wagner
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Make Model Railroad Scenary (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Glenn A. Wagner
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Tools and Kinks (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Taylor
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Muscles for Skiing and Skating (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Frank Giles
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

Play Heads-Up Hockey (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Eddie Jeremiah
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

A Different Kind of Winter Fire (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Chuck Wagon Desk (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn A. Wagner
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Stamps (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom MacPherson
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Moskeeto (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Brooks
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

Message for General Washington (Table of Contents)

text story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Merritt P. Allen
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical; war

Tropical Fish (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Pearl Hanig
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
animal

About Boys' Life (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Read the Best in the World's Finest Juvenile Publication (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [Special Introductory Offer]
  3. 2. [It's Christmas vacation and Bridgeboro Troop #1...is off on its annual skiing trip"]
    Pee Wee Harris
  4. 3. ["Through the blackness of outer space the first spaceship to reach Mars..."]
    Space Conquerors!
  5. 4. Puppet Shows
    How to Make It...
  6. 5. The Beginning
    Stories from the Bible
  7. 6. ["James Kinney, aged 13, Tenderfoot scout of Troop 115, Barberton, Ohio"]
    Scouts in Action
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Think and Grin
  9. 8. ["Millicent hates flies!"]
    Millicent
  10. 9. ["Millicent is very popular with the children."]
    Millicent
  11. 10. Caught in a Buffalo Stampede
    Kit Carson
  12. 11. Carnival Capers
    How to Make It...
  13. 12. ["Cub Scout, Parker Edward Spratt, of Pack 305..."]
    Scouts in Action
  14. 13. The Warning
    Stories from the Bible
  15. 14. How to Enjoy Winter Camping...in Snow or Foul Weather
  16. 15. Wizard of Oz Costumes
    How to Make It...
  17. 16. ["Speak!"]
    Rocky Stoneaxe
  18. 17. ["I tell ya it's too small for a club-house!"]
    Rocky Stoneaxe
  19. 18. [Blowing Bubbles]
    Rocky Stoneaxe
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Think and Grin
  21. 20. ["Since out snow plow broke down, Millicent has been filling in nicely!"]
    Millicent
  22. 21. [Washing Day]
    Millicent
  23. 22. The Deluge
    Stories from the Bible
  24. 23. ["Wait'll we're in the school orchestra!"]
    The Tracy Twins
  25. 24. ["How Tenderfoot Scout, George W. Kingston, of Troop 710..."]
    Scouts in Action
  26. 25. ["You will soon be old enough to become a hunter and warrior, Kam"]
    Kam of the Ancient Ones
  27. 26. Special Features
  28. 27. The Gawker
  29. 28. Shoe Rack
  30. 29. Make Model Railroad Scenary
  31. 30. Tools and Kinks
  32. 31. Muscles for Skiing and Skating
  33. 32. Play Heads-Up Hockey
  34. 33. A Different Kind of Winter Fire
  35. 34. Chuck Wagon Desk
  36. 35. Stamps
  37. 36. Moskeeto
  38. 37. Message for General Washington
  39. 38. Tropical Fish
  40. 39. About Boys' Life
  41. 40. Read the Best in the World's Finest Juvenile Publication
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