(April 1959)

Gilberton, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
A Classics Illustrated Publication
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Campbell (painting, signed)
Inks:
Stan Campbell (painting, signed)
Colors:
Stan Campbell (painting, signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
history

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

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

[The Illustrated Story of Flight] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Synopsis:
synopsis of the book

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Blizzard Rescue (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Tartaglione
Inks:
John Tartaglione
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
pilot Harold Gillam; miner Carl Witham
Synopsis:
Carl Gillam flies his plane in Alaska to save an injured miner.

Indexer Notes

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Wings of Myth - Wings of Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. L. Kihl (signed)
Inks:
H. L. Kihl (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Emperor Shun; Wayland; Daedalus; Icarus; Brother Oliver (an English Monk); John Damien
Synopsis:
recounts mankind's legends and early attempts at flight

Leonardo's Dream of Flight (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. L. Kihl ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Leonardo Da Vinci
Synopsis:
a summary of Leonardo's designs for flying machines

First in the Sky (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Graham Ingels
Inks:
Graham Ingels
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Joseph Montgolfier; Etienne Montgolfier; King Louis XVI of France; Pilatre De Rozier; Marquis D'Arlandes
Synopsis:
the story of French balloon inventors

Indexer Notes

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From Gliders to Gasoline (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Sir George Cayley; WIlliam Henson; John Stringfellow; Sir Hiram Maxim; Otto Lilienthal
Synopsis:
man's experiments with gliders

Indexer Notes

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The Great Almost (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Dr. Samuel Pierpont Langley; Theodore Roosevelt; President William McKinley; Charles Manly
Synopsis:
the quest for powered flight

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The First to Fly (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Samuel Langley
Synopsis:
The Wright Brothers design and build the first airplane.

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What Makes an Airplane Fly? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
history
Synopsis:
an introduction to the physics of flight

Pioneer Pilots (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Alberto Santos-Dumont; Louis Blériot; Henri Farman; Charles Willard; Glenn Curtiss
Keywords:
Biplane

Indexer Notes

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A New Weapon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Berger ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Roland Garros
Synopsis:
the development of fighter planes in World War I

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The Red Knight of Germany (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Evans
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Baron Manfred Von Richthofen; Captain Roy Brown; Wilfred May
Synopsis:
the story of the Red Baron

Indexer Notes

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Between the Wars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Lieutenant Commander Richard E. Byrd, USN; Edsel Ford; Floyd Bennett; Charles A. Lindbergh; Frank Hawks; Wiley Post; Harold Gatty; Howard Hughes
Synopsis:
aviation development between the wars

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A Deadly Weapon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Glanzman
Inks:
Sam Glanzman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Synopsis:
advancements in airplanes as weapons durring World War II

Indexer Notes

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Brick Wall in the Sky (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Tartaglione
Inks:
John Tartaglione
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Captain Charles "Chuck" Yeager; Glennis Yeager; Captain Bill Bridgman
Synopsis:
Jet fighters and the sound barrier are discussed.

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Flight of the Future (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Kirner] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Kirner] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Synopsis:
final words on flight

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["The wonderful world of fairy tales"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 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)