(January 1950)

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
William E. Kanter; Ruth Roche (story editor); Jerry Iger (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Cover stock varies from Glossy standard paper to Glossy stiff paper; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Scottish Chiefs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script:
Jane Porter (original story); John H. O'Rourke (adaptation)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum
Inks:
Alex A. Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Aymer de Valence; Bishop of Durham; Earl of Gloucester; Governor Heselrigge of Lanark; his nephew Arthur Heselrigge; gray-bearded prophet; Grimsby (soldier); King Edward I of England; Lord Donald Mar, Earl of Bothwell; his wife Lady Mar; his daughter; Lieutenant Edwin; Lieutenant Kirkpatrick; Prince Robert Bruce [becomes King of Scotland]; Sir John Monteith; Sir Roger; Sir William Wallace; his wife Marion; his servant Halbert

Indexer Notes

An adaptation of the Scottish Chiefs novel, first published in 1810.

Jane Porter (Table of Contents)

Jane Porter / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of Jane Porter (1776-1850), Scottish novelist, with portrait and illos of two Scottish chieftains.

Indexer Notes

No credits.

Richard Jordan Gatling Inventor of the Machine Gun (Table of Contents)

Pioneers of Science / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of Richard Jordan Gatling (1818-1903), American inventor, with portrait and three illos.

Skippy "The Funny Looking Dog" (Table of Contents)

Dog Heroes / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illos)
Inks:
? (illos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
animal
Synopsis:
The story of how the dachshund Skippy saved little Dorothy Ann Clinch.

Othello By Giuseppe Verdi (Table of Contents)

Famous Operas / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
historical
Synopsis:
A recounting of the Othello opera by Giuseppe Verdi adapted from the William Shakespeare play.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Scottish Chiefs
  2. 1. Jane Porter
    Jane Porter
  3. 2. Richard Jordan Gatling Inventor of the Machine Gun
    Pioneers of Science
  4. 3. Skippy "The Funny Looking Dog"
    Dog Heroes
  5. 4. Othello By Giuseppe Verdi
    Famous Operas
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