(December 1951)

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
William E. Kanter (editor); 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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indexed from a HRN 89 version. Original index by Peter Croome. One reprint: HRN 89. New cover: HRN 148, reprinted in HRN 165, 167, Sept 1966, 169 ($.25).


Green Mansions (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex A. Blum (painted)
Inks:
Alex A. Blum (painted)
Colors:
Alex A. Blum (painted)

Genre:
adventure

Who Am I? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A "Who Am I" quiz and information on the next issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Green Mansions (Table of Contents)

comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script:
W. H. Hudson (original novel); George Lipscomb (adaptation)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum (signed)
Inks:
Alex A. Blum (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Abel Guevez de Argensola; Rima; Chief Runi; Kua-Ko; Nuflo; Cla-Cla; Oalava; Managa
Synopsis:
Abel befriends Rima only to lose her to the local natives who fear her.
Reprints:
  • In Classics Illustrated (Gilberton, 1947 series) #90 [HRN: 89, 148, 165, 167, Sept 1966, 169 ($.25)]

William Henry Hudson (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of the author William Henry Hudson.

Sir Richard Arkwright (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of the scientist Sir Richard Arkwright.

Barnum's Buffalo Hunt (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
P.T. Barnum

Don Giovanni (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Eleanor Lidofsky
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Retelling of the opera Don Giovanni.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promos for comic strip character tattos and Classics Illustrated binders.

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Listing of other Classics Illustrated issues available for order.

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Green Mansions
  2. 1. Who Am I?
  3. 2. Green Mansions
  4. 3. William Henry Hudson
  5. 4. Sir Richard Arkwright
    Pioneers of Science
  6. 5. Barnum's Buffalo Hunt
  7. 6. Don Giovanni
    Famous Operas
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes