(February 1952)

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

Additional indexing by Gregory Fisher and Katie. Five printings: HRN 92, 165, 166, 167, 169 ($0.25).


The Courtship of Miles Standish and Evangeline (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
historical

The Courtship of Miles Standish (Table of Contents)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (original author); ? (comics script)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum
Inks:
Alex A. Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; historical
Characters:
Miles Standish; John Alden; Priscilla Mullens
Reprints:
  • from Illustrated Classics (printed in strip format) 3/21/48

Indexer Notes

Story takes place around 1620 at Plymouth Rock.

Evangeline (Table of Contents)

comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (original author); ? (comics script)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum (credited)
Inks:
Alex A. Blum (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; historical
Characters:
Evangeline; Benedict; Gabriel Lajeunesse; Basil Lajeunesse; Father LeBlanc

Indexer Notes

Story takes place during the mid-eighteenth century in Nova Scotia.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (illustration)

The Jersey Tea Party (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Wendell Smith (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Apache (Table of Contents)

American Indians / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Cyrus McCormick (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Cyrus McCormick (illustration)

Classics Illustrated Junior (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Checklist for Classics Illustrated Junior titles, on inside back cover.

Own the Greatest Stories by the World's Greatest Authors (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Checklist for Classics Illustrated titles, on back cover.