(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.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Courtship of Miles Standish and Evangeline
  2. 1. The Courtship of Miles Standish
  3. 2. Evangeline
  4. 3. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  5. 4. The Jersey Tea Party
  6. 5. The Apache
    American Indians
  7. 6. Cyrus McCormick
    Pioneers of Science
  8. 7. Classics Illustrated Junior
  9. 8. Own the Greatest Stories by the World's Greatest Authors
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