(May 1953)

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:
?
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

King of the Khyber Rifles (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painted)
Inks:
? (painted)
Colors:
? (painted)

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Information to order Classics Illustrated Special Issues.

Inside front cover.

King of the Khyber Rifles (Table of Contents)

comic story / 45 pages (report information)

Script:
Talbot Mundy (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils:
Seymour Moskowitz
Inks:
Seymour Moskowitz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Athelstan King; General Coates; Yasmini; Major Hyde; Rewa Gunga; Ismail; Major Courtenay; Darya Khan; Charles King; Muhammad Anim
Synopsis:
Captain King is sent to stop a jihad from beginning in India.

Talbot Mundy (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of the writer Talbot Mundy.

Balboa Discoverer of the Pacific Ocean (Table of Contents)

Great Lives / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of the explorer Balboa.

The Miracle of 1951 (Table of Contents)

Stories from the World of Sports / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Synopsis:
The true story of the 1951 New York Giants and their winning of the pennant.

[40 of the world's greatest comic strip characters in tattoos.] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Order form for a set of tattoos of comic strip characters.

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Order form for other Classics Illustrated issues.

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. King of the Khyber Rifles
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. King of the Khyber Rifles
  4. 3. Talbot Mundy
  5. 4. Balboa Discoverer of the Pacific Ocean
    Great Lives
  6. 5. The Miracle of 1951
    Stories from the World of Sports
  7. 6. [40 of the world's greatest comic strip characters in tattoos.]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
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