([September 1948])

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except February, May, August and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
Al Kanter [as Albert W. Raymond]; Harry M. Adler (managing 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.

HRN 87 (September 1951), 108, 125 all $0.15.
Indicia contains original printing date: October 1946.


The Black Arrow (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Arnold L. Hicks
Inks:
Arnold L. Hicks
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Dick Shelton; Joan Sedley
Reprints:

The Black Arrow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 46 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Louis Stevenson (original story); Ruth A. Roche (adaptation, signed); Tom Scott (adaptation, signed)
Pencils:
Arnold L. Hicks (signed)
Inks:
Arnold L. Hicks (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Louis Goldklang

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Alicia Risingham; Appleyard (archer); Carter; Ellis Duckworth [a.k.a. John Amends-All]; John Fenne; Lawless; Lieutenant Gatesby; Lord Foxham; Lord Risingham; Lord Shoreby; Master Richard "Dick" Shelton; Master Bennet Hatch; Mistress Joanna "Joan" Sedley [poses as Jack Matcham]; Richard Crookback of Gloucester; Seldon; Sir Daniel Brackley; Sir Oliver Oates (priest); Throgmorton
Synopsis:
John Amends-All has four black arrows to seek vengeance against those who have wronged him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

An adaptation of the The Black Arrow novel, first published in 1888.

pages cut from original printing:12,17-18, 27-28, 39-40, 55.

Robert Louis Stevenson "Tusitala... Teller of Tales" (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Robert Louis Stevenson
Synopsis:
Biography of Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), Scottish author, with portrait and illo of his burial procession.
Reprints:

Joseph Priestley "The Father of Soda Water and Discoverer of Oxygen" (Table of Contents)

text article / pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joseph Priestley
Synopsis:
Information on Joseph Priestley (1733-1804), English theologian and scientist, with two illustrations.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Black Arrow
  2. 1. The Black Arrow
  3. 2. Robert Louis Stevenson "Tusitala... Teller of Tales"
  4. 3. Joseph Priestley "The Father of Soda Water and Discoverer of Oxygen"
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