([March 1956])

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
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

Original index by Max Capp.

Index done on 11th edition, HRN 167.


The Black Arrow (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Dick Shelton; Joan Sedley

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 [as AH] (signed)
Inks:
Arnold L. Hicks [as AH] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Louis Goldklang

Genre:
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:
  • from Classic Illustrated (Gilberton, 1947 series) #31 [HRN 51] (September 1948)
  • In Classics Illustrated (Gilberton, 1947 series) #31 [HRN 140, 148, 161, 167, 7/64, 11/65]

Indexer Notes

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

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

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illos)
Inks:
? (illos)
Colors:
? (illos)
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.

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

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

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joseph Priestley
Synopsis:
Information on Joseph Priestley (1733-1804), English theologian and scientist, with two illos.
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"
    Pioneers of Science
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