([January] 1957)

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except February, May, August and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
Roberta Strauss; Alex A. Blum (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 Dan Kocher.


Oliver Twist (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
drama

[Subscribe Now! Today!] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for the World Around Us series.

Found in HRN 150 editions.

[Who Am I?] (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Puzzle.

Found in HRN 150 editions.

Oliver Twist (Table of Contents)

comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Dickens (original story); Georgianna Campbell (adaptation)
Pencils:
Arnold Hicks
Inks:
Arnold Hicks
Colors:
?
Letters:
Louis L Goldklang

Genre:
drama; historical
Characters:
Oliver Twist; Agnes Fleming (dies; Oliver's mother); Mrs. Mann; Mrs. Thingummy; Mr. Bumble; Susan; Mr. Sowerberry; Mrs. Sowerberry; Noah Claypole; Charlotte; Artful Dodger [Jack Dawkins]; Fagin; Charley Bates; Mr. Fang; Mr. Brownlow; Mrs. Bedwin; Mr. Grimwig; Bill Sikes; Nancy; Miss Rose; Mrs. Corney; Toby Crackit; Mr. Monks; Mrs. Maylie; Mr. Losberne; Harry Maylie
Synopsis:
The journey of a young orphan boy, as he must overcome many roadblocks before finding his family.
Reprints:
Keywords:
England; ghost; hanging; orphan; orphanage; pickpocket; undertaker

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils and inks credits from Jerry Bails' "Who's Who of American Comic Books."

Charles Dickens (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

[Build your own library] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover on HRN 150 editions.

[Read the best in the world's finest juvenile publication] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Order form for other Classics Illustrated editions, HRN 150 edition.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Oliver Twist
  2. 1. [Subscribe Now! Today!]
  3. 2. [Who Am I?]
  4. 3. Oliver Twist
  5. 4. Charles Dickens
  6. 5. [Build your own library]
  7. 6. [Read the best in the world's finest juvenile publication]
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