(July 1947)

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
William E. Kanter (editor); Jerry Iger (art director); Ruth Roche (script editor)
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

Jane Eyre (Table of Contents)

Jane Eyre / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harley M. Griffiths
Inks:
Harley M. Griffiths
Colors:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Jane Eyre; Edward Rochester; Rochester's mad wife; Minister; Wedding Guests
Synopsis:
Full-page line-drawn color illustration depicts Rochester's mad wife interrupting the marriage ceremony of Jane Eyre.

[Red Majic Offer] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Full-page black and white ad for Red Majic, a board game.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Jane Eyre (Table of Contents)

comic story / 53 pages (report information)

Script:
Charlotte Bronte (original author); Harry Glickman (adaptation)
Pencils:
Harley M. Griffiths (signed)
Inks:
Harley M. Griffiths (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Jane Eyre; Mrs. Reed; John Reed; Edward Rochester; Rochester's mad wife; Miss Temple; St. John Rivers; Mr. Brocklehurst; Adele; Helen Burns; Grace Poole; Mrs. Fairfax
Synopsis:
The child Jane Eyre is sent to a girls' school, grows to an adult, and becomes governess in the household of wealthy Edward Rochester. After many trials and tribulations, the two marry.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Classics Illustrated (Acclaim, 1997 series) #4

Charlotte Bronte (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography

The Muskohegan Family, The Creek Conspiracy (Table of Contents)

American Indians / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
history

Great Heroes of the U.S. Navy (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Full-page illustrated article about John Paul Jones and other heroes of the United States Navy.

[Forthcoming Title] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Half-page, vertically-oriented promo on the left side of the page for the next issue in the Classics Illustrated series, "Mysteries". Spot illustration depicts the next issue's front cover.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

[Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? (ad copy)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Half-page, vertically-oriented promo on the right side of the page for a Classics Illustrated subscription.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

[Classics Illustrated Gift Boxes] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Full-page color promo for boxed issues of Classics Illustrated. Each box costs $.59 and contains five issues.

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Jane Eyre
    Jane Eyre
  2. 1. [Red Majic Offer]
  3. 2. Jane Eyre
  4. 3. Charlotte Bronte
  5. 4. The Muskohegan Family, The Creek Conspiracy
    American Indians
  6. 5. Great Heroes of the U.S. Navy
  7. 6. [Forthcoming Title]
    Coming Next Month
  8. 7. [Subscription Offer]
  9. 8. [Classics Illustrated Gift Boxes]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Kathryn Wright
  • James Ludwig
  • Bob Hughes