([January 1957])

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:
William E. Kanter; Alex 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

Reprinted in HRN 154, November 1963 [HRN 167] and August 1965 [HRN 167]. Original index by Max Capp.


The Scottish Chiefs (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Sir William Wallace

Indexer Notes

Index done on Classics Illustrated #67 (HRN 167), 7th edition.

The Scottish Chiefs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script:
Jane Porter (original story); John H. O'Rourke (adaptation)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum
Inks:
Alex A. Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Aymer de Valence; Bishop of Durham; Earl of Gloucester; Governor Heselrigge of Lanark; his nephew Arthur Heselrigge; gray-bearded prophet; Grimsby (soldier); King Edward I of England; Lord Donald Mar, Earl of Bothwell; his wife Lady Mar; his daughter; Lieutenant Edwin; Lieutenant Kirkpatrick; Prince Robert Bruce [becomes King of Scotland]; Sir John Monteith; Sir Roger; Sir William Wallace; his wife Marion; his servant Halbert
Reprints:
  • from Classics Illustrated (Gilberton, 1947 series) #67 [0] (January 1950)

Indexer Notes

An adaptation of the Scottish Chiefs novel, first published in 1810.

Jane Porter (Table of Contents)

Jane Porter / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of Jane Porter (1776-1850), Scottish novelist, with portrait and illos of two Scottish chieftains.

Indexer Notes

No credits.

Richard Jordan Gatling Inventor of the Machine Gun (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of Richard Jordan Gatling (1818-1903), American inventor, with portrait and three illos.

Skippy "The Funny Looking Dog" (Table of Contents)

Dog Heroes / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
animal
Synopsis:
The story of how the dachshund Skippy saved little Dorothy Ann Clinch.

Othello By Giuseppe Verdi (Table of Contents)

Famous Operas / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum? (illo)
Inks:
Alex A. Blum? (illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical
Synopsis:
A recounting of the Othello opera by Giuseppe Verdi adapted from the William Shakespeare play.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Scottish Chiefs
  2. 1. The Scottish Chiefs
  3. 2. Jane Porter
    Jane Porter
  4. 3. Richard Jordan Gatling Inventor of the Machine Gun
    Pioneers of Science
  5. 4. Skippy "The Funny Looking Dog"
    Dog Heroes
  6. 5. Othello By Giuseppe Verdi
    Famous Operas
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