(1969)

Gilberton, 1969 Series
 
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
28
On-sale date:
1969
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Color:
color
Dimensions:
7" x 10"
Paper Stock:
coated stock cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The .25 price on the cover is an applied sticker. All copies found have the price sticker in approximately the same place.


Merry Christmas (Table of Contents)

Santa Claus / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painted)
Inks:
? (painted)
Colors:
? (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children
Characters:
Santa Claus and his elves
Synopsis:
Santa and his elves make toys for Christmas.

A Tasty Santa Claus (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Directions are given for making a Santa Claus table decoration from an apple and marshmallows.

A Christmas Adventure (Table of Contents)

comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Eleanor Lidofsky
Pencils:
Lin Streeter [as "Lin"] (signed)
Inks:
Lin Streeter [as "Lin"] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children
Characters:
Jeff Brent; Ann Brent; Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Two children, Jeff and Ann Brent, fall from a ladder while hanging ornaments on their Christmas tree and are knocked unconcious. While asleep, they dream that Santa Claus takes them on a ride around the world, introducing them to the Christmas customs of many foreign lands.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credit supplied by Hames Ware. Script credit from Eleanor Lidofsky's son, Bart Lidofsky, August 2008

Picture Parade Quiz (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eleanor Lidofsky
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children
Synopsis:
A fun facts quiz about Christmas.
Reprints:

A Christmas Game (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eleanor Lidofsky
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Readers must find 16 objects in the picture that begin with the letter "C."
Reprints:

Do You Know That... (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
More fun facts about Christmas.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Merry Christmas
    Santa Claus
  2. 1. A Tasty Santa Claus
  3. 2. A Christmas Adventure
  4. 3. Picture Parade Quiz
  5. 4. A Christmas Game
  6. 5. Do You Know That...
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Alan Hutchinson