(July 1999)

Gemstone, 1999 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
2.50 USD; 4.00 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gemstone Publishing
Brand:
An Entertaining EC Comic
Editing:
Russ Cochran
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Evans (signed)
Inks:
George Evans (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
war; aviation
Reprints:

The Green Kids (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
George Evans
Inks:
George Evans
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
war; aviation
Characters:
Major Joseph Caswell; Lieutenant Colonel Jack Ross; Lieutenant Bryant; Lieutenant Goodson; Lieutenant DeVito; Colonel Winters
Synopsis:
Major Caswell continues to lose green pilots and believes that his commander doesn't care at all about their deaths.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

WWI story.

[EC Comics Subscription Form] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks:
Jack Davis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House Advertisement (One-Pager) for Gemstone's EC Comics reprint series (subscription page).

The Aces of ACES HIGH Part IV (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
S. C. Ringgenberg; George Evans
Pencils:
George Evans
Inks:
George Evans
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
G.M. Carter

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of an interview by S. C. Ringgenberg with George Evans. The interview continues in the next issue.

The Good Luck Piece (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein
Inks:
Bernie Krigstein
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
war; aviation
Characters:
Buddy Wilson; Pete Richards
Synopsis:
Buddy doesn't believe in good luck charms, but has one anyway.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

WWI story.

The Novice and the Ace (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
war; aviation
Characters:
Ernie Munson; Pat Pierce; Willis; Art Milburn; Chuck Snyder
Synopsis:
A group of American aces is scared to take on a German pilot with 30+ kills.
Reprints:

The Last Laugh (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Prop Wash (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

6 letters of comment by Timothy M. Walters, David Dellario (2 letters), Bob Gorby (2 letters), Paul Dale Roberts, plus fan art.

Home Again (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
war; aviation
Characters:
Colonel Dumond; Sergeant Ryan; Gaston
Synopsis:
Sergeant Ryan wants nothing more than to fly. When he gets his chance, he makes the most of it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

WWI story.

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

House Advertisements (One-Pager) for: OVERSTREET'S FAN Universe (Inside Front Cover), Diamond International Galleries (Inside Back Cover), Overstreet's Comic Book Price Guide #29 (Back Cover).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
  2. 1. The Green Kids
  3. 2. [EC Comics Subscription Form]
  4. 3. The Aces of ACES HIGH Part IV
  5. 4. The Good Luck Piece
  6. 5. The Novice and the Ace
  7. 6. The Last Laugh
  8. 7. Prop Wash
  9. 8. Home Again
  10. 9. [House Advertisements]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Matthias Hofmann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Matthias Hofmann