(Fall 1969)

Gilberton, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Authors, Ltd.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated Junior
Editing:
Meyer A. Kaplan (Managing Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden and Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Little Red Riding Hood (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Little Red Riding Hood; Wolf
Synopsis:
Full-page, front cover illustration depicts Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf walking along a forest path.

[Forthcoming Title] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Dot-to-Dot Puzzle] (Table of Contents)

What Is This? / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
? (puzzle directions)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum
Inks:
Alex A. Blum
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
children
Synopsis:
Half-page, vertically-oriented, inside front cover dot-to-dot puzzle positioned on the right side of the page.

Little Red Riding Hood (Table of Contents)

comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script:
? (adapter); Brothers Grimm (original authors)
Pencils:
William A. Walsh
Inks:
William A. Walsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Little Red Riding Hood; Wolf; Grandmother; Mother; Woodcutter
Synopsis:
Little Red Riding Hood is on her way to her grandmother's house when a wolf surprises her in the forest. After learning the child's destination, he hurries ahead and hides in the grandmother's bed. Little Red Riding Hood is saved when a woodcutter drives the wolf away.

The Fox and the Grapes (Table of Contents)

Aesop's Fables / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (adapter); Aesop (original author)
Pencils:
William A. Walsh
Inks:
William A. Walsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Fox
Synopsis:
A fox tries to reach a bunch of grapes hanging high on a vine but fails. He walks away telling himself the grapes were probably sour anyway.

Little Bo-Peep (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (traditional author)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum
Inks:
Alex A. Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
children
Characters:
Bo-Peep; Sheep
Synopsis:
Nursery rhyme about a shepherdess who loses her sheep and waits for them to come home "wagging their tails behind them".

["The Indian rhinoceros is one of the..."] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William A. Walsh
Inks:
William A. Walsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Illustrated article about the Indian rhinoceros.

[Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Little Red Riding Hood Pinup] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
William A. Walsh
Inks:
William A. Walsh
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Woodcutter; Little Red Riding Hood; Wolf
Synopsis:
Full-page, back cover illustration depicts the woodcutter and Little Red Riding Hood walking along a path while the wolf lurks behind a tree.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Little Red Riding Hood
  2. 1. [Forthcoming Title]
    Coming Next Month
  3. 2. [Dot-to-Dot Puzzle]
    What Is This?
  4. 3. Little Red Riding Hood
  5. 4. The Fox and the Grapes
    Aesop's Fables
  6. 5. Little Bo-Peep
  7. 6. ["The Indian rhinoceros is one of the..."]
  8. 7. [Subscription Offer]
  9. 8. [Little Red Riding Hood Pinup]
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