(Spring 1969)

Gilberton, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Classics Illustrated
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

Johnny Appleseed (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
William A. Walsh (painting)
Inks:
William A. Walsh (painting)
Colors:
William A. Walsh (painting)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Johnny Appleseed; Wolf; Rabbit
Synopsis:
Full-page, front cover illustration depicts Johnny Appleseed scattering apple seeds.

[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.

Johnny Appleseed (Table of Contents)

comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
? (traditional author)
Pencils:
William A. Walsh
Inks:
William A. Walsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Johnny Appleseed; Pet Wolf; Billy; Wildcat Willy
Synopsis:
Johnnny Appleseed heads west planting apple orchards across America.

Pecos Bill (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Pecos Bill
Synopsis:
Pecos Bill is a cowboy who accomplishes some amazing feats, including riding a tornado.

If All the Seas Were One Sea (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Nusery rhyme speculating on the outcome of a huge tree falling into the sea.

[[Kangaroo]] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
animal
Synopsis:
Illustrated article about the kangaroo.

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

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

[Johnny Appleseed Pinup] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Johnny Appleseed; Wolf; Birds; Squirrel
Synopsis:
Full-page, back cover illustration depicts Johnny Appleseed scattering seeds while his pet wolf walks alongside him.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Johnny Appleseed
  2. 1. [Forthcoming Title]
    Coming Next Month
  3. 2. [Dot-to-Dot Puzzle]
    What Is This?
  4. 3. Johnny Appleseed
  5. 4. Pecos Bill
  6. 5. If All the Seas Were One Sea
  7. 6. [[Kangaroo]]
  8. 7. [Subscription Offer]
  9. 8. [Johnny Appleseed Pinup]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
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  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig
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