(November 1958)

Gilberton, 1958 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton World-Wide Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Classics Illustrated Publication
Editing:
Roberta Strauss
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Illustrated History of Horses (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart
Inks:
Ernie Hart
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

The Indian and His Horse (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Hernando Cortez; Christopher Columbus; Red Cloud; Crazy Horse; Sitting Bull; Colonel George Custer
Synopsis:
How horses were brought to the New World and how the changed the lives of the Plains Indians.
Keywords:
Apache; buffalo; Comanche; Conquistador; Little Big Horn; Native Americans; railroad; Sioux

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Mustang! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Glanzman [as SJG] (signed)
Inks:
Sam Glanzman [as SJG] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
History of Mustangs in the United States.
Keywords:
mustang; pony express

The Cowboy and His Horse (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Synopsis:
The history of cowboys and their horses, from the cattle drives from Texas to Kansas, to the modern day cowboy and the rodeo riders.
Keywords:
bronc-busting; bronco; calf roping; cattle drive; cowboy; longhorn cattle; mustang; railroad; rodeo; Texas; vaqueros

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Know Your Oats (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart (signed) [as EHH]
Inks:
Ernie Hart (signed) [as EHH]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
math & science
Synopsis:
The evolution of the horse.
Keywords:
American Saddle Horse; American Standardbred; Appaloosa; Arabian; Belgian; Clydesdale; Draft Horse; Eohippus; evolution; Morgan; Palomino; Percheron; Pinto; Quarter Horse; Shetland Pony; Shire; Tennessee Walking Horse; Thoroughbred; Wild Horse of Flanders

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Horse Diagram (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart ?
Inks:
Ernie Hart ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Diagram of a horse.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Horses in War (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte (signed)
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; history
Characters:
King Xerxes; Genghis Khan; General Philip Sheridan; General Douglas MacArthur
Synopsis:
The use of horses in warfare throughout history.
Keywords:
cavalry; Charge of the Light Brigade; chariot; Civil War; knight; Middle Ages; Moors; The Battle of Austerlitz; World War I; World War II

Indexer Notes

Signed bottom of the first panel.

Horses in Sport (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Hart
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Characters:
King Henry the Eighth; Earl of Godolphin; Dennis O'Kelly; Willie Shoemaker
Keywords:
Belmont Stakes; fox hunting; horse racing; jockey; jousting; Kentucky Derby; knight; Maryland Cup; polo; Preakness Stakes; steeplechase; thoroughbred; Triple Crown

Indexer Notes

Signed on last panel of page 7.

Harness Racing (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Keywords:
Harness Racing

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Heroic Horsemen (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Julius Caeser; Caligula; Joan of Arc; Napoleon; Presiden Zachary Taylor; General Robert E. Lee; Alexander the Great
Synopsis:
Famous horsemen throughout history.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Stories and Legends (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Apollo; Bellerophon; Pegasus; Rosinante; Don Quixote; Black Beauty; Ulysses
Synopsis:
Horses in mythology and fiction.
Keywords:
centaur; Troy; unicorn

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

You and Your Horse (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte (signed)
Inks:
John Forte (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
How to care for a horse.
Keywords:
blacksmith

Riding Through the Looking Glass (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. J. Kihl (signed)
Inks:
H. J. Kihl (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Yesterday and Today (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Synopsis:
How horses were used to do common tasks.

More Horses (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald McCann
Inks:
Gerald McCann
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Keywords:
circus; parade

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Illustrated History of Horses
  3. 2. The Indian and His Horse
  4. 3. Mustang!
  5. 4. The Cowboy and His Horse
  6. 5. Know Your Oats
  7. 6. Horse Diagram
  8. 7. Horses in War
  9. 8. Horses in Sport
  10. 9. Harness Racing
  11. 10. Heroic Horsemen
  12. 11. Stories and Legends
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. You and Your Horse
  15. 14. Riding Through the Looking Glass
  16. 15. Yesterday and Today
  17. 16. More Horses
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Dan Kocher
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • James Ludwig
  • Karl Wilcox