The World Around Us #33 - Famous Teens
(May 1961)

Gilberton, 1958 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1961-03-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gilberton World-Wide Publications, Inc.
Editing
Roberta Strauss Feuerlicht

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1961 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Famous Teens (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Geggan (painting)
Inks
Geggan (painting)
Colors
Geggan (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Geggan credit per Dan Malan from his book The Complete Classics Illustrated.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Famous Teens (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gerald McCann (illustration)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical

Indexer Notes

Pencils: McCann credited by Saltarella

Victory at Orleans (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Joan of Arc
Synopsis
The story of Joan of Arc.

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Hart suggested by Saltarella

Teens as Rulers (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Norman Nodel ? (illustration)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Charles XII; Price Edward; Victoria
Synopsis
Brief biographies of Charles XII, Prince Edward; and Victoria.

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Nodel suggested by Saltarella

Mr. Farragut, Sir! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Angelo Torres
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
David Glasgow Farragut
Synopsis
Story of Farragut as a teenager.

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Torres credited by Saltarella

Teens in War (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Angelo Torres (illustration)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Anne Frank; Marquis de Montcalm; Horatio Nelson
Synopsis
Brief biographies of Anne Frank, Marquis de Montcalm, and Horatio Nelson.

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Torres credited by Saltarella

The Young Engineer (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
John Ericsson
Synopsis
Story of John Ericsson, particularly his work on the Gota Canal between the Baltic Sea and the North Sea.

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Hart suggested by Saltarella

Teens in Science (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Angelo Torres ? (illustration)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Perry Klein; Raphael Soifer; Tycho Brahe; Blaise Pascal; Eli Whitney; Karl Friedrich Gauss; William Henry Perkin
Synopsis
Brief biographies of the listed individuals.

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Torres suggested by Saltarella

The Boy Mozart (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Synopsis
Story of Mozart as a teenager.

Indexer Notes

Titled "Melody Maker" in the table of contents.
Pencils: Orlando suggested by Saltarella

Teens in the Arts (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Pliny the Younger; John Singleton Copley; Franz Schubert; Sarah Bernhardt; Ernestine Schumann Heink; Gian-Carlo Menotti; Yehudi Menuhin; Margot Fonteyn
Synopsis
Brief biographies of the listed individuals.

Olympic Champion (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical; sports
Characters
Bob Mathias
Synopsis
Story of Bob Mathias from youth to winning the Olympic Decathlon in 1948.

Teens in Sports (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical; sports
Characters
Mildred Ella Didrikson; Murray Rose
Synopsis
Brief biographies of "Babe" Didrikson and Murray Rose.

The Knight of the Couchant Leopard (Table of Contents: 13)

The World of Story / text story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sir Walter Scott (story); ?
Pencils
John Tartaglione ? (illustration)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; military

Indexer Notes

Taken from The Talisman by Sir Walter Scott.
Pencils: Tartaglione suggested by Saltarella

Part 1 The Threat from the East (Table of Contents: 14)

The Battle of Tours / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Evans
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical; war

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Evans credited by Saltarella

Part 3 Fortress of Faith (Table of Contents: 15)

Desert Treasure / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Norman Nodel
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical; religious

Indexer Notes

Pencils: Nodel credited by Saltarella

Getting a Lift (Table of Contents: 16)

The World of Science / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis
How a pulley works.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Famous Teens
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Famous Teens
  4. 3. Victory at Orleans
  5. 4. Teens as Rulers
  6. 5. Mr. Farragut, Sir!
  7. 6. Teens in War
  8. 7. The Young Engineer
  9. 8. Teens in Science
  10. 9. The Boy Mozart
  11. 10. Teens in the Arts
  12. 11. Olympic Champion
  13. 12. Teens in Sports
  14. 13. The Knight of the Couchant Leopard
    The World of Story
  15. 14. Part 1 The Threat from the East
    The Battle of Tours
  16. 15. Part 3 Fortress of Faith
    Desert Treasure
  17. 16. Getting a Lift
    The World of Science
  18. 17. ["Read the best in the world's finest juvenile publication"]
  19. 18. ["Subscribe now! Today!"]
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