The World Around Us #34 - Fishing
(June 1961)

Gilberton, 1958 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1961-04-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gilberton World-Wide Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Classics Illustrated Publication
Editing
Roberta Strauss Feurlicht (editor); Elizabeth Churchman (art director)

Issue Notes

Printed in the U.S.A. Some information from Saltarella. On-sale date from 1961 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
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Inks
? (painting)
Colors
? (painting)

Reprints
Keywords
Fish; fishing

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Table of contents and indicia

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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The Salmon of Miramichi (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?; Robert Barnwell Roosevelt (original story)
Pencils
Charles Berger ?
Inks
Charles Berger ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; nature
Characters
Guides; Robert Barnwell Roosevelt
Synopsis
Roosevelt enjoys fishing under challenging conditions in New Brunswick.
Keywords
Canada; canoe; fact; fishing; New Brunswick

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Hook, Line and Sinker (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Prehistoric people; ancient Egyptians; ancient Greeks
Synopsis
Over time, human beings develop the tools and techniques of fishing.
Keywords
Educational; fact; fishing

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Gills and Grunts (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; nature
Synopsis
Various types of fish
Keywords
Fact; fish

Lungs and Lures (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; nature
Synopsis
Several unusual fish
Keywords
Educational; fact; fish

Angler's Angles (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Various types of fishing
Keywords
Educational; fact; fish

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Salt Water Game Fish (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; nature
Synopsis
Various salt water fish
Keywords
Educational; fact; fish; ocean

The Compleat Angler (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?; Izaak Walton (original story)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; non-fiction
Characters
Izaak Walton; angler; Piscator
Synopsis
Piscator describes a day out fishing.
Keywords
Fishing

Fresh Water Game Fish (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; nature
Synopsis
Several fresh-water fish
Keywords
educational; Fact; fish

A Share for Awang (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama
Characters
Awang; Awang's father; fishermen
Synopsis
Awang's father is a master fisherman, leading several boats and crews as they fish commercially. Young Awang joins the crew and labors hard, receiving in the end an equal share of the profits with the other men.
Keywords
Fishing; Malaya; Malaysia

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

From Drags to Kites (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Fishermen
Synopsis
Various types of commercial fishing
Keywords
Educational; fact; fishing

Fish for Food (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Various types of fish taken commercially for food
Keywords
Educational; fact; fish

The Secret Fleet (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Danish fishermen; Danish Jews; Danish underground; British intelligence officers; Nazis
Synopsis
Danish commercial fishermen play a key role in anti-Nazi resistance activity, notably spiriting the Danish Jews to safety in neutral Sweden.
Keywords
2nd World War; Danes; Denmark; educational; fact; fishermen; Holocaust; Jewish; Jews; Nazis; resistance; Second World War; underground; World War 2; World War II; World War Two

Know the Law (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Boys; conservation officer
Synopsis
A conservation officer teaches two boys the laws and rules relating to fishing, so that they may get fishing licenses.
Keywords
Educational; fact; fishing

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

A Home Aquarium (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
How to set up and operate a home aquarium.

The Champion from Rum Alley (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?; Stephen Crane (original story)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
drama; children
Characters
Jimmie; Pete; Blue Billie; Rum Alley kids; Devil's Row kids; Jimmie's father
Synopsis
When Jimmie takes on a whole crowd of Devil's Row kids, Pete saves him. Jimmie then takes on the kids from his own Rum Alley, until his father saves him.
Keywords
Slums

The Battle of Tours Part 2: The Franks Fight Back (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
?
Pencils
George Evans
Inks
George Evans
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history; war
Characters
Moslem [Muslim] soldiers; Franks (Frankish soldiers); Duke Eudo; Charles Martel; Abd-al Rahman
Synopsis
Muslims in Spain raid deep into France, smashing the army of Duke Eudo and ravaging the Aquitaine. Frankish forces rally behind Charles Martel. He wins a mighty victory at Tours, but the Muslims see it as only a setback.
Keywords
France; Franks; Tours

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

Desert Treasure Part 4: The Fate of Qumran (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Norman Nodel
Inks
Norman Nodel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history; religious
Characters
Teacher of Righteousness; Qumran residents; Roman soldiers; Emperor Vespasian
Synopsis
Rejecting the mainstream Jewish leadership, the Teacher of Righteousness leads his people to Qumran in the desert. They remain true to his teaching even after his death, but under threat of Roman invasion they hide their sacred scrolls in caves in the desert hills.
Keywords
Dead Sea; Dead Sea Scrolls; desert; Israel; Judea; Palestine; Qumran

Indexer Notes

Conclusion of the series. Art identification by Saltarella.

Upside Down Inside Out (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
How to demonstrate the formation of a vacuum

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. The Salmon of Miramichi
  5. 4. Hook, Line and Sinker
  6. 5. Gills and Grunts
  7. 6. Lungs and Lures
  8. 7. Angler's Angles
  9. 8. Salt Water Game Fish
  10. 9. The Compleat Angler
  11. 10. Fresh Water Game Fish
  12. 11. A Share for Awang
  13. 12. From Drags to Kites
  14. 13. Fish for Food
  15. 14. The Secret Fleet
  16. 15. Know the Law
  17. 16. A Home Aquarium
  18. 17. The Champion from Rum Alley
  19. 18. The Battle of Tours Part 2: The Franks Fight Back
    The Battle of Tours
  20. 19. Desert Treasure Part 4: The Fate of Qumran
    Desert Treasure
  21. 20. Upside Down Inside Out
    The World of Science
  22. 21. ["Read the best in the world's finest juvenile publication"]
  23. 22. ["Subscribe now! Today!"]
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