Classics Illustrated #67 [O] - The Scottish Chiefs
(January 1950)

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand
Classics Illustrated
Editing
William E. Kanter; Ruth Roche (story editor); Jerry Iger (art director)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Cover stock varies from Glossy standard paper to Glossy stiff paper; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Painted-cover editions exist with HRN 167. There are at least two variants as to inside front cover promos.


The Scottish Chiefs (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Blum [Alex A. Blum]
Inks
Alex Blum [Alex A. Blum]
Colors
?

Genre
historical

The Scottish Chiefs (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script
Jane Porter (original story); John H. O'Rourke (adaptation)
Pencils
Alex Blum [Alex A. Blum]
Inks
Alex Blum [Alex A. Blum]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Aymer de Valence; Bishop of Durham; Earl of Gloucester; Governor Heselrigge of Lanark; his nephew Arthur Heselrigge; gray-bearded prophet; Grimsby (soldier); King Edward I of England; Lord Donald Mar, Earl of Bothwell; his wife Lady Mar; his daughter; Lieutenant Edwin; Lieutenant Kirkpatrick; Prince Robert Bruce [becomes King of Scotland]; Sir John Monteith; Sir Roger; Sir William Wallace; his wife Marion; his servant Halbert
Synopsis
Sir William Wallace defends Scotland against the English army.
Reprints
Keywords
castle; kilt; Scotland; siege warfare

Indexer Notes

An adaptation of the Scottish Chiefs novel, first published in 1810.

Jane Porter (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Synopsis
Biography of Jane Porter (1776-1850), Scottish novelist, with portrait and illos of two Scottish chieftains.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No credits.

Richard Jordan Gatling Inventor of the Machine Gun (Table of Contents: 3)

Pioneers of Science / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Synopsis
Biography of Richard Jordan Gatling (1818-1903), American inventor, with portrait and three illos.
Reprints

Skippy "The Funny Looking Dog" (Table of Contents: 4)

Dog Heroes / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illos)
Inks
? (illos)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
animal
Synopsis
The story of how the dachshund Skippy saved little Dorothy Ann Clinch.
Reprints

Othello By Giuseppe Verdi (Table of Contents: 5)

Famous Operas / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Blum ? [Alex A. Blum ?]
Inks
Alex Blum ? [Alex A. Blum ?]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical
Synopsis
A recounting of the Othello opera by Giuseppe Verdi adapted from the William Shakespeare play.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Scottish Chiefs
  2. 1. The Scottish Chiefs
  3. 2. Jane Porter
  4. 3. Richard Jordan Gatling Inventor of the Machine Gun
    Pioneers of Science
  5. 4. Skippy "The Funny Looking Dog"
    Dog Heroes
  6. 5. Othello By Giuseppe Verdi
    Famous Operas
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