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  Issue HRN Title Date page count  price cover story script Comments

35   The Last Days of Pompeii Mar-47 60  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer I Thomas  
35 161 The Last Days of Pompeii May-61 52  $    0.15 ? Jack Kirby ?

new art-painted cover

1/64, 7/66

35 169 The Last Days of Pompeii Spr 70 52  $    0.25 ? Jack Kirby ? cardboard cover

36   Typee Apr-47 60  $    0.10 Ezra Whiteman Ezra Whiteman Harry Miller  

36 64 Typee Oct-49 52  $    0.10 Ezra Whiteman Ezra Whiteman Harry Miller

8 pages cut

26-31, 54-55

36 155 Typee Mar-60 52  $    0.15 Gerald McCann Ezra Whiteman Harry Miller

painted cover,

9/63, 7/65

36 169 Typee Sum 69 52  $    0.25 Gerald McCann Ezra Whiteman Harry Miller cardboard cover

37   The Pioneers May-47 60  $    0.10 Rudy Palais Rudy Palais Samuel Willinsky  

37 62 The Pioneers Aug-49 52  $    0.10 Rudy Palais Rudy Palais Samuel Willinsky

pages cut

12.54-56

13-14, 24-25

31-32,46-47

37 166 The Pioneers Jul-68 52  $    0.25 Thomas Oughton Rudy Palais Samuel Willinsky cardboard cover- new painted

38   The Adventures of Cellini Jun-47 60  $    0.10 August Froelich August Froelich L. Katz  
38 164 The Adventures of Cellini Oct-61 52  $    0.15 ? Norman Nodel Al Sundel new art-painted cover

39   Jane Eyre Jul-47 60  $    0.10 Harley Griffiths Harley Griffiths Harry Miller  

39 60 Jane Eyre Aug-49 52  $    0.10 Harley Griffiths Harley Griffiths Harry Miller

pages cut

36,54-56

15-16,28-29

34-35,47-48

combined

39 142 Jane Eyre Jan-58 52  $    0.15 ? Harley Griffiths Harry Miller painted cover

39 165 Jane Eyre Jan-62 52  $    0.15 ? H. J. Kihl Al Sundel new art

39 166 Jane Eyre Jul-68 52  $    0.25 Norman Nodel H. J. Kihl Al Sundel cardboard cover- new painted

40   Mysteries (The Pit and the Pendulum, The Unparalleled Adventure of One Hans Pfaall, The Fall of the House of Usher) Aug-47 60  $    0.10 H. Kiefer August Froelich/ H. Kiefer/ Harley Griffiths Samuel Willinsky  
  40 62 Mysteries (The Pit and the Pendulum, The Unparalleled Adventure of One Hans Pfaall, The Fall of the House of Usher) Aug-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer August Froelich/ H. Kiefer/ Harley Griffiths Samuel Willinsky

8 pages cut

52-55

 

2-4,23-24

45-47

combined

41   Twenty Years After Sep-47 60  $    0.10 Robert Burns Robert Burns Harry Miller  

41 62 Twenty Years After Aug-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer Robert Burns Harry Miller 8 pages cut-new cover

37-39, 41-42, 54-56

41 156 Twenty Years After May-60 52  $    0.15 Doug Rosa Robert Burns Harry Miller

new painted cover

12/63, 11/66

42   The Swiss Family Robinson Oct-47 60  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Elspeth Campbell  
  42 62 The Swiss Family Robinson Aug-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Elspeth Campbell

8 pages cut

34-37, 54-56

10-11 combined

42 131 The Swiss Family Robinson Mar-56 52  $    0.15 ? H. Kiefer Elspeth Campbell new painted cover, old art 137,141
42 152 The Swiss Family Robinson Sep-59 52  $    0.15 ? Norman Nodel ?

new art,158,165, 12/63,4/65,

5/66,11/67

43   Great Expectations Nov-47 60  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer ?  
43 62 Great Expectations Aug-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer ?

8 pages cut

5-6, 22, 32 36, 54-56

44   Mysteries of Paris Dec-47 60  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Albert Avitabile  
44 62 Mysteries of Paris Aug-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Albert Avitabile

8 pages cut

25-27, 29,40, 55-56

 

44-46

combined

 

45   Tom Brown's School Days Jan-48 52  $    0.10 Homer Fleming Homer Fleming ?  
45 161 Tom Brown's School Days Mar-61 52  $    0.15 Gerald McCann John Tartaglione Al Sundel

new art-painted cover

2/64,8/66

46   Kidnapped Apr-48 52  $    0.10 Robert Webb Robert Webb John O'Rourke rep from Illustrated Classics 3/30-4/20/47 -19 pages cut

62, 78($.15), 87,118

46 131 Kidnapped Mar-56 52  $    0.15 ? Robert Webb John O'Rourke

painted cover 140,150, 164,167, 3/64,6/65,

12/65,9/67

47   Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea May-48 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer ? rep from Illustrated Classics 4/27-5/18/47 -19 pages cut
47 128 Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Sep-55 52  $    0.15 ? H. Kiefer ? new painted cover 133,140 148 156 165 167  3/64 8/65 10/66
47 166 Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea 1968 52  $    0.25 ? H. Kiefer ?

new cardboard cover

Spr 70

48   David Copperfield Jun-48 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer George Lipscomb rep from Illustrated Classics 5/25-6/15/47 -19 pages cut
48 121 David Copperfield Jul-54 52  $    0.15 ? H. Kiefer George Lipscomb new painted cover
49   Alice in Wonderland Jul-48 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum ? rep from Illustrated Classics 6/22-7/13/47 -19 pages cut
49 155 Alice in Wonderland Mar-60 52  $    0.15 ? Alex Blum ? new painted cover
49 166 Alice in Wonderland Oct-68 52  $    0.25 Taylor Oughton Alex Blum ? new cardboard cover
50   Tom Sawyer Aug-48 52  $    0.10 Aldo Rubano Aldo Rubano Harry Miller rep from Illustrated Classics 8/17-9/07/47 -19 pages cut
50 140 Tom Sawyer Sep-57 52  $    0.15 ? Aldo Rubano Harry Miller painted cover
50 164 Tom Sawyer Oct-61 52  $    0.15 ? ? ? new art
51   The Spy Sep-48 52  $    0.10 Arnold Hicks Arnold Hicks ? rep from Illustrated Classics 7/20-8/10/47 -19 pages cut

(before Tom Sawyer)

51 139 The Spy Jul-57 52  $    0.15 ? Arnold Hicks ? painted cover
52   The House of the Seven Gables Oct-48 52  $    0.10 Harley Griffiths Harley Griffiths John O'Rourke rep from Illustrated Classics 9/14-10/5/47 -19 pages cut
52 142 The House of the Seven Gables Jan-58 52  $    0.15 ? George Woodbridge ? new art-painted cover
53   Christmas Carol Nov-48 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer George Lipscomb/ Harry Miller Illustrated Classics printed in strip format

12/7-12/21/1947

3 pages cut

 

54   The Man in the Iron Mask Dec-48 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer August Froelich John O'Rourke Illustrated Classics printed in strip format

1/25/48-2/15/1948

19 pages cut

 
54 142 The Man in the Iron Mask Jan-58 52  $    0.15 ? Ken Battefield John O'Rourke new art-painted cover
55   Silas Marner Jan-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer Arnold Hicks Harry Miller rep from Illustrated Classics 11/09-11/30/47 -19 pages cut
55 121 Silas Marner Jul-54 52  $    0.15 ? Arnold Hicks Harry Miller painted cover
56   Toilers of the Sea Feb-49 52  $    0.10 August Froelich August Froelich Harry Miller Illustrated Classics printed in strip format

2/22/-3/14/1948

19 pages cut

 
56 165 Toilers of the Sea Jan-62 52  $    0.15 ? Angelo Torres Al Sundel new art-painted cover
57   The Song of Hiawatha Mar-49 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum ?  
57 134 The Song of Hiawatha Sep-56 52  $    0.15 ? Alex Blum ? painted cover
58   The Prairie Apr-49 52  $    0.10 Rudy Palais Rudy Palais ?  
58 146 The Prairie Sep-58 52  $    0.15 ? Rudy Palais ? painted cover
59   Wuthering Heights May-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Harry Miller  
59 156 Wuthering Heights May-60 52  $    0.15 Geoffrey Biggs H. Kiefer Harry Miller painted cover
60   Black Beauty Jun-49 52  $    0.10 August Froelich August Froelich ?

62,

85 ($.15)

60 158 Black Beauty Sep-60 52  $    0.15 ? L. B. Cole/ Norman Nodel/ S. Addeo ?

new art-painted cover

2/64, 3/65

60 166 Black Beauty Jul-68 52  $    0.25 Albert Micale L. B. Cole/ Norman Nodel/ S. Addeo ? cardboard cover- new painted
61   The Woman in White Jul-49 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum John O'Rourke  
61 156 The Woman in White May-60 52  $    0.15 Doug Rosa Alex Blum John O'Rourke

painted cover

1/65

62   Western Stories (The Luck of Roaring Camp, The Outcasts of Poker Flat) Aug-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer ?

89($.15)

121

62 137 Western Stories (The Luck of Roaring Camp, The Outcasts of Poker Flat) Mar-57 52  $    0.15 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer ?

painted cover

152,10/63

6/64,11/65

62 166 Western Stories (The Luck of Roaring Camp, The Outcasts of Poker Flat) 1968 52  $    0.25 Thomas Oughton     cardboard cover- new painted
63   The Man without a Country Sep-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer John O'Rourke 78($.15)
63 156 The Man without a Country May-60 52  $    0.15 ? H. Kiefer John O'Rourke painted cover
63 165 The Man without a Country Jan-62 52  $    0.15 ? Angelo Torres ?

new art

3/64,8/66

64   Treasure Island Oct-49 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum ? 82 ($.15), 117
64 131 Treasure Island Mar-56 52  $    0.15 Alex Blum Alex Blum ?

painted cover

138,146

158,165,167

6/64,12/65

10/64

65   Benjamin Franklin - Autobiography Nov-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer Alex Blum/ Robert Hebberd/ Gustav Schrotter ?  
65 131 Benjamin Franklin - Autobiography Mar-56 52  $    0.15 ? Alex Blum/ Robert Hebberd/ Gustav Schrotter ?

painted cover

154,2/64

4/66

66   The Cloister and the Hearth Dec-49 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Leslie Katz  
67   The Scottish Chiefs Jan-50 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum John O'Rourke 85 ($.15), 118
67 136 The Scottish Chiefs Jan-57 52  $    0.15 ? Alex Blum John O'Rourke

painted cover

154,11/63

8/65

68   Julius Caesar Feb-50 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer ? rep from Illustrated Classics 10/12-11/2/47 -19 pages cut

85($.15), 108

68 156 Julius Caesar May-60 52  $    0.15 L. B. Cole H. Kiefer ? painted cover
68 165 Julius Caesar Jan-62 52  $    0.15 L. B. Cole Reed Crandall/ George Evans Al Sundel

new art

2/64,10/65

7/67

69   Around the World in 80 Days Mar-50 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer ? 87($.15), 125
69 136 Around the World in 80 Days Jan-57 52  $    0.15 ? H. Kiefer ?

painted cover

146,152,164

7/64,11/65

7/67

70   The Pilot Apr-50 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum ?

92 ($.15),

125

70 156 The Pilot May-60 52  $    0.15 Gerald McCann Alex Blum ?

painted cover

2/64,5/66

71   The Man Who Laughs May-50 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum ?  
71 165 The Man Who Laughs Jan-62 52  $    0.15 Norman Nodel Norman Nodel Al Sundel new art-painted cover

4/64

72   The Oregon Trail Jun-50 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer John O'Rourke

89($.15),

121

72 131 The Oregon Trail Mar 56 52  $    0.15 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer John O'Rourke

new painted cover

140,150,

164,167

8/64,10/65

73   The Black Tulip Jul-50 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum Ken Fitch line drawn cover
74   Mr Midshipman Easy Aug-50 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Bob Lamme ? line drawn cover
75   The Lady of the Lake Sep-50 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer George Lipscomb Illustrated Classics printed in strip format

12/28/47-1/18/1948

19 pages cut

line drawn cover

85($.15)

118

75 139 The Lady of the Lake Jul 57

 

52  $    0.15 ? H. Kiefer George Lipscomb

new cover

154,165

4/64,5/66

76   The Prisoner of Zenda Oct-50 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Ken Fitch

line drawn cover

85($.15)

111

76 128 The Prisoner of Zenda Sep 55 52 .15 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Ken Fitch

new cover

152,165

4/64,9/66

77   The Iliad Nov-50 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum ?

line drawn cover

87($.15)

121

77 139 The Iliad Jul 57 52  $    0.25 Alex Blum Alex Blum ?

new cover

150,165

10/63,7/64

5/66

78   Joan of Arc Dec-50 52  $    0.10 H. Kiefer H. Kiefer Sam Willinksy

line drawn cover

87($.15)

113

78 128 Joan of Arc Sep 55 52 .15 ?    

painted cover

140,150

159,167, 12/63

6/65,6/67

78 166 Joan of Arc Win 69 52  $    0.25 Thomas Oughton H. Kiefer Sam Willinksy new cover-cardboard
79   Cyrano de Bergerac Jan-51 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum Ken Fitch

line drawn cover

85($.15),

118

79 133 Cyrano de Bergerac Jul 56 52 .15 ?    

painted cover

156, 8/64

80   White Fang Feb-51 52  $    0.10 Alex Blum Alex Blum Ken Fitch

line drawn cover

87($.15)

125

80 132 White Fang May 56 52 .15 ?    

painted cover

140,153,

167,9/64,

7/65,6/67

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