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Classics Illustrated Junior, #548
(Famous Authors Ltd., 1958)
Charles Santino reported in Aesop's Fables #3 (1991) that he had heard from John Haufe that an Aesopic fable appeared as back-up story in about forty Classics Junior Illustrated issues between #509 and #572. I followed ...
Classics Illustrated Junior, #512
(Classics IllustratedFamous Authors, 1954)
MSA takes up two pages (29-30). Unusually tight telling of the story in only eight panels. Here the donkey gets angry when people laugh. He apparently drowns. $.25.
(Decker Publications Inc.,, 1957)
I will list one number of this comic book to have an example in the collection. This issue includes Midas, The Boy Who Lost His Size, The Wolf Boy, The Princess with the Horrible Hairdo, Rumpelstiltskin, David and the ...
Classics Illustrated Junior, #545
(Famous Authors, Ltd., 1957)
The Donkey and the Salt takes up three pages (28-30). In this version of the story, the owner returns with the donkey three times in one day to the same place. The owner is happy in the end that he has taught the beast ...
Frisky Fables, Vol. 4 No. 3
(Premium Group of ComicsPremium Service Company, 1948)
As I feared, this comic book has nothing to do with fables. Its stories are all typical comic book stuff.
Classics Illustrated Junior, #517
(Famous Authors, 1955)
TMCM takes up three pages (28-30). Elmer visits Otto in the country. The door bursts open, a huge dog comes in, and is followed by the master. The two mice escape inside the hole by which they entered the dining room. ...
Classics Illustrated Junior, #519
The Donkey and the Little Dog takes up two pages (29-30). In an unusual start, the donkey discusses his plight with the dog. The pictures of the donkey leaping onto and sitting on the master's lap are wonderful! $.15.
Classics Illustrated Junior, #516
(Classics IllustratedFamous Authors, 1955)
BW takes up three pages (28-30). The boy tries his trick twice, noting the second time that they said they would not come again but they have come anyway. (In fact, they did not say that, but rather Do not do that again.) ...
Classics Illustrated Junior, #522
TH takes up three pages (28-30). A wolf at the finish line provides the moral Hurrah for the tortoise! He proved that you should never be too sure of yourself! $.15.
Classics Illustrated Junior, #518
LM takes up three pages (28-30). The mouse is in a playful mood and slides down the lion's nose, saying Whee! This is fun! This lion laughs. $.15.