Romantic Love #20

Published
1956
Page count
24
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size (190mm x 270mm)
Interior paper
Matte
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Glued spine
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1636207

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Man-Crazy Cover, 1 page

"Even his shadow made her….."

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Stanley Pitt, painter [signed]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 1. Man-Crazy Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Dale Medford; Evan Warfield; Joan Danby; Mrs. Danby

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
 
Ruth Atkinson , penciller
Text
, letterer
Editing
Al Grenet, original Editor [as Alfred Grenet]
 
Richard Arnold, original Associate Editor
Management
Busy Arnold, original General Manager [as Everett M. Arnold]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Confessions (Quality, 1949 series) #27 (February 1953)
Man-Crazy

Synopsis

On a Caribbean cruise, Joan and Dale fall in love and he proposes. Joan worries that her mother's behaviour will make Dale change his mind.

Show/hide 2. Little White Lies Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Gloria; Fred Harper; Jerry; Mac; Mr. Harper; Mrs. Harper

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
None, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Heart Throbs (Quality, 1949 series) #23 (October 1953)
Little White Lies
Also printed
Australia
Too Young For Love (Horwitz, 1957?) ([1957?])
Little White Lies

Synopsis

Gloria loves Fred, but hates the way he invents crazy stories about his life. She tries to talk to him, but he doesn't understand. She gives him a dose of his own medicine, but it has serious consequences.

Notes

Two pages of the original story have been printed on side, two-up in this issue.

Show/hide 3. His Deceitful Kisses Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Nicky Sager; Toni Sager; Van Mayfield; Bud Lawrence

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Al Grenet, original Editor [as Alfred Grenet]
 
Richard Arnold, original Associate Editor
Management
Busy Arnold, original General Manager [as Everett M. Arnold]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Heart Throbs (Quality, 1949 series) #18 (February 1953)
His Deceitful Kisses

Synopsis

Men frequently use Toni to meet her famous musician father. Things seem different when she meets Van Mayfield, but old-friend Bud tries to set her straight.

Show/hide 4. Love Knows No Bounds Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Johnny Randall; Doris; Joan; Ann

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Sam Citron, penciller
 
Dick Beck, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Al Grenet, original Editor [as Alfred Grenet]
 
Richard Arnold, original Associate Editor
Management
Busy Arnold, original General Manager [as Everett M. Arnold]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Heart Throbs (Quality, 1949 series) #24 (November 1953)
Love Knows No Bounds
Also printed
United States
Girls in Love (Quality, 1955 series) #54 (May 1956)
What a Fool Was I  (retitled)

Synopsis

Doris had the pick of the officers at Fort Winslow, but she fell for private Johnny Randall. Her friends just don't get it.


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AusReprints ID

  • 73533

Entry created

  • 06/10/2016

Cover added

  • 06/10/2016

Last updated

  • 26/08/2022