The Boy Next Door

Published
July 1956
Page count
24
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size (190mm x 275mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
Conforms to the A.G.P. Teenage Code of Approved Reading
 
Conforms to the A.G.P. Teenage Code of Approved Reading
GCD
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Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover The Boy Next Door Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
John Tartaglione, original line art
 
, line art (Australian reworking)
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 1. The Boy Next Door! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
E996
Characters
Matt Greer; Jill Weston; Tom; Terry

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Tartaglione, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
True Secrets (Marvel, 1950 series) #26 (October 1954)
The Girl Next Door!
Also printed
Australia
True Stories Told in Pictures (Horwitz, 1958? series) #9 ([1959?]) —Elopement
The Boy Next Door!
Show/hide 2. He Loves Me! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
F-317
Characters
Cathy Bond; Ben Chase; Roger Morgan

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Vince Colletta, line art [signed as Colletta]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Romances (Marvel, 1949 series) #46 (January 1955)
He Loves Me!
Also printed
Australia
True Stories Told in Pictures (Horwitz, 1958? series) #9 ([1959?]) —Elopement
He Loves Me!
Show/hide 3. No Greater Love! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
9480
Characters
Gilbert Simms; Donna Davison; Theresa Davison

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bill Everett, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee , editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Tales (Marvel, 1949 series) #51 (February 1952)
No Greater Love!
Also printed
Australia
No Greater Love (Horwitz, 1957?) ([1957?])
No Greater Love
 
Australia
True Stories Told in Pictures (Horwitz, 1958? series) #9 ([1959?]) —Elopement
No Greater Love
Show/hide 4. The Man I Love Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
E912
Characters
Bob; Mona; Edna

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Vince Colletta, line art
 
Vince Colletta, penciller [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
True Secrets (Marvel, 1950 series) #26 (October 1954)
The Man I love
Also printed
Australia
True Stories Told in Pictures (Horwitz, 1958? series) #9 ([1959?]) —Elopement
The Man I Love
Show/hide 5. They're Gay! They're Crazy! They're Carefree! [Ninepence] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"They're Gay! They're Crazy! They're Carefree! And everybody loves them. There's Millie the Model her adventures in the fashion world will delight you. There's Hedy of Hollywood her glamorous life will leave you gasping. There's Mopsy the daffiest dame who ever drew breath. There's Patsy Walker a wonderfully fresh college girl and a bundle of mischief. And there's Irma the goofiest and most scatterbrained of them all. Ninepence every dilly month. Altogether they're the merriest band of fun-lovers that your're ever likely to meet. Join our girls in their new superteen comics—they have one each..."

Details

Printed
1953? to 1955?
Genre
Teen
More...
They're Gay! They're Crazy! They're Carefree! [Ninepence]

Notes

All four stories in this issue were later republished in the pocket-size True Stories Told in Pictures (Horwitz) #9.

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  • 77396

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