(March 1962)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan, April, July, and Oct
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Arleigh Publishing Corporation
Brand:
National Romance Group
Editing:
Phyllis Reed
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Believe Me, Beloved! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

cover art taken from splash page of last story in this issue

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside front cover.

Summer Guest! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Abruzzo ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Donna's friend Elinor fell in love with a mysterious stranger four years ago in a brief summer romance, and now Donna fears that her new boyfriend is the same person.

["Sitting pretty waiting for summer to arrive..."] (Table of Contents)

Romance in Fashion / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
fashion

Magic Moment! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
June feels an instant attraction to a handsome stranger she meets at a party, but wonders if she will ever see him again.

A Timid Love! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
When Lorry tells Russ she hopes they will be married soon, Russ loses interest and starts dating other girls.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

From Barbara Miles, with Love / letters page / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Barbara Miles]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

advice column

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1961
Average paid circulation during preceding 12 months: 267,000
Owner: Arleigh Publishing Corporation, 575 Lexington Avenue, New York 22 N.Y.,a wholly owned subsidiary of National Periodical Publications, Inc.

Believe Me, Beloved! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Anne doesn't believe that she loves Tom so she starts dating Vic, but her rival Daphne lies to Vic that Anne is still seeing Tom.

Why Keep Love a Secret From Your Heart? (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita ?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

inside back cover, house ad for Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #78

Your Guide to the Best in Romance (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

back cover; house ad for the DC line of romance comics

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Believe Me, Beloved!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Summer Guest!
  4. 3. ["Sitting pretty waiting for summer to arrive..."]
    Romance in Fashion
  5. 4. Magic Moment!
  6. 5. A Timid Love!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    From Barbara Miles, with Love
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Believe Me, Beloved!
  10. 9. Why Keep Love a Secret From Your Heart?
  11. 10. Your Guide to the Best in Romance
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Cherry
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson