(June 1966)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Arleigh Publishing Corporation
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Miller
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[Episode 3] (Table of Contents)

Reach for Happiness / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Rita Phillips; Ray Silva

Indexer Notes

art the same as splash page of last story

Don't Tell Me That You Love Me! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Diane wonders why she always loses interest in guys when they say that they love her.

["Fashions are 00-wild --00 groovy -- 00-tuff!"] (Table of Contents)

You Can be Beautiful / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Barbara Friedlander ? [as Jill Taylor]
Pencils:
John Romita (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fashion

Indexer Notes

title refers to James Bond ("Double-O Seven")

Coming from DC - Comics Capitol of the World (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Joe Orlando ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

house ad for Swing with Scooter (DC, 1966 series) #1

The Truth About Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Two weeks before her wedding, a girl meets another man and falls in love immediately.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Ann Martin]
Pencils:
John Romita (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

advice column

Open the Door to Penthouse 5... (Table of Contents)

3 Girls -- Their Lives --Their Loves / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jay Scott Pike
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

house ad for the new 3 Girls feature, starting in Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series) #102, on sale April 26

Episode 3 (Table of Contents)

Reach for Happiness / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Karen Summers; Rita Phillips; Ray Silva; Dr. Greg Marsh; Lila Smathers; Roger Smathers; Richy Smathers; Wallace Hendrickson; Joanie; Peggy Wilder; Marty Phillips (flashback)
Synopsis:
Ray reminds Rita that she promised to always be grateful to him for giving her a job as a singer at his nightclub. However, she still has no intention of going back to him. Lila and Roger give a dinner party for Karen, but Rita prevents Greg from attending.

Indexer Notes

Splash page the same as cover.
Script credit from the Who's Who of American Comic Books.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Episode 3]
    Reach for Happiness
  2. 1. Don't Tell Me That You Love Me!
  3. 2. ["Fashions are 00-wild --00 groovy -- 00-tuff!"]
    You Can be Beautiful
  4. 3. Coming from DC - Comics Capitol of the World
    Swing with Scooter
  5. 4. The Truth About Love
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love
  7. 6. Open the Door to Penthouse 5...
    3 Girls -- Their Lives --Their Loves
  8. 7. Episode 3
    Reach for Happiness
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