(September 1966)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of February, May, August, and November
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

Losing the Man You Love Is a Little Like Dying! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Karen Wilder Summers; Dr. Greg Marsh; Rita Phillips

Our Romance Was One Long Battle (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Veronica and Eddie fight all the time and eventually break up, but later they realize that they argued because they really cared about each other.

Indexer Notes

Art credit by Steven Grant (via email June 2008).

Love Problems Every Girl Can Understand... (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Pencils:
Manny Stallman; Jay Scott Pike
Inks:
Manny Stallman; Jay Scott Pike
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

house ad for Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #57 and Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #119

[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 (illustrstions)
Inks:
Jay Scott Pike ? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

house ad for the 2 Girls serialized feature appearing in Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series)

Episode 5 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Gene Colan (pp 1-2); John Rosenberger (pp 3-15)
Inks:
Gene Colan (pp 1-2); John Rosenberger (pp 3-15)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Karen Wilder Summers; Peggy Wilder; Dr. Greg Marsh; Rita Phillips; Marty Phillips; Lila Smathers; Roger Smathers; Richy Smathers
Synopsis:
Karen finds Lila a more sympathetic listener than her sister Peggy. Rita's father encourages her to marry Greg. Lila and Roger continue their arguments over their spoiled son Richy. Karen arrives at Greg's office too late to stop him from agreeing to marry Rita.

Beauty Is Skin Deep! (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

Dynamite's Coming! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

house ad for Swing with Scooter (DC, 1966 series) #2

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Losing the Man You Love Is a Little Like Dying!
    Reach for Happiness
  2. 1. Our Romance Was One Long Battle
  3. 2. Love Problems Every Girl Can Understand...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love
  5. 4. Open the Door to Penthouse 5...
    3 Girls -- Their Lives --Their Loves
  6. 5. Episode 5
    Reach for Happiness
  7. 6. Beauty Is Skin Deep!
    You Can be Beautiful
  8. 7. Dynamite's Coming!
    Swing with Scooter
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Cherry
  • Ed Boner