(March 1951)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Timely Comics, Inc.
Brand:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The cover has the character 'K' (for Kable News, the distributor) above a black silhouette of the North American continent with the white letters 'ID" inside (for the independent distributors).


My Secret Love! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Christopher Rule?
Inks:
Christopher Rule?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Although the scene depicted on the cover resembles an event in "My Secret Love!" inside, the actual scene isn't part of the story and none of the characters are named Carl.
Other stories on the cover are: "I Dared to Dream!" and "Don't Cry, My Heart!"

["How "Mini-Gym" turns Dateless Dorothy unto Dazzling Dotty!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for "Mini-Gym" Corp.

Don't Cry, My Heart! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6957

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Brad Markham; Carol Vane; "Spike" Mallard; Mae; Pat Ainsley; Chester Hall
Synopsis:
Carol thinks that admitting her past with "Spike" will ruin her engagement to Brad, the attorney prosecuting "Spike" for murdering Chester Hall.

["Gorgeous dresses for you without paying 1 cent"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Harford Frocks, Inc.

I Dared to Dream! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6991

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Evie Johnson; Joe; David Mace; Hoagy Willett
Synopsis:
Evie is so determined to escape the tenement district by marrying a wealthy man that she drives away all her friends.

["New! Magic panel feature slims like magic!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Figure-Adjuster Co.

["Your favorite snap enlarged to 8 x 10 inches hand colored & framed"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Park Studios

Beauty Unveiled (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Celia; Nina; Gregg
Synopsis:
While waiting for his dates with Celia every night, Gregg falls in love with her roommate Nina.
Reprints:

["Pimples?"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Tri-Son-Ol Company

["Learn to dance in 5 days or pay nothing!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Pioneer Publications Inc.

["Limited time only"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.14 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for H & S Sales

["Song Poems Wanted"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.06 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Five Star Music Masters

["For real thrills don't miss Man Comics The Apache Kid Black Rider"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for Timely Comics, Inc.

["Ring for Wolves"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.06 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Arizona Enterprises

["Ugly blackheads out in seconds"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.14 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Ballco Products

How I won the man I love! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6853

Characters:
Bob Harris; Lois; Jackie
Synopsis:
Lois can't break through the bitterness of widower Bob next door, until his son Jackie gets sick.

["Glamour set 5 piece ensemble"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Jasta Shop, Inc.

My Secret Love! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ann; Frank; Burt Collins
Synopsis:
Ann agrees to marry Frank, but falls in love with Burt instead.

["Bashful Betty"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for The S. J. Wegman Co.

["Small Bust Women"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Tested Sales

["Let's face it...you need a tummy-flattener!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Ward Green Co.

["Reduce Keep Slim At Home with Relaxing, Soothing Massage!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Spot Reducer Co.