(June 1951)

Lev Gleason, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Lev Gleason Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing:
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Love Is Where You Are (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (painted, signed)
Inks:
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (painted, signed)
Colors:
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (painted, signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Although the cover title is the same as the title of a story inside this issue, there is no real connection between them. In fact, the cover depicts a sailor while the story is about a girl dating a soldier.

Every Girl Has Her Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Kida [as KID] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Kida [as KID] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Connie Fielding; Eve; Gil Morgan; Mr. Fielding; Mrs. Fielding
Synopsis:
Department store clerk Connie dates fellow employee Gil, but he and her best friend Eve don’t get along. Connie wonders if their antagonism masks attraction and sets them up on a date; Eve falls for Gil. Connie arranges for all three of them to spend time together so she can prove she’s the better match. Gil proposes to her, saying he loved Connie from the first.

["A love story about George Washington"] (Table of Contents)

Love Customs / text article / 0.9 page (report information)

Script:
Claude Moore [as C. H. Moore] (credited)
Pencils:
Claude Moore [as C. H. Moore] (credited)
Inks:
Claude Moore [as C. H. Moore] (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; non-fiction
Characters:
Anna Held; Beau Brummell; George Washington; Sarah Casey

Don't Take Me for Granted (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Rockwell
Inks:
Dick Rockwell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Amy Wells; Carl Peters; Claire; Mrs. Peters; Mrs. Wells; Woody; Tuck (a dog)
Synopsis:
High school students Carl and Amy date regularly but also argue frequently. When Amy agrees to go to a dance with Woody because Carl took her for granted, they break up. Amy gives Carl the dog they owned together, Tuck. She falls ill with pneumonia. When Amy recovers, Carl visits and admits Tuck died. Carl and Amy reconcile.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

["...Well, I'm not going to take it any more!"] (Table of Contents)

How Did He Propose? / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruth Atkinson ?
Inks:
Ruth Atkinson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; romance
Characters:
Jerry
Synopsis:
Jerry and his girlfriend break up. She gets a package in the mail from him, but sends it back, unopened. When it is delivered to her again, she opens it: it’s a recording in which Jerry asks her to marry him.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Although readers are urged to send in their personal "proposal" stories to the publisher, this feature does not have any source attribution so the "non-fiction" status is questionable.

Do's and Dont's of Blind Dating (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Walton (signed)
Inks:
Bill Walton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; non-fiction

Love Is Where You Are (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Borth [as FB] (signed)
Inks:
Frank Borth [as FB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bert Graham; Charlie Joyce; Edith Baker; Irene Joyce; Jeff Douglas; Mr. Joyce; Mr. Orsont; Mrs. Baker
Synopsis:
Jeff won’t ask Edith to marry him because he’s just been drafted. She says then she’ll be free to date other men while he's away, and he agrees. Edith meets many young men at the photo studio where she works as a receptionist, but turns them all down. Jeff writes and says he’s dating other women, making Edith jealous. She goes out with Charlie, an Army friend of Jeff’s. He tells her that Jeff’s letters are false: all of the girls he describes are actually women Charlie dated. When Jeff comes home on leave, he and Edith admit they love each other and decide to wed.

How "Mini-Gym" Soon has 'Mousey' Twins Making Like Lions (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Mini-Gym Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["My boy friend, Jim, is in the Army"] (Table of Contents)

The Love Clinic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Eloise Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Robert Martinott
Inks:
Robert Martinott
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; romance
Characters:
Eloise Taylor; Eleanor R.
Synopsis:
Eloise Taylor gives Eleanor advice about how to handle life while her boyfriend is doing his military service.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Love Problems / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Eloise Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance; non-fiction
Characters:
Eloise Taylor
Keywords:
advice column

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Desperate, Nick, R.L., Eleanor, Heartbroken and A.S.

...Then a Boy Came Along... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Briefer (credited)
Inks:
Dick Briefer (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bob; Flora; Joyce; Ruth; Ted; Wayne
Synopsis:
Joyce’s two long-time, platonic friends, Ted and Bob, say it’s time that she chooses which one will be her boyfriend. She dates them separately but can’t decide, so they both drop her. Joyce dates Wayne and falls in love with him.

Romulus and Remus (Table of Contents)

Stamp Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sidney M. Elias (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Love Is Where You Are
  2. 1. Every Girl Has Her Day
  3. 2. ["A love story about George Washington"]
    Love Customs
  4. 3. Don't Take Me for Granted
  5. 4. ["...Well, I'm not going to take it any more!"]
    How Did He Propose?
  6. 5. Do's and Dont's of Blind Dating
  7. 6. Love Is Where You Are
  8. 7. How "Mini-Gym" Soon has 'Mousey' Twins Making Like Lions
    Mini-Gym Corp.
  9. 8. ["My boy friend, Jim, is in the Army"]
    The Love Clinic
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Love Problems
  11. 10. ...Then a Boy Came Along...
  12. 11. Romulus and Remus
    Stamp Page
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