(April 1952)

Lev Gleason, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
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

I Was No Angel (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

The cover art is not related to the story "I Was No Angel" that appears inside the comic.

I Was No Angel (Table of Contents)

A True Love Story / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Al McWilliams ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bill; Joan; Tom
Synopsis:
Joan is going to marry Tom and her mother urges her to confess her former romance with Frank. She also tells her friend Bill that they can’t see each other any more, even though their relationship is platonic. However, when Tom complains after seeing her with Bill, Joan realises he wouldn’t be able to handle the worse news about Frank, and she breaks their engagement. Joan decides Bill is really the man for her.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Marked Woman (Table of Contents)

A True Love Story / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joan Wenzel
Inks:
Al Wenzel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Allan James; Dan; Leila; Neal Cameron; Walt
Synopsis:
On her wedding night with Neal, Leila remembers her former boyfriends Walt and Dan, and her affair with her married boss Allan. Leila tosses all of the mementos of her previous boyfriends into a lake so she can forget the past.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Party Wife (Table of Contents)

A True Love Story / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Myron Fass (signed)
Inks:
Myron Fass (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Jim Pierce; Mary Pierce; Mr. Lane; Mrs. Lane; Roger Dennis
Synopsis:
Mary and Jim keep their wedding a secret because their families disapprove. Her former boyfriend Roger returns from military service in Korea and tries to resume his romance with Mary, and she has to confess the truth. Jim is jealous of Roger, but Mary blames him for hiding their marital status. Jim and Mary finally inform her parents that they are man and wife.

[Eloise Taylor Answers Your Love Problems] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Eloise Taylor
Pencils:
Bill Walton [as BW] (signed)
Inks:
Bill Walton [as BW] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Puzzled, Worried, Unhappy Wife and Dorothy.

Wrong Date (Table of Contents)

A True Love Story / comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Landau (signed)
Inks:
Ken Landau (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Audrey; Larry; Sid; Veronica Evans
Synopsis:
Audrey and her husband Larry quarrel when his ex-girlfriend Veronica returns to town. An anonymous phone caller tells Audrey that Larry and Veronica are in a nightclub, so Audrey calls old friend Sid and goes to the club with him. Audrey later goes back to Sid’s apartment and he makes a pass at her but stops when she says she loves her husband. Outside, Larry is waiting and confesses he dated Veronica just to make Audrey jealous. They reconcile.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Was No Angel
  2. 1. I Was No Angel
    A True Love Story
  3. 2. Marked Woman
    A True Love Story
  4. 3. Party Wife
    A True Love Story
  5. 4. [Eloise Taylor Answers Your Love Problems]
    Love Problems
  6. 5. Wrong Date
    A True Love Story
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