(July 1954)

Lev Gleason, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date:
1954
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Lev Gleason Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing:
Vivian Fields
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Love Song for Two (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Everett Raymond Kinstler; ? (photo)
Inks:
Everett Raymond Kinstler; ? (photo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Ray Anthony (photo)

Indexer Notes

Art identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Love Song for Two (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
David Train; Marcy Scott; Ray Anthony
Synopsis:
Ray Anthony relates an anecdote: Marcy’s partner David returned from military service with a psychosomatic hand injury that prevents him from resuming their career as a piano duo. Marcy tells bandleader Ray Anthony, who invites them to rehearsal for his television show. David has to rescue Marcy when a spotlight falls, and realises his hand is now functional. Ray reveals that the “accident” was rigged. Marcy and David can now play duets again and can be married.

Indexer Notes

Art identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Ray Anthony was a real-life bandleader.

Those Three Little Words (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Cataldo
Inks:
Tony Cataldo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Carol; Eva; Jed; Paul
Synopsis:
Eva loves Jed but he loves Carol. Paul urges Eva to marry him but she refuses. When Carol dumps Jed, Eva offers to marry him and he accepts. Eva takes a job as a salesgirl to help support them until Jed finishes his medical internship. When Carol comes back to town, Eva thinks Jed is going to return to her so she decides to leave him for Paul. Jed confesses that he doesn’t love Carol anymore—he loves Eva.

Indexer Notes

Art identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Eloise Taylor Talks About... A Lovelier You! (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; romance

My Love Couldn't Wait (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ann Brewster
Inks:
Ann Brewster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Elva; Fred; Janie; Mr. Phelps; Tim Payne
Synopsis:
Tim comes home after 2 years military service in Korea and learns his girlfriend Elva is engaged to someone else. Tim dates old friend Janie, now a school librarian. Elva apologises for her actions but Tim is understanding, and he now knows that he loves Janie.

Indexer Notes

Art identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Man With a Past (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Martinott ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Dan Norton; J.D. Carelton; Lucille Farraday; Nancy
Synopsis:
Nancy and Dan are in love, but he confesses that he spent 2 years in prison after accidentally killing a man while in college. Fellow worker Lucille, previously rejected by Dan, spreads malicious gossip about Dan’s past and this hurts Nancy. Dan breaks their engagement to spare her further distress and quits his job, but Nancy and Dan’s boss team up to convince him to stay and to marry Nancy.

Indexer Notes

Pencil identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Love Song for Two
  2. 1. Love Song for Two
  3. 2. Those Three Little Words
  4. 3. Eloise Taylor Talks About... A Lovelier You!
  5. 4. My Love Couldn't Wait
  6. 5. Man With a Past
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