(May 1953)

Comic Media, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harwell Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Comic Media [book]
Editing:
Allen Hardy ?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Pete Morisi
Inks:
Pete Morisi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Korean War Bride (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Lt. Jack Walker; Shoshone Lee; Mrs. Lawson; Dick Thompson
Synopsis:
Undercover agent Shoshone saves Jack’s life during the Korean War. They are married and return to the USA. Shoshone feels Jack’s friends are only nice to her when he’s around. She invites Jack’s friend Dick in for tea, only to be mauled by the lecherous man. Jack comes home and saves his wife. His other friends apologise for being standoffish and promise to include her from now on.
Keywords:
Korean War

Accused (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Morisi
Inks:
Pete Morisi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pete Morisi

Characters:
Kathy; Lou Weller; Danny Condon; Chick Neely
Synopsis:
Danny is jealous of Kathy’s friendship with petty crook Lou, who gives her expensive gifts. After the two men fight, Danny is signed by boxing promoter Chick and turns pro. Lou tries to use Kathy to set up Danny for a kidnapping, so he’ll lose a big fight, but Kathy tells Danny about the scheme. Danny says he loves Kathy and they will face the future together.

Indexer Notes

info per Nick Caputo, June 2014.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letter Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Passion (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Tewks (signed)
Inks:
Al Tewks ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ann Steele; Dan Johnson; French DuFarge; Mr. Lawrence
Synopsis:
Ann runs a wrecking company, which works alongside Dan and Frenchy’s companies on a big job. Ann and Dan fall in love. Ann prevents Frenchy from stabbing Dan in a work dispute, but when a fire breaks out, they all work together to save themselves and the site.

["Everyday the Troubled and Confused come to me for Aid."] (Table of Contents)

Mildred Norton's Problem Page / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Mildred Norton; Mary N.; Mary's mother; Dr. Connors; Jim
Synopsis:
Mary works to support her ailing mother and 3 younger brothers. She falls in love with Jim but has to decide between marriage and her family obligations. Mary and Mildred ask readers to write in and give advice.

Double Cross (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Heartaches (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Parker ?
Inks:
Paul Parker ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Evelyn; Charles; Ted Brown
Synopsis:
Evelyn leaves her drunken and abusive husband Charles and gets a job at a newspaper, working for editor Ted. Charles commits suicide. Evelyn turns down Ted’s offer of a date. He rescues her from a mugger; later, he’s attacked by gangsters after a story about political corruption. Evelyn witnesses this assault and realises she loves him.
Keywords:
suicide
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Korean War Bride
  3. 2. Accused
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letter Corner
  5. 4. Passion
  6. 5. ["Everyday the Troubled and Confused come to me for Aid."]
    Mildred Norton's Problem Page
  7. 6. Double Cross
  8. 7. Heartaches
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • David Wilt
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Mickey Coalwell