(May 1950)

Ace Magazines, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand:
An Ace Magazine
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Keywords:
Lauren Bacall

Indexer Notes

Although not credited, the cover is apparently a painting of actress Lauren Bacall.

Not Enough Faith (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Peggy; Ralph; Blanche; Oliver West
Synopsis:
Peggy loves factory worker Ralph, an inventor in his spare time. Peggy’s spinster sister Blanche urges her to choose wealthy Oliver instead. Ralph refuses to marry Peggy until he sells his new invention to the television industry--she gets tired of waiting and starts to date Oliver. But Ralph returns, a success, and he and Peggy reconcile.

Her Heart Was the Price (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Rice
Inks:
Ken Rice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Teddy Robbins; Joe Mahoney; Timmy "Pretty Boy" Robbins; Spike; Chicago Al; Stanley "Lucky" Kane
Synopsis:
Joe, the manager of boxer Timmy, wants to marry Timmy’s sister Teddy but she doesn’t love him. Joe mismanages Timmy’s career to try and convince her to change her mind. Teddy is about to give in when former boxer Stan arrives and takes over Timmy’s contract. He also marries Teddy.
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Marriage Dodger (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Van Compton; Fern West; Rick Martin; Letty; Rita
Synopsis:
Office worker Fern is engaged to car salesman Van, but he is in no hurry to set the date. Fern meets handsome psychology professor Rick, who suggests she date him to make Van jealous enough to get married right away. Rick falls in love with Fern and proves that Van is a two-timing cad. Rick and Fern will wed.
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Indexer Notes

Brewster art per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. Previous indexer credited John Forte.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

For Beauty's Sake / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Love Was His Game (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Julie Farrell; Hugh Firman; Professor Darrell Winfield; Miss Curtis
Synopsis:
College student Julie forms a crush on professor Darrell, although she is dating fellow student Hugh. Julie breaks up with Hugh and starts meeting Darrell, although he insists on keeping their relationship a secret. Julie realises Darrell is just using her, but she’s expelled for her actions anyway. Darrell apologises and offers to marry Julie but she chooses Hugh.
Reprints:
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Not Enough Faith
  3. 2. Her Heart Was the Price
  4. 3. Marriage Dodger
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    For Beauty's Sake
  6. 5. Love Was His Game
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