(March 1958)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand:
True Love Series
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Contents copyright Harvey Features Syndicate


["Could I say goodbye to my love..."] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Avison
Inks:
Al Avison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance

DeLuxe Photo Service (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Ads for photos of Perry Como, Kim Novak, Tab Hunter, Tony Curtis, Debbie Reynolds and Elvis Presley

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Doug Wildey
Inks:
Doug Wildey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Prissy Macklin; Myrna Drake; Charlie Voigt; Bill Harrow

Indexer Notes

This page lists the stories in the issue and is a prelude to the first story, Nineteen and- Never Been Kissed!

Ward Green Co. (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Slim-Lady "appearance reducing suit"

Nineteen and - Never Been Kissed! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Doug Wildey
Inks:
Doug Wildey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Prissy Macklin; Myrna Drake; Charlie Voigt; Bill Harrow
Synopsis:
Myrna Drake is the life of every Farnham College party and tries to set up her roommate, Prissy Macklin, for some fun. Bill Harrow, Myrna's steady boyfriend, brings Charlie Voigt to double-date with Prissy. Charlie and Prissy didn't click but, as time passes, Prissy falls for Bill and the feeling is mutual. When Bill decides to tell Myrna, he learns that she has fallen for Bill. All is right with the world and Prissy gets --- her first kiss.
Reprints:

Our Lonely Hearts (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Text

Genre:
romance

Ad for Romance Stories of Love #50 (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

Miracle of Love (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Text

Genre:
romance

Ad for First Love #86 (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

Wally's Girl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky?
Inks:
Mike Peppe?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Wally Montel; Lucy Barton; Mike Beeler; Harold Hayes
Synopsis:
Wally Montel met Lucy Barton when he was nine. They lived in the same neighborhood and as he gre, he protected Lucy. After grammar school, they saw little of each other until high school, when Wally interrupted Mike Beeler harassing Lucy in the hallway between class. Love stirred again, and they began dating... until Wally's anger, and fighting, drove them apart. Lucy began dating Harold Hayes, even though Lucy feared that Wally would get angry and attacked Harold. When Lucy arrives for her date with Harold, she sees him rushing off to stop a fight between Beeler and Wally. Wally realizes he has been a jerk, and step aside for Lucy and Harold plan their wedding.
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Indexer Notes

Theater marquee in page 5 lists Gunga Din as the movie

Scot Typewriter (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

An ad for the new 1958 Underwood portable typewriter

Shop and Save By Mail (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

A number of ads for things from coin collecting, make-up and fashion, to learning to play the piano

Acclaimed by Millions (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for First Love 86, Romance Stories of Love 50, Hi School Romance 73, First Romance 50 and Bride to Be Romances 26

My Tell-Tale Diary (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Jim Brex; Nora Brex; Noel
Synopsis:
Married on her eighteenth birthday, Nora and her new husband Jim Brex travel to a resort for their honeymoon. Nora gives Jim her diary to let him learn all of her past, when he reads about Noel... Nora's first boyfriend and full-time cad. Infuriated when reading her feelings, Jim flies into a jealous rage and storms out of the suite. In the hotel lobby, Jim reads the final pages where Nora refuses Noel's marriage proposal because she is in love with him... and returns to their room promising to always trust one another.

My Souvenir of Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Avison
Inks:
Warren Kremer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Cynthia; Anne; Larry Benton
Synopsis:
Cynthia and Anne had been friends for years until Larry Benton started attending the same high school. Larry fell hard for Anne, giving her a gold locket. But, when Anne becomes sick, Cynthia swoops in on Larry, telling Anne that they are now in love. At the senior dance, Larry tells Anne that Cynthia's stories have been lies, and they dance the night away swearing to never doubt each other again.

How to Slenderize Heavy Legs (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Drink Your Fat Away (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for DuDol weight loss diet cocktail

Rivera Originals, Inc. (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for blouses, skirts and jump suits... with initials embroidered for free

Post Graduate Hospital School of Nursing (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Study nursing at home... Graduate in 12 short weeks! On Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Could I say goodbye to my love..."]
  2. 1. DeLuxe Photo Service
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Ward Green Co.
  5. 4. Nineteen and - Never Been Kissed!
  6. 5. Our Lonely Hearts
  7. 6. Ad for Romance Stories of Love #50
  8. 7. Miracle of Love
  9. 8. Ad for First Love #86
  10. 9. Wally's Girl
  11. 10. Scot Typewriter
  12. 11. Shop and Save By Mail
  13. 12. Acclaimed by Millions
  14. 13. My Tell-Tale Diary
  15. 14. My Souvenir of Love
  16. 15. How to Slenderize Heavy Legs
  17. 16. Drink Your Fat Away
  18. 17. Rivera Originals, Inc.
  19. 18. Post Graduate Hospital School of Nursing
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Wally Harrington
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mark Gordon
  • Jim Walls
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Wally Harrington
  • Peter Croome