(March 1969)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Joe Orlando
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

First and only issue edited by Joe Orlando.


Reach for Happiness (Table of Contents)

Reach for Happiness / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Karen Wilder Sommers; Dr. Greg Marsh

I Had to Run Away to Find Myself... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Rosenberger
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Jennifer is ashamed of her humble background, and when she realizes that everyone is talking about her she runs away to the big city.

Not Even a Dream! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Gwen is so shy that she finds it impossible to date anyone until she meets a guy who is just as shy as she.
Reprints:

["Dear Miss Martin: Please help me!"] (Table of Contents)

Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love / letters page / 0.7 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Ann Martin]
Pencils:
John Romita (illustration)
Inks:
John Romita (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Keywords:
advice

Indexer Notes

Artwork in header reprinted from earlier column.

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Kashdan (Business Manager)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1968
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 162,160
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date )total paid circulation): 181,171
Owner: National Periodical Publications, Inc., 575 Lexington Avenue, N.Y., N.Y. 10022, wholly owned by Kinney National Service, Inc., 10 Rockefeller Plaza, N.Y., N.Y. 10020, a publicly held corporation

[Episode 25] (Table of Contents)

Reach for Happiness / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Jay Scott Pike
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Karen Wilder Sommers; Dr. Greg Marsh; Rita Phillips; Ray Silva
Synopsis:
Karen returns to Danville Corners to find that Greg's fiancee Rita is in a coma. Trying to take his mind off the situation, she spends time with Greg, which reawakens the old feelings between them.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Reach for Happiness
    Reach for Happiness
  2. 1. I Had to Run Away to Find Myself...
  3. 2. Not Even a Dream!
  4. 3. ["Dear Miss Martin: Please help me!"]
    Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  6. 5. [Episode 25]
    Reach for Happiness
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Edgar Loftin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Cherry
  • Ed Boner