Marilyn #193
(November 22nd, 1958)

Amalgamated Press, 1955 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
4 1/2 D [0-0-4.5 GBP]
Pages
32
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.
Editing
Robert Lewis (editor)

Issue Notes

Credits based on information provided by David Roach.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Edgar
Pencils
Julio Vivas
Inks
Julio Vivas
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He was raffling the engagement ring she had given back to him!
Genre
romance
Characters
Bill Bourne; Lily Baines; Jack Ferris; Gert Rogers
Synopsis
Lily is upset that Bill is raffling off the engagement ring she had chucked at him in a temper to buy new shirts for the football team. But their friends know that they belong together, so they have a plan to do the football team a good turn and get Bill and Lily back together.

Indexer Notes

The cover serves as the first page of this story.

Black Crag (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
E. Durrant
Pencils
Day
Inks
Day
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trapped in a doomed house with a man she secretly loved!
Genre
romance
Characters
Margo Richards; Cavan Lord; Lucia; Greg Bosco
Synopsis
Cavan uses an iron bar to smash the lock on the door so he and Margo can escape. He is going back for his dog when Black Crag explodes. When Margo comes to, she hears Greg and Lucia arguing. She learns that Lucia had killed Margo's uncle Harvey to get Cavan and Greg had destroyed the will leaving everything to Cavan. In their struggle, the rock edge crumbles and they fall to their deaths. Margo decides to get on the train and return to Liverpool, but Cavan pulls her off the train before it leaves and tells her he loves her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is the end of the serial.

Come Off It, Prof! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Derek Long
Pencils
Carlos Freixas (signed)
Inks
Carlos Freixas (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You've made a fool out of me for long enough. Here's where I start getting tough!
Genre
romance
Characters
Toots Lawson; Aunt Pringle; Stephen Dudley; Stella Bryan; Liz
Synopsis
Stephen takes Toots home and tells her he loves her.

Indexer Notes

This is the end of the serial.

Girls on a String (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
W. Tyrer
Pencils
Lino Jeva; Angelo Platania (backgrounds)
Inks
Lino Jeva; Angelo Platania (backgrounds)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He said, "Stick around with me for this evening" It'll help keep the other girls away!
Genre
romance
Characters
Betty; Ted; Gary Grey
Synopsis
Ted bets Betty that within five minutes of arriving at the club, at least three girls will ask him to dance. If he wins, Betty has to spend the rest of the evening with him.

Bats about the Guy (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
W. Tyrer
Pencils
Sergio Molino (d'Ami agency)
Inks
Sergio Molino (d'Ami agency)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"Get rid of him!" said her boss. But if she did, she would lose the only man for her!
Genre
romance
Characters
May; Frank; Mr. Brown
Synopsis
Frank comes in to interview for a job that has already been filled. But May knows that there will be a warehouse job opening so her boss tells him to come back in a week. Frank is looking for a behind-the-counter job to get experience for opening his own shop one day. May wants to see him again so she doesn't tell him the job her boss has is a warehouse job.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Looking in on Life / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
A. Hailey
Pencils
Kay Bewick
Inks
Kay Bewick
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Even that Effie Smith's got a boy now!
Genre
romance
Characters
Rita; Effie Smith
Synopsis
Rita wonders if she will ever get a boyfriend.

Indexer Notes

Advice column letter presented in comic sequence format.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Ruby Always Has the Last Word! / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
E. Durrant
Pencils
John Armstrong
Inks
John Armstrong
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Those newly-weds, Tim and Babs-
Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Larry / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
F. Blake
Pencils
F. Blake
Inks
F. Blake
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Please may we see your engagement ring, Jean?
Genre
humour

Diane Todd Buttons on to a New Gimmick (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
G. Brockbank
Pencils
J. Swinn
Inks
J. Swinn
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be the bright gal in buttons - and see the beaux come running!
Genre
fashion

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Can You Spot This Top Record Star? / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
A. Hailey
Pencils
Kay Bewick
Inks
Kay Bewick
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Born in the Emerald Isle, Belfast to be exact!
Genre
biography
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. ["He was raffling the engagement ring she had given back to him!"]
  2. 2. Black Crag
  3. 3. Come Off It, Prof!
  4. 4. Girls on a String
  5. 5. Bats about the Guy
  6. 6. ["Even that Effie Smith's got a boy now!"]
    Looking in on Life
  7. 7. ["Those newly-weds, Tim and Babs-"]
    Ruby Always Has the Last Word!
  8. 8. ["Please may we see your engagement ring, Jean?"]
    Larry
  9. 9. Diane Todd Buttons on to a New Gimmick
  10. 10. ["Born in the Emerald Isle, Belfast to be exact!"]
    Can You Spot This Top Record Star?
This issue was modified by
  • Steve Belknap
  • Ramon Schenk