Marilyn #210
(March 21st, 1959)

Amalgamated Press, 1955 Series
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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
J. A. G. Long
Pencils
Day
Inks
Day
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was twenty miles from home - but she wouldn't take a lift from him!
Genre
romance
Characters
Gina; Greg Harrison
Synopsis
Gina is mad when the man her father made his manager comes to take her home. In picking her up to force her in the car, she loses a shoe. While he is going back to get the shoe, she tries to drive away only to drive the car into a ditch. They start walking toward her home and stop at an all-night café. But they have been followed by men who saw Greg force her into the car and believe she is being kidnapped.

Indexer Notes

The cover serves as the first page of this story.

Love Never Forgets (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2.3 pages (report information)

Script
Peter O'Donnell
Pencils
Leslie Branton
Inks
Leslie Branton
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The girl in the passport photograph was herself... and yet a stranger.
Genre
romance

Appointment with Diamonds (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Derek Long
Pencils
Jack Hardee
Inks
Jack Hardee
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't tell me I'm saddled with a jilted girl!
Genre
romance
Characters
Penny Lipton; Max Masters; Russ Pilgrim
Synopsis
With still no sign of Max, Penny doesn't know what to do. Back at her hotel room, a stone is thrown through her window. Attached is an anonymous note telling her to go home along with an airline ticket to London. She goes to Russ for advice and Russ tells her she should leave.

Indexer Notes

Next Week: A Stranger Steps In!

It Had to Be You (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't know why I kissed you - but I'll never do it again!
Genre
romance
Characters
Sarah Jennings; Clive Garset; Rebecca Garset; James
Synopsis
Aunt Rebecca arrives. Her chauffeur sees Clive kissing Sarah and tells him that she is not to be treated like all his other girls. Sarah now believes in the village legends and feels prettier. But when James sees her and tells her he loves her, she realizes that if James love her, then according to the village legend Clive doesn't.

Indexer Notes

Next Week: Aunt Rebecca starts trouble.

She Couldn't Believe It! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
W. Tyrer
Pencils
Don Walker
Inks
Don Walker
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The cheek of the guy - he'd pinched her box!
Characters
Kay; Martin
Synopsis
Kay gets angry when a young man uses the box she'd stepped off of for a moment. She wants to see her dad's team play, but can't see over the crowd without the box. She pushes him off the box and as they argue, a third old man takes the box. Then Martin takes her hand and goes to buy two tickets for them. When she gets home that night, she is surprised when her dad brings Martin with him, introducing him as a young man who has just started at the works and is going to be her dad's new centre-forward.

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

Looking in on Life / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How will I know when I'm in love?
Genre
romance
Characters
Janet
Synopsis
Janet has had lots of dates, but none of them have meant much to her.

Indexer Notes

Advice column letter presents in comic sequence format.

How About a date Blondie? (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
W. Tyrer
Pencils
Robert MacGillivray
Inks
Robert MacGillivray
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He dropped her a line - on her clothes-line!
Genre
romance
Characters
Jill; Len
Synopsis
Len hangs a note on Jill's clothes-line, asking for a date. But when her mum comes out, Jill hangs the note on a neighbor's clothes-line to avoid getting in trouble with her mum.

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

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
What a figure ! But I wonder how -
Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Larry / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
- and what's the matter with your pet, young man ?
Genre
humour

Be a Chic Chick - Like Nadine Tallier (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you want a new Easter hat to turn heads all your way?
Genre
fashion

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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
It's the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Music!
Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Pearl Carr and Teddy Johnson

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. ["It was twenty miles from home - but she wouldn't take a lift from him!"]
  2. 2. Love Never Forgets
  3. 3. Appointment with Diamonds
  4. 4. It Had to Be You
  5. 5. She Couldn't Believe It!
  6. 6. ["How will I know when I'm in love?"]
    Looking in on Life
  7. 7. How About a date Blondie?
  8. 8. ["What a figure ! But I wonder how -"]
    Ruby Always Has the Last Word!
  9. 9. ["- and what's the matter with your pet, young man ?"]
    Larry
  10. 10. Be a Chic Chick - Like Nadine Tallier
  11. 11. ["It's the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Music!"]
    Can You Spot This Top Record Star?
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