Love Romances #97 [Black Circle Price Field]
(January 1962)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1961-11-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Male Publishing Corp.
Brand
MC
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Love Romances (Marvel, 1949 series) #97.

Some information for this issue supplied by the Atlas/Timely discussion list.

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 15, Part 2, Number 2, Periodicals, July-December 1961. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B934605.


Little Girl (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Nick Caputo supplied the same art credits as the Atlas/Timely mailing list for this cover via the error list (01/27/2005).

My Life Is Yours (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta ?; Dick Giordano ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-502
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Fran glamorizes Dr. Lawrence in her mind and falls in love with as he deals with her appendicitis. As she recovers, she sees him as the average-looking man he is, but doesn't fall out of love as the doctor and the reader expects.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer assigned inks solely to Vince Colletta.

Little Girl (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Job Number
V-483
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Vivian is cold and unfeeling until she meets Brad, who wants her to give up her important job and leave town with him.

...And So We Meet! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Vince Colletta; ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-482
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Susan returns to her home town and the man she left behind but is afraid to tell him that she still loves him.

My Own True Love (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
G-395
Genre
romance
Reprints

The Kiss! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta ?; ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-492
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Millie is afraid of being kissed until she meets the right boy.

Indexer Notes

Inks here seem tighter than on other stories in this issue. Quite possibly these are not by Colletta.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Little Girl
  2. 1. My Life Is Yours
  3. 2. Little Girl
  4. 3. ...And So We Meet!
  5. 4. My Own True Love
  6. 5. The Kiss!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Cherry
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Mickey Coalwell