(November 1952)

St. John, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1952
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
St. John
Editing:
Marion McDermott
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

The Colonel's Daughter (Table of Contents)

Wartime Romances / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; war
Characters:
Don Towers; Madge Towers; Joyce; Nancy; Kevin Stearns; Susan Hoyt

Indexer Notes

The large illustration refers to "Love Pirate." The upper drawing on the left is a reference to "Target: Sailor" and the lower drawing refers to "The Colonel's Daughter."

Love Pirate (Table of Contents: 1)

Wartime Romances / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Ray Osrin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; war
Characters:
Joyce; Don Towers; Tommy; Mr. Towers; Mrs. Towers; Madge Towers
Synopsis:
Joyce has a crush on Don but he isn’t interested in her. She rejects Tommy’s love. When Don goes into the service, she writes to him frequently, and tells her friends they’re “practically engaged!” Don returns with a British wife, Madge, and Joyce decides to break them up. She arranges for Madge to think she and Don are having an affair, but he forces Joyce to confess the truth. Tommy makes Joyce admit she’s been lying and he says he still loves her; she agrees to change.

The Colonel's Daughter (Table of Contents: 2)

Wartime Romances / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ben Brown
Inks:
Dave Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; war
Characters:
Kevin Stearns; Susan Hoyt; Mrs. Hoyt; Col. Hoyt; Greg Scotter; Gretchen
Synopsis:
On her way to live with her military father in Germany, Susan meets and falls in love with Kevin, a civilian military employee. Although warned that he’s a ladies’ man, Susan refuses to give him up. She tricks soldier Greg into driving her to the city where Kevin is working; when Kevin learns what she did, he’s afraid it will affect his career. The military police pick up Greg but he doesn’t snitch on Susan. Susan realises he’s a better match than Kevin would be.

Target: Sailor (Table of Contents: 3)

Wartime Romances / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ben Brown
Inks:
Dave Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; war
Characters:
Nancy; Joan; Jack Stone
Synopsis:
Nancy performs at the servicemen’s canteen but only because she thinks it’ll help her career. Some of the other girls falsely tell Nancy that sailor Jack is a good friend of a theatrical agent, so Nancy cultivates Jack’s friendship. She learns he doesn’t know the agent, but it doesn’t really matter, because they’re in love.

Wartime Romance's Correspondence Club (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

One Heart -- Missing In Action (Table of Contents: 5)

Wartime Romances / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ben Brown
Inks:
Dave Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; war
Characters:
Lt. Vicky Kerr; Captain Peter Riggs; Betty
Synopsis:
Army nurse Vicky is engaged to pilot Peter. She learns he has been blinded and doesn’t want to be a burden to her. She arranges a transfer to the hospital where he’s staying and introduces herself as “Jane Knight,” his new nurse. Vicky tries to help Peter regain his will to live. An operation will restore Peter’s sight. He admits to Vicky that he knew it was her all the time.
Keywords:
Korean War

[St. John Subscription Form] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 7 pages (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Colonel's Daughter
    Wartime Romances
  2. 1. Love Pirate
    Wartime Romances
  3. 2. The Colonel's Daughter
    Wartime Romances
  4. 3. Target: Sailor
    Wartime Romances
  5. 4. Wartime Romance's Correspondence Club
  6. 5. One Heart -- Missing In Action
    Wartime Romances
  7. 6. [St. John Subscription Form]
  8. 7. [Ads]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Matthias Hofmann
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  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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