Weird Love #1 - You Know You Want It
(February 2015)

IDW, 2015 Series
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Price
29.99 USD
Pages
176
On-sale date
2015
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
IDW Publishing
Brand
Yoe Books!; IDW
ISBN
978-1-63140-237-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781631402371 52999
Editing
Clizia Gussoni; Craig Yoe
Color
Color
Dimensions
7.75" x 10"
Paper Stock
bond
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Collected Editions

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let ... me ... out! He's calling me ... can't you hear him?
Genre
romance
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Eugene Hughes ?; S. Finocchiara ?
Inks
Eugene Hughes ?; S. Finocchiara ?
Colors
?

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

On end papers. Enlarged detail from story "Beautiful One!"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marc Swayze
Inks
Marc Swayze
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the matter, Janie ...
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Enlarged frame from story "Weep Clown, Weep!"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Citron
Inks
Dick Betty ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's why Tom left me!
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Enlarged frame from story "I Fell for a Commie".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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Title Page, indicia.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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?
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Introdu[ction] (Table of Contents: 6)

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Comic Book Girl 19
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? (photograph)
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? (photograph)
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typeset

Foreword (Table of Contents: 7)

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Script
Clizia Gussoni; Craig Yoe
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?; ? (photograph)
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?; ? (photograph)
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?
Letters
typeset

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

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?
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?
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?
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typeset

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romance
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Illustration for Foreword.

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

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?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Ben Oda

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romance
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Illustration for Foreword.

I Fell for a Commie (Table of Contents: 10)

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?
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Charles Sultan
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Dick Beck ?
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?
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?

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romance
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Page one of comic book story used as an illustration for Foreword.

My Wrong Boyfriend (Table of Contents: 11)

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?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
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Dick Beck ?
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?
Letters
?

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romance
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Page one of comic book story used as an illustration for Foreword.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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?
Pencils
Leon Winik ?
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Ray Osrin ?
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?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
... and just what must I do to get those?
Genre
romance
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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Pencils
Al Avison
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?
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?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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Pencils
Art Cappello
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Art Cappello
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?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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?
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?
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Per haps the war embittered Tom like this ...
Genre
romance
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
romance
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[Gina's boss is nervous over her mini?] (Table of Contents: 17)

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Script
?
Pencils
Sal Gentile
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Sal Gentile
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?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let ... me ... out! He's calling me ... can't you hear him?
Genre
romance
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I Fell for a Commie (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Dick Beck ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Gladys Lynn; Mr. Phelps; Mrs. Potter; Ruth; Sam White; Tom Brenner
Reprints
Keywords
Communist; F.B.I.

Love (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Norman Nodel ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-609
Genre
romance
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Love of a Lunatic! (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Hughes (original editor)

Genre
romance
Reprints

The Taming Of The Brute (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill
Pencils
Vince Colletta studio
Inks
Vince Colletta studio
Colors
?
Letters
typeset [as A. Machine]

Job Number
B-642
Genre
romance
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Love in High Style (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Tewks] (signed)
Inks
? [as Tewks] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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You Also Snore, Darling! (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Jose-Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed) [as Logar]
Inks
Jose-Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed) [as Logar]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1078
Genre
romance
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About Face (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy
Inks
Bernard Sachs ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R-667
Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Advice.

Yes, I Was An Escort Girl (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Cappello (signed)
Inks
Art Cappello (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Vivian; Jerry (Vivian's date, a detective); Olga (death); Mike (villain, Vivian's boss)
Synopsis
Vivian, unable to pin down a modeling job, is hired as an escort girl. When she meets the man of her dreams named Jerry, who wants to marry her, trouble breaks out when her boss, who is also interested in her "charms", breaks up the romance so he can take center stage. Unfortunately for Mike, a jealous woman decides to kill him, but dies in the struggle over a gun, and all is over-heard by Jerry and the authorities, who are trying to close down Mike's illicit operation.
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Too Fat for Love (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
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?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Mona Cacchio; Tony Cleaver; Mrs. Cacchio; J.C. Cacchio; Gene Gibbs; Joan; Betty; Tommy; Miss Wells; Dr. Rose
Synopsis
Mona is bullied in high school because she’s overweight. Only Tony stands up for her, but she rejects his friendship, believing he just feels sorry for her. As an adult, Mona learns she has a glandular condition and may be fat forever. Gene, who works in her father’s candy factory, courts Mona, but she learns her father promised him a partnership if he marries her. Mona locks herself in her room, depressed. Tony insists he loves her and she agrees to marry him, then discovers she’s also lost a lot of weight during her depression-induced isolation.
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Goodbye to Illusion (Table of Contents: 28)

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Script
May Richstone
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? (Illustration)
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? (Illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Poem.

Slave to Despair (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
George Evans
Inks
George Evans ?; Reed Crandall ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Picture Biography of Ronald Reagan (Table of Contents: 30)

Dream Beau of the Month / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre
biography
Characters
Ronald Reagan
Reprints
Keywords
celebrity

Bosco Plays Matchmaker! (Table of Contents: 31)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
George Klein
Inks
George Klein
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?
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?

Genre
romance
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Mini Must Go! (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-2744
Genre
romance
Characters
Dan Childers; Gina Tait; Jeff Brown; Anne; Muriel; Chuck; Miss Weston
Reprints

Beautiful One! (Table of Contents: 33)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eugene Hughes ?; S. Finocchiaro ?
Inks
Eugene Hughes ?: S. Finocchiaro ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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There's No Romance in Rock and Roll! (Table of Contents: 34)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
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?

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romance
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Weep, Clown, Weep! (Table of Contents: 35)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Marc Swayze
Inks
Marc Swayze
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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You're Fired, Darling! (Table of Contents: 36)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ernesto R. Garcia (signed)
Inks
Ernesto R. Garcia (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1221
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Doris Bassett is the office manager where Mike Cullen works. Doris loves Mike, but he is a poor fit in the job and she has to fire him. Mike takes it badly, but Doris works behind the scenes to get Mike a job working with his uncle. Mike discovers Doris' role in getting his new job and she asks his forgiveness for interfering. Mike kisses her, then bends her over his knee and playfully whacks her on the bottom to show her what will happen the next time she tries to wear the pants in their family. He insists on an early wedding which is exactly what Doris wanted.
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Two Wayward Girls! (Table of Contents: 37)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Louis Zansky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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Love, Honor and Swing, Baby! (Table of Contents: 38)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Norman Nodel
Inks
Tony Tallarico ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-144
Genre
romance
Reprints

Gangster's Girl! (Table of Contents: 39)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime; romance
Characters
Ann Paris; Joe Malone; Phil Creadon
Synopsis
Gangster Joe sends his girlfriend Ann to renew her friendship with honest politician Phil. They fall in love. When Phil loses an election to Joe’s crooked candidate, he says at least he has Ann. However, Ann returns to Joe, who can provide her with the material things—like a mink coat—that she covets.
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Bottled Heartache (Table of Contents: 40)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Reproduced from original art.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Colors
?

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from story "Love of a Lunatic!"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vince Colletta ?
Inks
Vince Colletta ?
Colors
?

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from story "The Taming of the Brute".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Zansky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come along with me, Carole, and I'll show you how to bleed these suckers white!
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

On endpapers. Enlarged detail from story "Two Wayward Girls!"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Let ... me ... out! He's calling me ... can't you hear him?"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["What's the matter, Janie ..."]
  4. 3. ["That's why Tom left me!"]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Introdu[ction]
  8. 7. Foreword
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. I Fell for a Commie
  12. 11. My Wrong Boyfriend
  13. 12. ["... and just what must I do to get those?"]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
  16. 15. ["Per haps the war embittered Tom like this ..."]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. [Gina's boss is nervous over her mini?]
  19. 18. ["Let ... me ... out! He's calling me ... can't you hear him?"]
  20. 19. I Fell for a Commie
  21. 20. Love
  22. 21. Love of a Lunatic!
  23. 22. The Taming Of The Brute
  24. 23. Love in High Style
  25. 24. You Also Snore, Darling!
  26. 25. About Face
  27. 26. Yes, I Was An Escort Girl
  28. 27. Too Fat for Love
  29. 28. Goodbye to Illusion
  30. 29. Slave to Despair
  31. 30. Picture Biography of Ronald Reagan
    Dream Beau of the Month
  32. 31. Bosco Plays Matchmaker!
  33. 32. Mini Must Go!
  34. 33. Beautiful One!
  35. 34. There's No Romance in Rock and Roll!
  36. 35. Weep, Clown, Weep!
  37. 36. You're Fired, Darling!
  38. 37. Two Wayward Girls!
  39. 38. Love, Honor and Swing, Baby!
  40. 39. Gangster's Girl!
  41. 40. Bottled Heartache
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
  44. 43. ["Come along with me, Carole, and I'll show you how to bleed these suckers white!"]
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
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