(March 1966)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
On-sale Date
1966-01-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Arleigh Publishing Corporation
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Miller

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Reach for Happiness / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hands off, Karen!
Genre
romance
Characters
Karen Summers; Rita Phillips; Dr. Greg Marsh
Reprints

If You Ever Leave Me Again! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy ?
Inks
Art Peddy ?
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How can a girl live under the never-ending fear that the one she loves will leave her again? How long can she go on, making half-meant, half-completed threats, like...
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Paula's boyfriend Brad claims to love only her, but he often pays a lot of attention to other girls and ignores Paula.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer credited Don Heck as possible penciller but Nick Caputo sees no sign of his input.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1965
No circulation information given.
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Estate of Harry Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S. U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Ave, New York, N.Y., 10022
Revised statement including circulation numbers appears in the July issue (#113).

My One and Only Love (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy ?
Inks
John Celardo ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The decision was mine to make... I could be a glittering star in the Broadway galaxy, or I could be Hal's wife. But how could I relinquish the dream of a lifetime?
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Aspiring actress Kit falls in love with her director, Hal, but when he asks her to marry him he insists that she give up her career.
Reprints

The Invisible Handicap! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
The class gets a lesson on not making fun of those who are different.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Ann Martin]
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky (logo illustration)
Inks
Bernard Sachs ? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

advice column

Episode 1 (Table of Contents: 6)

Reach for Happiness! / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You made your choice years ago! Now that you've lost your man--don't come here trying to steal mine!
Genre
romance
Characters
Karen Summers; Lila Smathers; Roger Smathers; Peggy Wilder; Dr. Greg Marsh; Rita Phillips; Frankie Summers (flashback)
Synopsis
Karen returns to her hometown after her husband Frankie, a Hollywood star, dies in a car accident. Her sister Peggy blames her for the death of their mother, and though her former fiancee Greg is now involved with Rita, he still seems to have feelings for Karen.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

script credit suggested by the Who's Who of American Comic Books

Revealed! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Hands off, Karen!"]
    Reach for Happiness
  2. 1. If You Ever Leave Me Again!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. My One and Only Love
  5. 4. The Invisible Handicap!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love
  7. 6. Episode 1
    Reach for Happiness!
  8. 7. Revealed!
    Reach for Happiness
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