(November 1951)

Ace Magazines, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand:
Ace
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Glossy covers
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

This cover is a painting of Lauren Bacall during her years as a New York model

In Love With a Wolf (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Gloria Ware; Tony Parker; Dirk Barnes; Betty Ware
Synopsis:
Gloria asks her sister Betty to steal some of Gloria's old love letters from “wolf” Tom’s apartment, since Gloria loves Dirk now. Tom catches Betty but hands over the letters and kisses her. Gloria urges Betty to be nice to Tom and Betty falls in love with him. She then discovers “Tom” is actually Tony, Tom’s cousin, so Betty and Tony can be together without guilt.
Reprints:

Not Glamorous Enough (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Ruth; Owen Leonard; Gran; Mrs. Leonard; Dora Wentworth; Gary Stevens; Madame Fannette
Synopsis:
Ruth is dumped by her boyfriend Owen because she doesn’t dress stylishly. She makes friends with Gary, who decides to help Ruth get a makeover in New York. They then attend a party at Owen’s house and all of the male guests are attracted to Ruth. Owen wants to reconcile with Ruth but she tells him “we’re through.” Owen accuses Gary of paying for Ruth’s clothes, etc., but it was really her grandfather who sold some of his book collection to raise the cash. Gary and Ruth realise they love each other.

Afraid of Marriage (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Lynn Michaels; Stan Owens; Sam Martin; Bess Martin; Pedro di Franco
Synopsis:
Lynn dates Stan although he makes it clear from the start that “I’m interested in my [engineering] career, and it’s the kind that doesn’t fit in with marriage!” Lynn suggests that the “right kind of girl” could handle his globe-trotting lifestyle, but he thinks any woman would try to change him. Stan leaves, and Lynn has herself transferred to Trinidad where he’s working. Stan is upset when she arrives; Lynn is courted by Pedro. Stan admits he loves Lynn and was going to return to the USA to marry her anyway. They reconcile.

[Outdoor Beauty] (Table of Contents: 4)

Chats on Charm / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Her Heart's Dilemma (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Tina Baron; Trevor Drake; Bob Fallon; Mr. Genner
Synopsis:
Tina gets a job as a designer with a fashion house, where she has to fend off the advances of partner Trevor. Tina and Trevor’s partner Bob fall in love and when Trevor proposes to Tina, she worries that revealing her love for Bob will ruin Trevor and Bob’s friendship. She leaves town and takes a job elsewhere. Trevor tracks her down and says he won’t stand in the way of her romance with Bob.
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Indexer Notes

This is the only comic story in this issue with typeset lettering.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. In Love With a Wolf
  3. 2. Not Glamorous Enough
  4. 3. Afraid of Marriage
  5. 4. [Outdoor Beauty]
    Chats on Charm
  6. 5. Her Heart's Dilemma
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • David Wilt
  • Mitchell Maglio
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mickey Coalwell