(August 1949)

Quality Comics, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale Date
1949
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Harry Stein (credited) (editor); Busy Arnold (credited as Everett M. Arnold) (general manager)

Issue Notes

Copyright 1949 by Comic Magazines.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Ward
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Mona Barclay; Bill Stuart
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Illustrates the story "Spoiled Brat".

All-Around He-Man (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Spoiled Brat (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ward
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Mona Barclay; Bill Stuart; Mr. Barclay; Jill; Kenny; Captain Vickers
Synopsis
Spoiled and wealthy Mona goes on a Caribbean cruise on her father’s yacht. She is attracted to sailor Bill, but her imperious manner turns him off. The ship is caught in a hurricane, and as the other guests prepare to leave, Mona notices Bill has been injured. She stays to assist him. The storm passes and Bill and Mona declare their love for each other.
Reprints

Ringside Heartbreak (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; sports
Characters
Laura Huston; Kayo Corbin; Richard; Curly (villain); Roxy (villain)
Synopsis
Teacher Laura and boxer Kayo fall in love, but she won’t marry him unless he retires from prizefighting. He refuses. Laura learns Kayo’s manager is going to drug him during a title bout. Laura warns Kayo and he wins the fight. He tells Laura he’ll quit boxing after he defends his title one last time.
Keywords
boxing

Double Masquerade (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson (sourced)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (sourced)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson (sourced)

Genre
romance
Characters
Judy Larkin; Marty Eldridge; Lois; Bill Larkin; Mr. Larkin; Mrs. Larkin; Muttsy (a dog)
Synopsis
Stenographer Judy saves her money for a vacation at ritzy Lake Shore Manor, intending to catch a rich husband. She and Marty fall in love there, but she hides her true socio-economic status. When they return to Philadelphia they continue to date and Judy continues her scheme. She finally confesses the truth, and Marty admits he’s not rich either: he’s a struggling lawyer who was looking for a rich wife. They will be married.

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

Advice on Love Problems / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marilyn Minton (credited)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am in love with Bill, a young man who loves me more than any one (sic) in the world.
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Marilyn Minton answers letters from Beulah MacGregor, Diane Sloan, Sally Homberg, Joan Dickins, and Susan Cole.

Loveless (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Sibyl Drake; Buster Randolph [also as Buster Reade]; Jasper T. Randolph; Fran Forbes; Janie
Synopsis
Business executive Sibyl envies the women who work for her: they all have social lives and she doesn’t. Buster, a new male employee flirts with her, and she loosens up. They go on a date and fall in love. Buster introduces Sibyl to his father: the head of the company. Buster was learning the business, incognito. Buster and Sibyl will wed.

Jim Prentice It's a Fence Buster Electric Baseball (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Electric Baseball [Wonder Baseball / Jim Prentice] / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Ruining the Ransom Plan (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal [U. S. Royal; adventure comic ad] / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. All-Around He-Man
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Spoiled Brat
  4. 3. Ringside Heartbreak
  5. 4. Double Masquerade
  6. 5. ["I am in love with Bill, a young man who loves me more than any one (sic) in the world."]
    Advice on Love Problems
  7. 6. Loveless
  8. 7. Jim Prentice It's a Fence Buster Electric Baseball
    Electric Baseball [Wonder Baseball / Jim Prentice]
  9. 8. Ruining the Ransom Plan
    "U. S." Royal [U. S. Royal; adventure comic ad]
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