(March 1952)

Quality Comics, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
A Quality Romance Publication
Editing
Alfred Grenet; Richard Arnold (associate); Everett M. Arnold (general manager)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright 1951 by Comic Magazines.


I Hated Men (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
? (photo of Jane Russell); ? (photo of Robert Mitchum)

The New Broadway Fashions (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Broadway Fashions / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

I Hated Men! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Linda Gray; Doug Randolph; Mrs. Gray; Mr. Randolph; Mrs. Randolph; Bill Parker
Synopsis
Bill is engaged to Linda but borrows $500 and leaves town with another woman. Linda vows never to trust a man again. She becomes friendly with her new boss Doug but rejects his marriage offer. Doug takes her home to meet his parents, who have been happily married for 30 years, and Linda decides to take a chance herself...with Doug.
Reprints

Mother's Boy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Cynthia Sloane; Larry Blake; Mrs. Blake
Synopsis
Cynthia dates Larry but soon realises she can’t compete with his widowed mother, who lives with and keeps house for him. Larry’s mother visits Cynthia and says she wouldn’t expect them to live with her if they got married, and she only wants Larry to be happy. Cynthia marries Larry and they have a good relationship with his mother, who now babysits their child.
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They Called Me a Poor Sport! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Gail Barclay; Randy Stevens; Vicky Gordon
Synopsis
Gail is a popular high school girl but her family moves to a new town and she knows no one. Her new neighbour Vicky invites her to a party, but Gail is uncomfortable with the smoking and drinking that goes on. Vicky says “guys don’t want old-fashioned gals these days!” However, Gail meets college football player Randy and he likes her because she’s a “little, homespun gal.” They fall in love.

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

Advice on Love Problems / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marilyn Minton (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Keywords
advice column

Indexer Notes

Marilyn Minton answers love letters from G.B., Marian L. and Alice D.

Blonde Heartbreaker (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Leila; Johnny Craft; Muriel Davies
Synopsis
Leila works in a factory to support her mother and brothers, but promises fellow worker and boyfriend Johnny that she’ll stop “running a greasy machine” when her brothers finish school and can contribute to the family budget. Johnny starts dating new nurse Muriel and Leila breaks up with him. However, when Leila collapses from exhaustion and Muriel refuses to help because she’s off-duty, Johnny realises Muriel is no good and that he loves Leila.
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You'll Play Piano the First Day (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Glen Page Piano Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Glamour Set (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Fenway Fashions, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gorgeous Dresses for You (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Harford Frocks, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Hated Men
  2. 1. The New Broadway Fashions
    Broadway Fashions
  3. 2. I Hated Men!
  4. 3. Mother's Boy
  5. 4. They Called Me a Poor Sport!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Advice on Love Problems
  7. 6. Blonde Heartbreaker
  8. 7. You'll Play Piano the First Day
    Glen Page Piano Studios
  9. 8. Glamour Set
    Fenway Fashions, Inc.
  10. 9. Gorgeous Dresses for You
    Harford Frocks, Inc.
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