(July 1954)

Quality Comics, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale Date
1954-03-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
A Quality Romance Publication
Editing
Alfred Grenet; Richard Arnold (associate); Everett M. Arnold (general manager)

Issue Notes

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1954, page 68, registration number B468200.
Copyright 1954 by Comic Magazines.

Men Were Taboo (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Aunt Vera (blonde); Marilyn (brunette); Andy Burke

Can You Draw My Dress? (Table of Contents: 1)

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset
Editing
? (ad agency)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover mail order ad with a contest for a $295 art scholarship from Art Instruction, Inc., Studio 4954, 500 S. 4th St., Minneapolis 15, Minnesota.

Nobody Wanted Me (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; teen
Characters
Ann Garver; Gary James; Ann's parents; Jean Brett; Jack Evans; Bud; Freddie
Synopsis
A beautiful girl is unable to find happiness as boys are afraid to date her.

Men Were Taboo (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Marilyn; Aunt Vera; Andy Burke; Dr. M.J. Carlton
Synopsis
Aunt Vera wants Marilyn to choose a career instead of a husband.
Keywords
dress shop

Indexer Notes

While this is the cover featured story, the characters in the story are drawn completely different than those on the cover.

I Fell For a Fool (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Marge Andrews; Jane Wilks; Harry Hanson; Alice; Eddie; Johnny
Synopsis
Harry embarrasses Marge by always playing the clown at social gatherings.

Fat Legs! (Table of Contents: 5)

Modern Methods / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
? (ad agency)

Indexer Notes

Mail order ad for a health course about slenderizing legs from Modern Methods, Dept. FL-64B7K, 296 Broadway, New York 7, New York.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Advice on Love Problems / letters page / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Marilyn Minton (credited)
Colors
? (logo)
Letters
? (title); typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I know you have helped lots of people

Indexer Notes

Letters asking advice from Theresa M., Utica, New York; Margaret C., Lancaster, Pennsylvania; and M.D.S., Laredo, Texas.

[Look for This Seal on the Cover] (Table of Contents: 7)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo ad for Quality romance comics, listing the titles: Love Confessions, G.I. Sweethearts, Love Secrets, Heart Throbs, Wedding Bells, Love Letters, Brides Romances and True War Romances.

Fine Clothes Can't Win Love (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; teen
Characters
Ruth; Bob Aberle; Anne; Ruth's mother; Ginny; Lois
Synopsis
Ruth is afraid to go on dates because her folks are poor and can't afford to buy new clothes.
Keywords
Lindley High School

[Abdo-Slim] (Table of Contents: 9)

Ward Green Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
? (ad agency)

Indexer Notes

Mail order ad for a women's girdle from Ward Green Company, Dept. B407, 113 West 57th Street, New York 19, New York.

New Magic Action Doll (Table of Contents: 10)

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset
Editing
? (ad agency)

Indexer Notes

Mail order ad for a doll with 15 dress outfits from Illinois Merchandise Mart, Dept. 2707, 1227 Loyola Avenue, Chicago 26, Illinois.

Don't Be Skinny (Table of Contents: 11)

Wate-On Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset
Editing
? (ad agency)

Characters
Jean

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover mail order ad for a weight gain product from Wate-On, Dept. 292, 230 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago 1, Illinois.

[Friends! Here's How To Get at Almost No Cost] (Table of Contents: 12)

Dean Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ruth Long
Pencils
? (illustration); ? (photographs)
Inks
? (illustration); ? (photographs)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset
Editing
? (ad agency)

Characters
Ruth Long (photograph)

Indexer Notes

Back cover mail order ad in which the respondent can receive a live miniature dog by handing out coupons for photo snap shot enlargements from Dean Studios, Dept. X-372, 211 West 7th Street, Des Moines 2, Iowa.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Men Were Taboo
  2. 1. Can You Draw My Dress?
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Nobody Wanted Me
  4. 3. Men Were Taboo
  5. 4. I Fell For a Fool
  6. 5. Fat Legs!
    Modern Methods
  7. 6. ["I know you have helped lots of people"]
    Advice on Love Problems
  8. 7. [Look for This Seal on the Cover]
  9. 8. Fine Clothes Can't Win Love
  10. 9. [Abdo-Slim]
    Ward Green Company
  11. 10. New Magic Action Doll
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  12. 11. Don't Be Skinny
    Wate-On Company
  13. 12. [Friends! Here's How To Get at Almost No Cost]
    Dean Studios
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