(October 1952)

American Comics Group, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Best Syndicated Features, Inc.
Brand
American Comics Group ACG
Editing
Richard E. Hughes
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come back, darling...for me!
Genre
military; romance

Kilroy is Here! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Love of a Librarian (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre
romance
Characters
Carol Long; Andrew Westcott; Victor Reed
Synopsis
Carol takes the job of librarian in the small town of Hollisville. She’s warned that her private life must be exemplary. Carol dates handsome Andrew and is also the object of the romantic advances of bank president and library board chairman Victor. Victor says Andrew is a drunkard and Carol must break up with him to save her job. Carol does, but also rejects Victor’s marriage proposal, so he sends two thugs to wreck the library. Andrew proves Victor is to blame. Andrew is not a drunk, he's a doctor testing a drug to cure alcoholism. Andrew and Carol reconcile.

Can You Say..."I'm Sorry"? (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Marilee; Marilee's mother
Synopsis
Marilee tells her mother she broke up with her boyfriend because he was complimenting another girl, even though she had just finished complimenting another boy. Marilee's mother advises her daughter to call her boyfriend and apologize.

Kissin' Kin (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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typeset

Genre
romance

Design for Heartbreak! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
romance
Characters
Carol Long; Mr. Forzon; Faith Rogers; Bill
Synopsis
Carol, a junior fashion designer, refuses to marry architect Bill until she proves she “can be equally successful at a job of my own,” believing he won’t respect her otherwise. Carol buys some dress designs from novice Faith, passing them off as her own work, and is promoted at work. Faith shows up later because she needs more money for her sick father, and Bill learns the truth. He breaks up with Carol. Carol sells her wedding trousseau and gives the money to Faith. When Bill finds out, he asks Carol to marry him and she agrees.
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Dream World (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
romance
Characters
Mimi Pasco; Craig Carson
Synopsis
Diner waitress Mimi splurges on a gown and enviously observes the fancy Moonlight Ball, only to be invited inside by Craig. Mimi lets Craig believe she’s a wealthy society girl. They fall in love, but when Mimi brings up marriage, Craig says he can’t marry her. She thinks he knows about her subterfuge and they break up. A year later, she goes back to the Moonlight Ball and is accosted by a masher, who is put in his place by a nearby cab driver. It’s Craig: he’s a poor working man just like Mimi. They are reunited.

Happily Ever After! (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
romance

Heart Specialist...Wanted! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
romance
Characters
Dr. Donald Grainge; Lisa
Synopsis
Nurse Lisa and Dr. Donald are in love, but his busy schedule gives them no time for marriage. Lisa finally makes an "emergency" call to bring Donald to her apartment. They get married the next morning.

Who's Number One in the Laugh Lineup? (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Come back, darling...for me!"]
  2. 1. Kilroy is Here!
  3. 2. Love of a Librarian
  4. 3. Can You Say..."I'm Sorry"?
  5. 4. Kissin' Kin
  6. 5. Design for Heartbreak!
  7. 6. Dream World
  8. 7. Happily Ever After!
  9. 8. Heart Specialist...Wanted!
  10. 9. Who's Number One in the Laugh Lineup?
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