(February 1953)

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 Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at https://comicbookplus.com/

The Gulf Between Us! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
romance

The Gulf Between Us (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Babs Martin; Mom Martin; Dad Martin; Dr. Barnes; Lila Lewis; Dave Farnum; Jim Conway
Synopsis
Babs works in a department store to help support her family. Dave, son of the store owner, gets her a job as a model on Lila’s television show. Babs falls for Dave but thinks he loves Lila. Dave discovers he prefers Babs and they will be wed.

You Never Know (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

The Face of Love (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Dr. Monroe Harkness; Harriet Whyte
Synopsis
Harriet, who “was always called funny-face and double-ugly” as a child, has plastic surgery to make her beautiful, although Dr. Harkness warns her she’ll still be the same person inside. Now beautiful, Harriet realizes she is “inexperienced, unpolished, tense” when dealing with male suitors. She returns to Dr. Harkness for advice and they eventually fall in love.

Bring Back My Bonnie to Me (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
A young woman loses her dog and falls in love with the man who returns it.

Do You Dream Your Love Away? (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Grace; Jim
Synopsis
“Many a girl who dreams of love threatens her own chance for romance by dreaming--TOO MUCH!” Grace likes Jim but thinks he's too ordinary and dreams of the perfect man. She's surprised when Jim gets engaged to someone else and she's left alone.

Childhood Sweetheart (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Feudin' Hearts (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Lucy; Tommy; Dan Brewster; Bob; Frank; Dad; Sandra Kingsley; Mr. Kingsley
Synopsis
Lucy’s fiery temper causes her to lose boyfriends, but her beauty attracts new ones. She falls in love with charter fisherman Dan, but becomes jealous and feuds with him. However, when his boat is damaged as a result of one of her tantrums, Lucy lets him use her boat in the annual tuna derby and they reconcile.

Nobody Loves a Tomboy (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Peggy Beecher; Tom Clayton; Rosemary Martin; Mr. Beecher; Billy; Larry Darcy
Synopsis
Peggy grew up as a tomboy and is an expert skier. She falls in love with fellow ski instructor Tom, but he only has eyes for model Rosemary. Rosemary’s escort Larry and Peggy make a deal: she’ll teach him to ski and he’ll give her a fashion makeover to impress Rosemary and Tom, respectively. Their scheme works but Peggy and Larry realize they love each other now.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Gulf Between Us!
  2. 1. The Gulf Between Us
  3. 2. You Never Know
  4. 3. The Face of Love
  5. 4. Bring Back My Bonnie to Me
  6. 5. Do You Dream Your Love Away?
  7. 6. Childhood Sweetheart
  8. 7. Feudin' Hearts
  9. 8. Nobody Loves a Tomboy
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