(December 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://digitalcomicmuseum.com

The Man Who Knew Women! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Bald
Inks
Ken Bald
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Chuck Benedict; Fern Graves

Indexer Notes

Art credit from JVJ index card attached to online scanned version at: http://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=67260

The Man Who Knew Women! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Shelly Moldoff (signed)
Inks
Shelly Moldoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Chuck Benedict; Fern Graves; Marsh; Susie; Debbie; Molly
Synopsis
Chuck romances and discards women frequently. He boasts that he’ll never marry anyone who doesn’t have “looks, brains,” and money. He agrees date Fern, the cousin of his roommate’s girlfriend, because she’s from a small town and doesn’t know anyone in the big city. Chuck falls for Fern then discovers she’s an actress hired to teach him a lesson about respecting women. He’s upset, but Fern apologizes and confesses that she really loves him, too.

Inter-Office Memo! (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

When Dreams Come True (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Landau [as Kenneth Landau] (signed)
Inks
Ken Landau [as Kenneth Landau] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Cindy Jones; Carole Jones; Judith Hones; Mrs. Kelly; Clark Phillips
Synopsis
Cindy is exploited as an unpaid housekeeper by her two older sisters. Her friend Mrs. Kelly, a housekeeper for a wealthy couple, gives Cindy an invitation to the Press Photographer’s Ball and has her absent employer’s chauffeur drive her to the event. Cindy is warned she must leave the ball no later than midnight to return the clothes she’s borrowed before the owners get home. Cindy meets film executive Clark at the ball but gives him a false name and runs away at midnight. He tracks her down and proposes marriage: she accepts.

Kindness Can Work Wonders! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Charles Nicholas
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Marie; Ken; Miss Rollins; Jean
Synopsis
Marie dates Ken but her rudeness to others causes him to choose to wed her “kind” officemate Jean instead.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Gold-Digger! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Riss
Inks
Pete Riss
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Ruby Fain; Roger Stoneham; Mrs. Dorset; Jim Marlowe; Miriam Campbell
Synopsis
Dancer Ruby inherits a house from her uncle in Indiana. She decides to marry wealthy local Jim even though he’s already engaged to Miriam. Ruby vamps Jim and he breaks up with Miriam. Shortly before the wedding, Ruby learns Jim’s family has lost their fortune. Even though she realizes she really loves him, Ruby breaks up with Jim and arranges for him to reconcile with Miriam.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Two Weeks with Love! (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Fear for My Love (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Laura Conerly; Pete; John Conerly; Mrs. Conerly; Warren; Danny Wilson
Synopsis
Laura’s father, a policeman, is killed in the line of duty. When she grows up, Laura falls in love with Pete but he joins the police force and she says “I’ll never marry you as long as you wear that uniform!” Even though she loves Pete, Laura decides to marry Warren. When a young boy climbs an electric tower, Laura watches as Pete risks his life to rescue him. She realizes Pete is “all man!” and “a woman shouldn’t try to change a man’s ideals! If she loves him, she’ll take him as he is!” Laura and Pete will wed.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Knew Women!
  2. 1. The Man Who Knew Women!
  3. 2. Inter-Office Memo!
  4. 3. When Dreams Come True
  5. 4. Kindness Can Work Wonders!
  6. 5. Gold-Digger!
  7. 6. Two Weeks with Love!
  8. 7. Fear for My Love
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