Young Romance #v10#2 (86)
(February-March 1957)

Prize, 1947 Series
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Volume
10
Price
[0.10 USD]
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Feature Publications, Inc.
Brand
Prize Group
Editing
Joe Simon
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.; Later Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Interior sequences added by Ger Apeldoorn via the GCD Error Tracker.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon ?
Inks
Joe Simon ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Possible Simon pencils per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Jack Kirby.

His Heart Was Blind! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ann Brewster ?
Inks
Ann Brewster ?
Colors
?
Letters
John Duffy ?

Genre
romance
Characters
Jill; Jeff; Bea
Synopsis
Jill has had a crush on Jeff since childhood, but he’s captivated by “that vixen” Bea, who cheats on him with other men. The three of them are stranded on the road in a snowstorm, and discover a school bus full of children nearby. Jill and Jeff help rescue the children while Bea stays safe and warm in a farmhouse. Afterwards, Jeff rejects the selfish and vain Bea and realizes Jill is the woman for him.

Problems (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Nancy Hale]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Was I to Be Hurt a Second Time? (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Howard Watkins; Dolly; Tony; Alice; the other Mrs. Howard Watkins; the other Howard Watkins; Mr. Watkins; Mrs. Watkins
Synopsis
Alice discovers her fiancé Tony and best friend Dolly are in love. She meets Howard and they have fun, but fears getting hurt again. She decides to meet Howard’s parents on her own, but gets the wrong Watkins family and mistakenly thinks he’s already married. Howard introduces her to his real parents and everything is resolved happily.

I Took the Easy Way Out! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Nora; Gil; Fran Smathers; Mr. Allis; Jean Morton
Synopsis
Nora dates co-worker Gil, but when Fran starts to work there, Gil turns his attentions to her. Nora discovers $500 missing and assumes Gil stole it but that she’ll be blamed. She flees to another town and is hit by a car. Nora claims amnesia to avoid being located by the police. She gets a job with Mr. Allis but is later accused of stealing money by office manager Jean, who knows of Nora’s past. Nora is cleared of the second robbery and returns to face the original charges. Gil says he only dated Fran to keep an eye on her: she stole the $500. Gil and Nora are reunited.

Temperament (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Charmaigne]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reject (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

Genre
romance
Characters
Nancy; Freddy Michaels; Casper Finch; Leonard Foster; Hammond "Ham" Bowers
Synopsis
Nancy is dumped by “college hero” Len and gets a reputation as a “reject.” Only her friend Ham knows that Len proposed to her and she turned him down, so Len pretended he’d broken up with her. Ham and Nancy clinch.

Indexer Notes

Bottom half of last page is an advertisement.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. His Heart Was Blind!
  3. 2. Problems
  4. 3. Was I to Be Hurt a Second Time?
  5. 4. I Took the Easy Way Out!
  6. 5. Temperament
  7. 6. Reject
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • David Wilt
  • Nick Caputo
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Axel Kahlstorff
  • Christopher Fama
  • Jim Walls
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mickey Coalwell