(December 1969-January 1970)

DC, 1963 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1969-10-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Joe Orlando

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Next Door to Love! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
J-233
Genre
romance

Next Door to Love [Part One] (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano [as Ric Dano]
Colors
?
Letters
John Duffy

Job Number
J-182
First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's forgetting himself! He's forgotten we aren't married yet! He's going to break all the rules in front of everyone!
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Amy hears nothing but bad things about men from her mother, which makes her afraid to trust that Larry, who lives next door, is really interested in her.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; bouquet; bride; movie theater; surfing; wedding

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Robin Snyder's History of the Comics V4 #7. Story continued in the next issue.

Blind Love! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
John Rosenberger
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You think you can run away from it-- but your shame will follow you wherever you go!
Genre
romance
Characters
Jean; Walt; Don
Synopsis
It was understood in the small town that Jean lived in that she would end up getting married to Walt. She believed she loved him, but when she meets a stranger passing through town on his way to New York, she realized her relationship with Walt was more of a habit than love.
Reprints
Keywords
movie theater

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Uptight / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff ?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-416
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom, I'm breaking my date with Alan tonight.
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Abel's angular inks made the previous indexer feel that Ric Estrada was the penciler.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Laura Penn... Your Romance Reporter / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Laura Penn]
Pencils
John Romita (illustration)
Inks
John Romita (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-362

Indexer Notes

Miller's last Laura Penn column. Next issue is by Carol Fein. Artwork is reprinted from earlier column.

My Father, My Love (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Ric Estrada
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza ?

Job Number
J-429
First Line of Dialogue or Text
You've played games long enough! Now choose, baby-- between your father-- and me!
Genre
romance
Characters
Steve Rockland; Meg Rockland; Scott Rawson; Archie Jones
Synopsis
Meg can't find a guy who measures up to her image of her late father.
Reprints
Keywords
casket; film projector; funeral; sea wall; snow skiing
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Next Door to Love!
  2. 1. Next Door to Love [Part One]
  3. 2. Blind Love!
  4. 3. ["Mom, I'm breaking my date with Alan tonight."]
    Uptight
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Laura Penn... Your Romance Reporter
  6. 5. My Father, My Love
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