(October-November 1951)

Ziff-Davis, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ziff-Davis Publishing Company
Brand
A Ziff-Davis Comic

Issue Notes

Indicia: CINDERELLA LOVE, Vol. 1, No. 4, OCTOBER-NOVEMBER, published quarterly, by Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 185 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago 1, Ill. William B. Ziff, Chairman of the Board; B. G. Davis, President; Vice Presidents--Michael H. Froelich, Director Eastern Division; H. J. Morganroth, Production Director; Lynn Phillips, Jr., Advertising Director; H. G. Strong, Circulation Director. A. T. Pullen, Secretary-Treasurer. Herman R. Bollin, Art Director. Executive and Editorial Office, 366 Madison Ave., New York 17, N. Y. Single copies 10c. Application for second class entry pending at Post Office, Chicago, Ill. Subscription rates: In the U. S., Canada, Mexico, South and Central America and U. S. Possessions, $1.20 for 12 issues; in all other countries, $2.20 for 12 issues. All communications about subscriptions should be addressed to the Circulation Department, 185 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago 1, Ill. The Publisher is not responsible for unsolicited manuscripts or art work. Manuscripts or art work accompanied by self-addressed, stamped envelopes will be returned. No similarity between any of the names, characters, persons and/or institutions appearing in this magazine and those of any living or dead person or institution is intended and any such similarity which may exist is purely coincidental. PRINTED IN U. S. A.

[Note: publication year, 1951, left off first line of indicia]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
?

Genre
romance

The Unexpected Legacy (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Amanda Marshall; Mrs. Dervis; Marcia; Ray Hammons
Synopsis
Amanda travels to New York for the reading of her uncle’s will. She clashes with her greedy relatives but falls in love with family friend Ray. Amanda learns she inherited only $5; she moves to California. Months later, Ray tracks her down and says he loves her. Also, the will was a forgery and Amanda is the heir to a fortune.

Indexer Notes

In a letter shown on page 2 (panel 1), Amanda's uncle's name is given as "Thurgood W. Marshall." However, in panel 3 on that page, Amanda refers to him as "Uncle Thurmond."

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Love on Trial! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Citron ?
Inks
Sam Citron ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Clarice Jones; Mrs. Van Tilden; Roger Van Tilden; Mrs. Martin; Countess DiFasso; Carlton Van Tilden
Synopsis
Clarice is hired as a maid in the wealthy Van Tilden house. She and Roger Van Tilden fall in love. His parents think she’s a gold-digger but Clarice proves she’s honest and will marry Roger.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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

Cindy / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Merrylen Townsend (signed "Merrylen")
Pencils
Merrylen Townsend (signed "Merrylen)
Inks
Merrylen Townsend (signed "Merrylen")
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I guess we're engaged --- I can't get it off!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Four panel gag strip presumably written and drawn by Merrylen Townsend.

Bottom half of page is advertisements.

Big Act (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Dream House (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alice Kirkpatrick
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Frank Norton; Nancy Robinson; Bertha; Duncan; Mr. Norton
Synopsis
Department store clerk Nancy has ambitions to create displays and promotions. She meets Frank, whom she thinks is another low-level store employee, and they work together on a successful “Dream House” store promotion. When Nancy learns Frank is the owner’s son, she thinks he’s been making fun of her and decides to quit and leave town. Frank apologizes and they reconcile.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The House on the Hill (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Bob Brewster; Cindy Brewster; Ann McCleary; Paula Ashley; Mrs. Hunter
Synopsis
Ann is hired as the governess for wealthy widower Bob’s daughter Cindy, over the objections of his fiancée Paula. Cindy and Bob both like Ann, but Paula remains hostile. One day Paula tries to spook Ann’s horse but it’s Cindy who’s slightly injured. Paula blames Ann but Cindy reveals the truth and Bob decides to marry Ann and make her Cindy’s new mother.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Unexpected Legacy
  3. 2. Love on Trial!
  4. 3. ["I guess we're engaged --- I can't get it off!"]
    Cindy
  5. 4. Big Act
  6. 5. Dream House
  7. 6. The House on the Hill
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