(August 1952)

Ziff-Davis, 1950 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Ziff-Davis Publishing Company
Brand:
A Ziff-Davis Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

My Shattered Dream (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alice Kirkpatrick
Inks:
Alice Kirkpatrick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Julie Andrews; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Chuck Williams; Mr. Williams
Synopsis:
Julie moves to the country when her parents buy a farm. She falls in love with neighbouring farmer Chuck, only to discover Chuck is actually the son of a wealthy landowner. Julie breaks up with him, but Chuck’s father apologises for his snobbish attitude and helps reunite the two young people.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

All That Glitters (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Anne Bennett; Bill Farrell; Mrs. Van Orth
Synopsis:
Anne borrows an emerald necklace from her wealthy employer Mrs. Van Orth and attends a dance. She meets Bill and they fall in love. While on a date, a robber confronts them and steals the necklace. Anne suspects Bill is part of the robbery scheme, but he denies it. Anne intends to denounce him to the police, but decides she believes Bill. They are reunited and will be married.

Never Too Late For Love (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

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

Love Laffs / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
This is the last time I offer to help with the dishes.
Genre:
humor; romance
Synopsis:
3 gag cartoons.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Plain Jane (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Beck ?
Inks:
Dick Beck ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Jane Singer; Mr. Singer; Stella Black; Eugene Black; Sunny; Aunt Molly; Slim Andrews
Synopsis:
Jane’s widowed father marries Stella and Jane now has a stepbrother, Eugene. After her father dies and leaves Jane $50,000, Eugene proposes marriage. But Jane discovers he’s only interested in her money, so she runs away to the city. She meets Slim and turns down his romantic overtures, but when Eugene and a detective show up and try to compel Jane to leave with them, Slim defends her. Jane and Slim will be wed.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Little Miss Nobody (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Norman Nodel ?
Inks:
Dick Beck ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Mary; Dennis Minter; Mabel White; Mr. Rocklyn; Sylvia Turner
Synopsis:
Department store employee Mary is attracted to Dennis, the owner’s son, but fellow worker Sylvia also wants him. When Dennis and Mary go out on a date, Sylvia tricks Mary into believing Dennis was using her as the “before” pictures for an ad campaign. Mary quits and moves home, but one day discovers she has been chosen as the central figure in the beauty ads. Dennis arrives and says Sylvia was behind the original scheme, which Dennis abandoned because he loved Mary. Mary and Dennis reconcile.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

It's A Gift (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Greene ?
Inks:
Sid Greene ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Advice on choosing gifts.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Little - But, Oh, My! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Greene ?
Inks:
Sid Greene ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Advice for petite women.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. My Shattered Dream
  3. 2. All That Glitters
  4. 3. Never Too Late For Love
  5. 4. ["This is the last time I offer to help with the dishes."]
    Love Laffs
  6. 5. ["Romantically inclined?"]
  7. 6. Plain Jane
  8. 7. Little Miss Nobody
  9. 8. It's A Gift
  10. 9. Little - But, Oh, My!
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