(August 1949)

St. John, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
St. John Publishing Company
Editing
Marion McDermott
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US ?
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This is an oversize issue measuring 7.5" by 11".
It combines comic book and magazine features.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Shostal (photograph)
Inks
Shostal (photograph)
Colors
Shostal (photograph)

Reprints

Moonlight Escapade (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script
Dana Dutch
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with full-page black and white photograph and a small spot illo.

Never Gamble on a Lie (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dana Dutch
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with a full-page black and white photograph.

You're What the Boys Like (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fashion

Indexer Notes

Fashion page illustrated with black and white photographs and a background drawing.

Does Necking Increase a Girl's Popularity? (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
?
Letters
typeset; Warren Kremer

Indexer Notes

One full-page black and white illustration. The feature logo and the two faces are by Warren Kremer.

Hollywood Pin-Ups - Peter Lawford (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

4 black and white photographs.

They Called Me a Love Thief (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Lily Renee?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance

Pleasure Boat (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 4.66 pages (report information)

Script
Dana Dutch
Pencils
Ruth Atkinson?
Inks
Ruth Atkinson?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

3 color illustrations

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Mopsy / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gladys Parker?
Pencils
Gladys Parker?
Inks
Gladys Parker?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Beside the regular sales tax, there's an amusement tax on that model!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

3 single-panel gag cartoons

Phony Love Affair (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Montage of 4 illustrations on double-page title spread, plus one more illo on third page.

I Couldn't Give Up My Secret Love (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dana Dutch
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Reprints

I'll Not Date in August (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dana Dutch
Pencils
Lily Renee?
Inks
Lily Renee?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Black and white illo.

Short Cuts to Glamour (Table of Contents: 12)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fashion

Indexer Notes

Fashion advice, with 5 black and white spot illos.

Platter Chatter (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Brief record reviews, with black and white header illo.

Step Out, Please! (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pat (signed)
Inks
Pat (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

One black and white spot illo.

Movie Previews (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

2 black and white photographs.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Moonlight Escapade
  3. 2. Never Gamble on a Lie
  4. 3. You're What the Boys Like
  5. 4. Does Necking Increase a Girl's Popularity?
  6. 5. Hollywood Pin-Ups - Peter Lawford
  7. 6. They Called Me a Love Thief
  8. 7. Pleasure Boat
  9. 8. ["Beside the regular sales tax, there's an amusement tax on that model!"]
    Mopsy
  10. 9. Phony Love Affair
  11. 10. I Couldn't Give Up My Secret Love
  12. 11. I'll Not Date in August
  13. 12. Short Cuts to Glamour
  14. 13. Platter Chatter
  15. 14. Step Out, Please!
  16. 15. Movie Previews
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Michael Hoskin
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