(June 1953)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ace Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
Ace
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
romance

No Right to His Kisses (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Fix
Inks
Bill Fix
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Les Cummings; Peg "Duchess" O'Dare; Deke Dawsey; Cliff; Capri Burke; Mrs. Meade
Synopsis
Peg is a singer at a New Orleans club, but her persistent ex-boyfriend Deke hampers her career and her budding romance with newspaper columnist Les. Deke says Les is going to marry Capri, and a depressed Peg loses her job. Les shows up and says he loves Peg—also, Capri married someone else, so everything is alright.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Because I Was Lonely (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lin Streeter
Inks
Lin Streeter
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Morton Walker; Duane Benton; Janese March
Synopsis
Jan dates Mort, a friend from her hometown who is also now living in the big city. Mort spends money freely, claiming he wins bets because he knows “inside” guys. They break up and Jan falls in love with Duane, an assistant district attorney. Mort is sent to prison for embezzlement and asks Jan to visit him as a friend. She hides this from Duane. Mort escapes and is arrested at Jan’s apartment. Duane vouches for her innocence.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

The Love That Didn't Die (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ann Brewster
Inks
Ann Brewster
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Peter Morgan; Harris Young; Lisetta Thompson; Iris Bremer
Synopsis
Lisetta is engaged to marry her middle-aged boss Harris but is shocked when her ex-husband Peter reappears after four years. They were married as teens and divorced after three years of marriage. Peter is now engaged to model Iris, but wants to remarry Lisetta. Lisetta realizes she still loves him. Harris says he cares for Lisetta like a daughter, and relinquishes her to Peter.
Keywords
divorce

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

This Way to Beauty! (Table of Contents: 4)

Help Yourself to Allure / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Girls Envied Me (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Valerie Barclay
Inks
Valerie Barclay
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Barbette "Barby" Wilkins; Tevis Murdock; Miller Ordway; Connie Ordway; Mae; Jared
Synopsis
Barby’s boss Ordway considers her the perfect secretary but new employee Tevis finds her “insufferable” in her “perfection.” He also suspects she’s trying to steal Ordway from his wife, Tevis’s sister. However, they fall in love and get engaged. Barby introduces him to her working-class sister Mae and Mae’s husband Jared, Barby’s ex-fiancé, but in such a way as to humiliate them. Tevis breaks up with her. When Mae falls ill, Barby nurses her and runs the household until she recovers. Tevis returns and they are reunited.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. No Right to His Kisses
  3. 2. Because I Was Lonely
  4. 3. The Love That Didn't Die
  5. 4. This Way to Beauty!
    Help Yourself to Allure
  6. 5. Girls Envied Me
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