(January 1952)

Quality Comics, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1951
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
A Quality Romance Publication
Editing:
Alfred Grenet; Richard Arnold (associate); Everett M. Arnold (general manager)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver 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:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Characters:
? (photo of Jane Russell)

10th Anniversary Specials (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Clark Ring Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

He Called Me Money Mad (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ward
Inks:
Bill Ward
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Beth Marshall; Drake Withers; Julia; Tony Abbott; Debbie Withers
Synopsis:
Office worker Beth saves her money and takes a Caribbean cruise, hoping to find a wealthy husband. Ship’s purser Tony says “there’s a girl like you on every trip.” Beth makes friends with oilman Drake, who is “sort of useless” but rich. However, Drake is married; he and his wife “have an understanding about flings” and he won’t divorce her to marry Beth. Beth plans to commit suicide but Tony stops her: 4 years ago he was looking for a rich wife and failed. Now Tony and Beth will marry.
Reprints:
Keywords:
suicide

Indexer Notes

Art identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Too Much Temptation (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Dick Burton; Grant Lemle; Laurie Durand; Sunny Gordon; Dr. Du Mond
Synopsis:
Department store clerk Laurie is engaged to schoolteacher Dick but dreams of living a luxurious life. She dates customer Grant, who takes her to fancy restaurants, then is caught by Dick. Grant reconciles with an old girlfriend and Laurie is left alone. Dick writes a letter saying he still loves Laurie and now has a better job. Laurie and Dick reconcile.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

My Heart was Outranked (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Quinlan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
military; romance
Characters:
Anita Paley; Bill; Colonel McAndrews; Eddy Stewart; Melanie McAndrews; Pete
Synopsis:
Anita is engaged to soldier Eddy, and agrees to wait to marry until he finishes Officer Candidate School. When Eddy returns, he says their wedding will have to be postponed a little longer until he saves up some money: he refuses to let her keep her job at the camp PX to help out after they’re married. Anita discovers Eddy has changed since he’s an officer, and has been dating the colonel’s daughter. The colonel straightens them out: his daughter is already engaged, and Eddy needs to get with the program. Eddy apologises to Anita and they are reunited.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Camp Burrows; U.S. Army

Indexer Notes

Pencil identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Lucky Mistake (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Jack Woodley; Kitty; Vic

My Sister's Beau (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
Bill Ward
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Brett Rawlins; Gale Ashley; Ken; Patty Ashley
Synopsis:
16-year-old Patty is selfish and allows her older sister Gale to support her, without offering to help. When Gale begins dating Brett, Patty decides to steal him away. Brett says Patty needs to act her age and also needs to appreciate what Gale’s done for her. Patty changes her ways and Gale will marry Brett.
Reprints:
Keywords:
beauty pageant

Indexer Notes

Art identification provided by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Glamour Set (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Fenway Fashions, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Win His Love This Christmas! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Fenway Fashions, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New Shampoo Curls and Wave Hair (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Marlene's Hair Waving Cream Shampoo / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. 10th Anniversary Specials
    Clark Ring Co.
  3. 2. He Called Me Money Mad
  4. 3. Too Much Temptation
  5. 4. My Heart was Outranked
  6. 5. Lucky Mistake
  7. 6. My Sister's Beau
  8. 7. Glamour Set
    Fenway Fashions, Inc.
  9. 8. Win His Love This Christmas!
    Fenway Fashions, Inc.
  10. 9. New Shampoo Curls and Wave Hair
    Marlene's Hair Waving Cream Shampoo
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