(January 1953)

Quality Comics, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly except May and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
A Quality Romance Publication
Editing
Alfred Grenet; Richard Arnold (associate); Everett M. Arnold (general manager)

Issue Notes

Copyright 1952 by Comic Magazines.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
romance

Kisses for Cash (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Arda Hale; Don Casey; Mrs. Orson; Mitzy; Steve Kinney
Synopsis
Penniless Arda participates in a radio quiz show that will award her cash for making the acquaintance of a stranger in the park. She’ll get more money if a romance develops. The “stranger” is Steve. Arda and Steve date and he later confesses he’s fallen in love with her. Arda fears Steve will think she’s just stringing him along so she can earn the prize money. Steve finally reveals he’s the writer for the radio show and arranged the stunt so Arda would fall in love with him.
Reprints

Homeless Heart (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
W. G. Hargis
Inks
W. G. Hargis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Andre; Jane Wales [also as Jane White]; Nedra Wales; Raoul Crais
Synopsis
Jane is disgusted by the men around her mother, famous writer Nedra Wales, because they all want Jane’s assistance in promoting their own writing. Raoul mistakes Jane for Nedra’s secretary and she doesn’t correct him. They fall in love, then Raoul admits he knows Jane’s true identity and she dumps him. Jane takes up with Andre on the rebound, but Nedra points out that Andre is trying to take advantage of her to advance his own literary career. Raoul, on the other hand, loved Jane for herself. Jane and Raoul get back together.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. (April 2011).

My Youthful Fling (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Bruce Rowland; Dale Jackson; Edna Ford; Laura Jackson; Mrs. Ford
Synopsis
Edna falls in love with Dale, then meets Bruce, an older man who knows her mother. Edna decides she prefers the more sophisticated Bruce, only to learn Bruce and her mother are engaged to marry. Realizing she just had an foolish crush on the older man, Edna goes back to Dale.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. (April 2011).

Bright Future (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Detective Conrad; Don Walker; Jay Watts; Kathy Morris

The Other Man (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
romance
Characters
Aunt Sarah; Carrie Dobson; Dr. Gary Rountree; Jane; Mike Tracy; Uncle Ralph
Synopsis
Carrie, suffering from “spells of depression,” visits her uncle Ralph’s ranch in Montana. Local Dr. Gary Rountree says her depression might be simply boredom, and they begin to keep company, eventually falling in love. Carrie has her doubts about the relationship when she meets and kisses rancher Mike (who’s engaged to her cousin Jane), but when she is reunited with Gary she knows he’s the one she truly loves.

Indexer Notes

Inker identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. (April 2011).

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Kisses for Cash
  3. 2. Homeless Heart
  4. 3. My Youthful Fling
  5. 4. Bright Future
  6. 5. The Other Man
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