(June 1951)

Lev Gleason, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Lev Gleason Publications, Inc.
Brand
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing
Charles Biro; Bob Wood

Love Is Where You Are (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (painted, signed)
Inks
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (painted, signed)
Colors
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fuje] (painted, signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Although the cover title is the same as the title of a story inside this issue, there is no real connection between them. In fact, the cover depicts a sailor while the story is about a girl dating a soldier.

Every Girl Has Her Day (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Kida [as KID] (signed)
Inks
Fred Kida [as KID] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Connie Fielding; Eve; Gil Morgan; Mr. Fielding; Mrs. Fielding
Synopsis
Department store clerk Connie dates fellow employee Gil, but he and her best friend Eve don’t get along. Connie wonders if their antagonism masks attraction and sets them up on a date; Eve falls for Gil. Connie arranges for all three of them to spend time together so she can prove she’s the better match. Gil proposes to her, saying he loved Connie from the first.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Love Customs / text article / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Claude Moore [as C. H. Moore] (credited)
Pencils
Claude Moore [as C. H. Moore] (credited)
Inks
Claude Moore [as C. H. Moore] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A love story about George Washington
Genre
romance; non-fiction
Characters
Anna Held; Beau Brummell; George Washington; Sarah Casey

Don't Take Me for Granted (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Rockwell
Inks
Dick Rockwell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Amy Wells; Carl Peters; Claire; Mrs. Peters; Mrs. Wells; Woody; Tuck (a dog)
Synopsis
High school students Carl and Amy date regularly but also argue frequently. When Amy agrees to go to a dance with Woody because Carl took her for granted, they break up. Amy gives Carl the dog they owned together, Tuck. She falls ill with pneumonia. When Amy recovers, Carl visits and admits Tuck died. Carl and Amy reconcile.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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

How Did He Propose? / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruth Atkinson ?
Inks
Ruth Atkinson ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...Well, I'm not going to take it any more!
Genre
non-fiction; romance
Characters
Jerry
Synopsis
Jerry and his girlfriend break up. She gets a package in the mail from him, but sends it back, unopened. When it is delivered to her again, she opens it: it’s a recording in which Jerry asks her to marry him.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Although readers are urged to send in their personal "proposal" stories to the publisher, this feature does not have any source attribution so the "non-fiction" status is questionable.

Do's and Dont's of Blind Dating (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Walton (signed)
Inks
Bill Walton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; non-fiction

Love Is Where You Are (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Borth [as FB] (signed)
Inks
Frank Borth [as FB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Bert Graham; Charlie Joyce; Edith Baker; Irene Joyce; Jeff Douglas; Mr. Joyce; Mr. Orsont; Mrs. Baker
Synopsis
Jeff won’t ask Edith to marry him because he’s just been drafted. She says then she’ll be free to date other men while he's away, and he agrees. Edith meets many young men at the photo studio where she works as a receptionist, but turns them all down. Jeff writes and says he’s dating other women, making Edith jealous. She goes out with Charlie, an Army friend of Jeff’s. He tells her that Jeff’s letters are false: all of the girls he describes are actually women Charlie dated. When Jeff comes home on leave, he and Edith admit they love each other and decide to wed.

How "Mini-Gym" Soon has 'Mousey' Twins Making Like Lions (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Mini-Gym Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Love Clinic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Eloise Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Robert Martinott
Inks
Robert Martinott
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My boy friend, Jim, is in the Army
Genre
non-fiction; romance
Characters
Eloise Taylor; Eleanor R.
Synopsis
Eloise Taylor gives Eleanor advice about how to handle life while her boyfriend is doing his military service.

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Love Problems / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Eloise Taylor (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance; non-fiction
Characters
Eloise Taylor
Keywords
advice column

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Desperate, Nick, R.L., Eleanor, Heartbroken and A.S.

...Then a Boy Came Along... (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Briefer (credited)
Inks
Dick Briefer (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Bob; Flora; Joyce; Ruth; Ted; Wayne
Synopsis
Joyce’s two long-time, platonic friends, Ted and Bob, say it’s time that she chooses which one will be her boyfriend. She dates them separately but can’t decide, so they both drop her. Joyce dates Wayne and falls in love with him.

Romulus and Remus (Table of Contents: 11)

Stamp Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sidney M. Elias (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Love Is Where You Are
  2. 1. Every Girl Has Her Day
  3. 2. ["A love story about George Washington"]
    Love Customs
  4. 3. Don't Take Me for Granted
  5. 4. ["...Well, I'm not going to take it any more!"]
    How Did He Propose?
  6. 5. Do's and Dont's of Blind Dating
  7. 6. Love Is Where You Are
  8. 7. How "Mini-Gym" Soon has 'Mousey' Twins Making Like Lions
    Mini-Gym Corp.
  9. 8. ["My boy friend, Jim, is in the Army"]
    The Love Clinic
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Love Problems
  11. 10. ...Then a Boy Came Along...
  12. 11. Romulus and Remus
    Stamp Page
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