(October 1952)

Lev Gleason, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Lev Gleason Publications, Inc.
Brand
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing
Charles Biro; Bob Wood

Issue Notes

Indicia: LOVERS’ LANE is published monthly by LEV GLEASON PUBLICATIONS, INC., 114 E. 32nd St., New York 16, N.Y. Abraham Schwartzman, Business Manager, E.A. Piller, Advertising Director. Editorial, advertising and business offices at 114 E. 32nd St., New York 16, N.Y. Reentered as second class matter February 1, 1951 in the post office of New York, N.Y., under the act of March 3, 1879. Additional entry at Meriden, Conn. Single copy 10c; yearly subscription in U.S. $1.20. Copyright 1952 by LEV GLEASON PUBLICATIONS, INC. Printed in the U.S.A. October, 1952, Vol. 1, No. 29. The publisher is not responsible for unsolicited manuscripts. Manuscripts accompanied by self-addressed, stamped envelopes will be returned. SALE OR DISTRIBUTION OF COVERLESS COPIES OF THIS MAGAZINE IS UNAUTHORIZED AND ILLEGAL.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Unusual captioned photo sequence cover

Test of Love (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
? ; typeset (captions)

Genre
romance
Characters
Mary Sloane; Charles Devon; Dorothy; Ellen; Bill; Susie; Mr. Sloane; Mrs. Sloane; Bob Masten
Synopsis
After Mary’s husband is killed in Korea, she gets a secretarial job to support her two children. A year later she begins to date Charles, who feels “awkward with kids around.” He urges Mary to send her children to live with their grandparents, so he and Mary can wed. He doesn’t “intend to be a breadticket for someone else’s children” and doesn’t “want them around to remind me of your life with another man.” Mary breaks up with him. Bob, an old Army buddy of her late husband, shows up and he’ll be Mary’s new husband and a father to her children.

My Love Affair with a Bombshell (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle (signed)
Inks
Frank Bolle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset (captions)

Genre
romance
Characters
Annie Laurence; Clint; Art
Synopsis
Law student Clint meets Annie at the resort where he has a summer job. She has a fiery temper but eventually they fall in love.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Eloise Taylor Answers Your Love Problems / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Eloise Taylor]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Keywords
advice

Indexer Notes

Several color spot illustrations

Where Lovers Meet (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Martinott
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
? partial typeset (captions)

Genre
romance
Characters
Jay Norton; Sally Douglas; Al; Sam
Synopsis
After graduation from journalism school, Sally gets a job as a reporter at her uncle’s newspaper. Editor Jay reluctantly agrees to supervise her. Sally and Jay begin a romantic relationship, but when she fakes a story, Jay is blamed and loses his job. Sally admits her guilt and Jay is reinstated. He fires Sally from the newspaper but offers her another position: as his wife.

Indexer Notes

Pencil credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

All I Want Is You (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Landau (signed)
Inks
Ken Landau (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset (captions)

Genre
romance
Characters
Daisy; Martin Booth; Blanche; Clara
Synopsis
Secretary Blanche breaks up with Martin because he made improper advances to her, and then her younger sister Daisy starts dating him. Blanche agrees to meet Martin if he promises not to see Daisy any more; he tells Blanche he was just using Daisy as bait so Blanche would talk to him. Martin apologises for his previous actions and Blanche takes him back.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Test of Love
  3. 2. My Love Affair with a Bombshell
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Eloise Taylor Answers Your Love Problems
  5. 4. Where Lovers Meet
  6. 5. All I Want Is You
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