(December 1953)

Quality Comics, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly except May, July and September
On-sale date:
1953-08-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
A Quality Romance Publication
Editing:
Alfred Grenet (editor); Richard Arnold (associate editor); 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

Issue Notes

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, Third Series, Volume 7 Part 2, Number 2 July-December 1953, page 328, registration number B436773.


The War Changed My Soldier (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
military; romance
Characters:
Carol; Steve Fletcher

Don't Be Skinny (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Wate-On Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The War Changed My Soldier (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
military; romance
Characters:
Carol; Steve Fletcher; Carol's mother; George Knox
Synopsis:
Steve returns from his service in the war as a bitter man unable to adjust to civilian life.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story.
Pencil identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

I Loved Two Sailors (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
military; romance
Characters:
Laraine Moore; Lieutenant Ron Bailey; Jimmy Carver; doctor
Synopsis:
Laraine promises to marry Ron when he returns but then she runs into a sailor from her home town.
Reprints:

No Sweetheart Waiting (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
military; romance
Characters:
Cathy; Andy; Valerie; Jimmy Tyler; Bill
Synopsis:
Cathy is in love with her older sister Valerie's fiancé Andy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. from the reprint in Love Secrets #53.

New Figure Mold Hide-A-Waist (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The S.J. Wegman Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The First Love (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
? (title in color)
Letters:
? (title); typeset

Genre:
military; romance
Characters:
Irene Baker; Judd Palmer; Ed
Synopsis:
Irene thinks she has found the man of her dreams in Seaman Second Class Judd Palmer.
Keywords:
California; naval base

Hero of My Dreams (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
military; romance
Characters:
Kim Evans; Eddie Falcon; Tommy; Paul; Alice
Synopsis:
Kim has had a secret crush on Eddie since childhood.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Korea; prisoner of war

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. from the reprint in Brides Romances #20.

[Electric TV Projector] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Uncle Bernie's Fun Shop; Novelty Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Add Shapely Curves to Skinny Legs!] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Modern Methods / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Direct From Factory to You! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Niresk Industries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Prize-Winning "Baby Blue Eyes"] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The War Changed My Soldier
  2. 1. Don't Be Skinny
    Wate-On Company
  3. 2. The War Changed My Soldier
  4. 3. I Loved Two Sailors
  5. 4. No Sweetheart Waiting
  6. 5. New Figure Mold Hide-A-Waist
    The S.J. Wegman Co.
  7. 6. The First Love
  8. 7. Hero of My Dreams
  9. 8. [Electric TV Projector]
    Uncle Bernie's Fun Shop; Novelty Mart
  10. 9. [Add Shapely Curves to Skinny Legs!]
    Modern Methods
  11. 10. Direct From Factory to You!
    Niresk Industries
  12. 11. [Prize-Winning "Baby Blue Eyes"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bill Devine
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Michael Hoskin
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