(May 1950)

Fawcett, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Roy Ald; Will Lieberson (executive editor); Al Jetter (art editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Destination: Heartbreak (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Eddie Robbins
Pencils:
Eddie Robbins
Inks:
Eddie Robbins
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Marge Winters; Larry; Mrs. Edbert; Jack; Gus
Synopsis:
Marge leaves a struggling stage troupe and is hired by diner owner Larry. They fall in love, but Marge has a pessimistic attitude, always worried that things will go wrong. This causes her to break up with Larry, but in the end she changes her mind and they will be married.

Indexer Notes

Robbins art credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. index card. Jerry Bails identifies Robbins as the writer of romance stories he drew.

The World of Romance! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
Robert Webb
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; romance

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. index card.

Lost Illusion (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Leslie Mitchell; Mr. Harman; Jack Casey; Mrs. Eiler; Georgette Lacey; Margaret Dodd; Mr. Eiler
Synopsis:
When her acting contract is cancelled, Leslie takes a temporary job in the five-and-dime store managed by Jack. The store workers are like a supportive family, but Leslie feels they are unimportant people whose “efforts and interests were wasted on trivial, meaningless things!” Jack proposes marriage to her; however, Leslie decides to return to Hollywood and try to re-start her acting career. Leslie then realises that her attitude is incorrect: “these are the people who live life!” She will stay and eventually marry Jack.

Flowers in the Sun (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Helen Lane
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Rejected Rapture (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alden McWilliams
Inks:
Alden McWilliams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Joan Saunders; Bob Carey; Mary Saunders; Mrs. Lowey; John Lowey
Synopsis:
After graduation, Joan returns to her hometown. She is bitter because her mother is working as a servant for the Lowey family, whom Joan calls “parasites” and blames for her father’s death, years before. Joan openly criticises John Lowey and costs him the presidency of the philanthropic society. This also provokes a romantic rupture between Joan and Bob, Lowey’s grandson. Informed by her mother that the Loweys have always treated her well, Joan publicly apologises and is reunited with Bob.

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. index card.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Destination: Heartbreak
  3. 2. The World of Romance!
  4. 3. Lost Illusion
  5. 4. Flowers in the Sun
  6. 5. Rejected Rapture
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