(June 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.
Brand:
?
Editing:
Roy Ald (Editor); Will Lieberson (Exec. Editor); Al Jetter (Art Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

Sweethearts (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

My Heart's Dilemma (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Ald
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Aunt Louise; Marjorie; Jim Taylor; Ray Martin
Synopsis:
Marjorie lives with her Aunt Louise. When Louise begins to date Jim, Marjorie fears her settled life will be uprooted. Marjorie’s boyfriend Ray doesn’t see it like this, but Marjorie goes out of her way to express her displeasure to her aunt. When she finds a telegram to Jim from “Marion” that suggests Jim is after Louise’s money, Marjorie seizes on it as proof of his perfidy. Louise is heart-broken. Ray discovers “Marion” is Jim’s younger brother and the telegram was innocent: Ray breaks up with Marjorie as a result. Marjorie apologises to Jim. Ray takes Marjorie back.

A Tragic Vow (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Ald
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Janet Thompson; Harry Lands; Mrs. Lands; Helen; Paul; Tom Harris
Synopsis:
When her longtime suitor Harry completes medical school and proposes to her, Janet postpones giving him an answer. She doesn’t love Harry but doesn’t want to lose him “until someone else comes along.” Helen starts dating Tom, a hospital administrator, but refuses to tell Harry, even though he decides to quit his internship so they can wed sooner. Harry catches Tom with Janet and is angry; Tom breaks up with Janet over her double-dealing. Janet apologises to Harry and urges him to resume his medical career. He does, and Tom now believes Janet has learned her lesson. They reconcile.

This Time For Keeps (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ruth Day
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Too Late For Love (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Ald
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Diane; Artie; Hank Kelton; Mary; Ginny Kelton; Dr. Spencer; Mrs. Simmons; Dawn
Synopsis:
Diane loves Hank but he marries her best friend Mary and they move away. Diane dates Artie and he proposes to her. However, when Mary dies, leaving a young daughter, Diane consoles Hank. He wants to resume their relationship and when Artie finds out, he breaks up with Diane. Diane discovers Hank was an unfaithful husband and a bad father. Diane decides to “beg Artie to marry” her and then she’ll come back to claim Mary’s daughter Ginny so she’ll have a decent upbringing.

True-to-life Romances (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

From the Pages of Life Itself! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Sweethearts
  3. 2. My Heart's Dilemma
  4. 3. A Tragic Vow
  5. 4. This Time For Keeps
  6. 5. Too Late For Love
  7. 6. True-to-life Romances
  8. 7. From the Pages of Life Itself!
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