(October 1951)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Publications H [Heart]; True Love Stories
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
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)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
romance

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Leon Harvey
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

Moonlight Madness (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Ruby; Ted; Dirk
Synopsis
Ruby can’t decide whether to marry “romantic” Ted or “wonderful” Dirk. She goes on a picnic with them both; a storm capsizes their sailboat and Dirk has to choose between rescuing Ted or Ruby. He saves Ruby. Ted is apparently drowned, although his body isn’t found. Ruby weds Dirk, who’s then inducted into the Army. Ted returns, having just recovered from amnesia. Dirk catches him kissing Ruby and is angry, but when he learns Ted didn’t know they were married, he forgives them both.
Reprints

Tomorrow is for Tears! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Joan Baxter; Mrs. Baxter; Pedro Arbon
Synopsis
Joan falls in love with dance teacher Pedro and travels with him to Central America as his partner. Once they arrive, he admits “marriage wouldn’t fit my temperament!” and claims they only had a “business arrangement!” Joan goes home and hopes to someday “be able to tell the difference between an illusion of love and the real thing...”
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Keywords
Latin America

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

Ask Jane Jones / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

My Blind Date / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Desperate Decision (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Love Makes the World Go 'Round / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quarreling couples in Assam, India must live together for a week...
Genre
non-fiction; romance

Keep it Gay! (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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Love Can't Wait! (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Midnight Kisses! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
medical; romance
Characters
Gerald "Jerry" Baker; Dr. April Webster; Joe; Dr. Les Warren
Synopsis
April “vowed to renounce love” when she became a doctor. Fellow doctor Les pursues her but she rejects his romantic “foolishness.” Jerry is brought in suffering from a serious tropical fever he contracted while in the Army. April tries to reinstill a will to live in him and they fall in love. Les says Jerry has only months to live; Jerry threatens to commit suicide. April tells Jerry that they will make the most of their time together.
Reprints
Keywords
suicide; woman doctor

Know Your Man! (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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My Fallen Star (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Dexter Fleming; Susan Davis; Jean Baxter; Ted
Synopsis
Jean and her friend Susan both have crushes on handsome actor Dexter when he makes a personal appearance in their town. They compete for his affections but Jean seems to have the inside track, and dumps her hometown boyfriend Tom. But when Jean learns Dexter is married and their affair was “just for laughs,” Jean apologises to Susan and reconciles with Tom.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Data on Dating / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Moonlight Madness
  4. 3. Tomorrow is for Tears!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Ask Jane Jones
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    My Blind Date
  7. 6. Desperate Decision
  8. 7. ["Quarreling couples in Assam, India must live together for a week..."]
    Love Makes the World Go 'Round
  9. 8. Keep it Gay!
  10. 9. Love Can't Wait!
  11. 10. Midnight Kisses!
  12. 11. Know Your Man!
  13. 12. My Fallen Star
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Data on Dating
  15. 14. ["Thrill to the all-true stories of ecstatic romance in..."]
  16. 15. ["The Whole World is Shouting First Love is first on our magazine Hit Parade!"]
  17. 16. ["Read all of these wonderful magazines written and edited especially for you."]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • David Wilt
  • Per Sandell
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
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