(January 1958)

Farrell, 1957 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale Date
1957
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Steinway Comic Pub. Inc.
Brand
AB America's Best
Editing
Ruth Roche

Issue Notes

Entire contents copyrighted 1957.

My Love Is Hopeless! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I understand her father is a factory hand!
Genre
romance
Characters
Kathy Brown; Joe Sperry

My Love Is Hopeless! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Out of the hundreds of letters that I receive...
Genre
romance
Characters
Kathy Brown; Mrs. Rock; Joe Sperry; Mr. Brown; Mrs. Brown; Steve Robbins; Marion Locke
Synopsis
Kathy dates Joe but feels she doesn't belong among Joe's snobbish friends.
Reprints

My Million Dollar Romance (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Marge, darling. Is that the way to say good night?
Genre
romance
Characters
Rex Colt; Marge Harmon; Tom England; usher; florist; cab driver
Synopsis
Rex Colt is the boy wonder of Wall Street but he can't buy the love of Marge Harmon.
Reprints
Keywords
1929; New York City; theater; Wall Street

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

My Personal Problem / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
? (title); typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am eighteen years old and have been an orphan for...
Genre
advocacy; romance

Indexer Notes

Four letter writers seek romance advice. Feature appears between pages two and three of the previous sequence.

The Kiss I Waited For! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Too busy! That was my excuse! Too busy to date...
Genre
romance
Characters
Brenda Adams; Peter; Bessie; Mel Thomas
Synopsis
Brenda is so absorbed with her real estate work that she finds it difficult to spend any time with Peter.
Reprints
Keywords
fatigue; hospital; piano; real estate

Don't Be a Slouch! (Table of Contents: 5)

To the Girls! / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you fall into a chair looking exactly like a rag doll?
Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Advice on how to gracefully sit in a chair.
Keywords
posture

Indexer Notes

Appears between pages one and two of "The Kiss I Waited For!"

How to Get Your Man! (Table of Contents: 6)

Love Chatter / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't want to scare you but millions of American women will never marry.
Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Advice to women on ways to meet more men and get married.

Indexer Notes

Appears between pages one and two of "The Kiss I Waited For!"

Bittersweet Kisses (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jackie, do be serious for just one minute-
Genre
romance
Characters
Jackie Hooper; Brenda Cornell; Clancy; Doris Danton; Frank Topping; Roy Redfield; B. J. Gold; Andrew Hison
Synopsis
Jackie meets a Hollywood hopeful, who he helps get a screen test. This reminds him of the woman who helped him get his start in show business.
Reprints
Keywords
Bel Air; Chicago; Hollywood; movies; Supreme Studios
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. My Love Is Hopeless!
  2. 1. My Love Is Hopeless!
  3. 2. My Million Dollar Romance
  4. 3. ["I am eighteen years old and have been an orphan for..."]
    My Personal Problem
  5. 4. The Kiss I Waited For!
  6. 5. Don't Be a Slouch!
    To the Girls!
  7. 6. How to Get Your Man!
    Love Chatter
  8. 7. Bittersweet Kisses
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bill Devine
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)