(April 1954)

Stanley Morse, 1954 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Key Publications
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[Afraid To Love] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

Afraid To Love! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eugene Hughes
Inks
Eugene Hughes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Lynn Wicks; Don Kramer; Ella; Frank; Johnny; Bill Sheridan; Tony Sheridan
Synopsis
Lynn is engaged to Don but he’s killed in the war. She vows never to date a soldier again. She becomes Bill’s private secretary; he proposes to her but she can’t decide. Lynn then falls in love with Bill’s brother Tony, unaware that he’s an Army pilot. When she finds out, she decides to marry Bill instead, but he knows she doesn’t love him. Bill says Lynn has to conquer her fear if she loves Tony. She does, and they wed.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

The Professor's Wife! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eugene Hughes
Inks
Eugene Hughes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Ruth Ambers; John Ambers; Tom Foster; Dean Collins
Synopsis
Ruth is married to college professor John; she is disappointed in his low salary and their concomitant low standard of living. When her former beau Tom arrives, Ruth finds herself wishing she’d married him. Tom urges her to leave John and run away with him, and she finally agrees. However, the Dean takes Ruth to a ceremony where John receives an award for his teaching: John thanks Ruth for her support, so she decides to stay with him.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

Love Isn't For Sale (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Leslie Carter; Mr. Carter; Walter, Tom Ross; Mr. Richards; Mr. Silver; Mr. Lindsey
Synopsis
Leslie’s wealthy father wants her to marry boring businessman Walter. Leslie runs away and gets a job with Tom’s one-man trucking company, which she puts on a paying basis, even driving a truck herself in an emergency. Leslie and Tom fall in love but he says they’re too poor to marry. Leslie’s father tries to put Tom out of business but Tom stands up to him. This impresses the older man, who gives his consent for Tom to marry Leslie.

The Sentence! (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

The Other Sister! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eugene Hughes
Inks
Eugene Hughes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Jane; Carrie; Mr. Willis; Larry Thorpe
Synopsis
Secretary Jane has always been overshadowed by her more glamorous sister Carrie. When Jane and Larry fall in love, she fears Carrie will steal him away. However, Larry says he prefers Jane.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Afraid To Love]
  2. 1. Afraid To Love!
  3. 2. The Professor's Wife!
  4. 3. Love Isn't For Sale
  5. 4. The Sentence!
  6. 5. The Other Sister!
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  • David Wilt
  • Tillmann Courth
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