(July 1952)

Star Publications, 1950 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Star Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Star Comic

Issue Notes

Title on cover is "Popular Teen-Agers Secrets of Love" but the indicia title is simply "Popular Teen-Agers."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance

Portrait of Love (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jay Disbrow ?
Pencils
Jay Disbrow [as JD] (signed)
Inks
Jay Disbrow [as JD] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Scott Winton; Gale Saunders
Synopsis
Struggling artist Scott is inspired by singer Gale Saunders and paints a portrait of her. She sees it, they meet, and fall in love.

Indexer Notes

Initials "JD" in the last panel.

My Summer Romance (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Karen Lee; Ned; Ann
Synopsis
Karen and Ned have a torrid summer romance but they both realize they don't love each other.

He Didn't Want Me (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Lynn Melrose; Henry; John McKenzie; Mary Summers
Synopsis
Lynn's fiancée John vanishes, and she falls in love with Henry on the rebound. John returns, having suffered an accident that kept him away. John and Henry both propose to Lynn, but she can't decide. Meanwhile, Henry's secretary Mary tries to commit suicide because she loves Henry. Lynn chooses John; Henry discovers he loves Mary.
Reprints
  • from ?

My Hungry Heart (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Mr. Cass; Betsy; Greg; Forbes
Reprints

Love's False Dream (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Roger Marsh; Marcy Ames [Marcy Adams]; Ginger; Phil; Helen White; Miss Engles; Mr. Dundee
Synopsis
Carhop Marcy falls for slick cad Roger, not realizing honest Phil is the man for her. She eventually learns the truth.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Portrait of Love
  3. 2. My Summer Romance
  4. 3. He Didn't Want Me
  5. 4. My Hungry Heart
  6. 5. Love's False Dream
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