(September 1952)

Pix-Parade, 1952 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Youthful Magazines, Inc.
Editing
?
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
Ed Goldfarb
Inks
Bob Baer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance

Cry with Johnnie Ray! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doug Wildey (signed)
Inks
Doug Wildey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Johnnie Ray; Lt. Tommy Squire; Jean Train; Jerry
Synopsis
Fighter pilot Tommy and military nurse Jean fall in love in San Francisco, then he’s sent back to Korea. Tommy spots a Communist build-up in the north, but suffers amnesia when he crash-lands and can’t reveal what he learned. Jean and singer Johnnie Ray come from the USA and Johnnie sings his hit “Cry,” which was Jean and Tommy’s special song. Tommy recovers his memory and passes along the vital information.
Keywords
Korean War

Indexer Notes

Johnnie Ray was a real-life singer and "Cry" was his biggest hit.

Operation Gyp the G. I. (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stephen Kirkel (signed)
Inks
Stephen Kirkel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; romance
Characters
Tom; Betty York; Mr. Lassiter; Mike; Joe
Synopsis
Newspaper writer Betty is engaged to Tom, but he’s called back into the Air Force for the Korean War. Betty gets a job as a dancer so she can investigate the Wings club, a reputed “clip joint” that robs servicemen. Tom is opposed to her undercover work and reveals her identity to the crooks, but he also brings in the military police to break up the racket, which he was investigating for the Air Force.
Keywords
Korean War

Johnnie Ray-Mr. Emotion (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Has small black and white picture of Johnnie Ray.

Cross Country Love (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gerald Altman (signed)
Inks
Gerald. Altman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Gerrie Lane; Tim Garret; Grady; Mr. Lane
Synopsis
18-year-old Gerrie decides to skip summer camp and travel to California instead. She gets ride with Tim, a young engineer looking for a job. Tim mistakenly thinks Gerrie is a jewel thief and urges her to surrender; meanwhile, her father thinks she’s been kidnapped and Tim is arrested. Everything is straightened out and Gerrie’s father gives Tim a job.

All's Fair in Love and War (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Palais (signed)
Inks
Walter Palais (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Garry Taylor; Joyce Holbook; Beefy Slade
Synopsis
Military academy cadet Garry dates Joyce, despite the orders of fellow cadet Beefy, a bully who thinks Joyce is his girl. Beefy frames Garry in an attempt get him expelled, but Joyce tricks Beefy into admitting his scheme in front of witnesses, and he’s the one who gets ejected from the school.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Cry with Johnnie Ray!
  3. 2. Operation Gyp the G. I.
  4. 3. Johnnie Ray-Mr. Emotion
  5. 4. Cross Country Love
  6. 5. All's Fair in Love and War
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