(August-September 1949)

Pix-Parade, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Pix Parade, Inc.
Editing
George Ungar
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

My True Love (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walter Johnson (signed)
Inks
Walter Johnson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Reprints

My True Love (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gloria Buffetti (credited)
Pencils
Walter Johnson
Inks
Walter Johnson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Brenda; Bill Blake; Paul; Belle; George; Amy
Synopsis
Secretary Brenda spends her savings on a vacation at a fashionable resort in Maine. She dates Bill, but later becomes infatuated with wealthy artist Paul. However, when Paul discovers she is not a member of his social class, he is shocked. Brenda reconciles with Bill, and they will wed.

The Loves of Harriet (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gloria Buffetti (credited)
Pencils
Charles "Pop" Payne (signed)
Inks
Charles "Pop" Payne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Harriet Joyce; Choo Choo Lamar; George; Mrs. Vandyke; Clifford Vandyke; Johnny
Synopsis
Hairdresser Harriet fantasizes about romances with the husbands and boyfriends of her customers. When she’s selected “Miss Subway,” she’s suddenly confronted by numerous suitors, but picks the young man who chose her for the ad campaign.

Heatbreak for Judy (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

I Thought Beauty Was Everything (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mary Lou Apter (credited)
Pencils
Cy Heusing (signed)
Inks
Cy Heusing (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Faith; Mr. Wright; John Rutherford; Mr. Johns; Mr. Harris; Diane Carlson; Sue Carrington
Synopsis
Faith marries John and they move to his heavily-mortgaged family plantation, “Roselands.” Faith grows roses and earns enough to pay off the mortgage. However, John’s ex-girlfriend Diane returns and makes a play for him. Faith isn’t as beautiful as Diane but she does now own “Roselands” because she paid its debts, so Diane is no longer interested in John. John apologizes to Faith and they reconcile.

And They Lived Happily Ever After (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gloria Buffetti (credited)
Pencils
Charles Payne
Inks
Charles Payne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sue; Jean; Tom; Roger; Bob; Bill
Synopsis
College student Sue loses her boyfriend Tom to the vain and flirtatious Jean. Tom wins the class presidency thanks to Sue’s campaign efforts on his behalf, but Jean takes the credit. When Tom learns the truth, he dumps Jean and goes back to Sue.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. My True Love
  2. 1. My True Love
  3. 2. The Loves of Harriet
  4. 3. Heatbreak for Judy
  5. 4. I Thought Beauty Was Everything
  6. 5. And They Lived Happily Ever After
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