(November 1952)

Pines, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Standard Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Standard Comics
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Photo of Dan Dailey and Joanne Dru in "The Pride of St. Louis".

Chained to My Past (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R-692
Genre
romance
Characters
Louise Carr aka Jenny Clayton; Todd Reynolds; Grace Reynolds
Synopsis
Secretary Louise Carr accompanies her boss Todd Reynolds on his vacation. They fall in love and he proposes marriage, but she has a dark secret in her past: as a child, her father suspected her mother of infidelity, so he murdered her and killed himself. Todd’s sister Grace convinces Louise—whose real name is Jenny Clayton—to go away. However, Grace changes her mind and tells her brother where to find Louise/Jenny, and they reconcile.
Reprints

Fall Wardrobe (Table of Contents: 2)

Accent on Charm / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martha Hale (credited)
Letters
typeset

Husband Wanted (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nina Albright
Inks
Nina Albright
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R-700
Genre
romance
Characters
Ann; Walt Adams
Synopsis
Young widow Ann meets new town resident Walt Adams, who agrees to be “just friends” rather than initiating a romance. They fall in love nonetheless and Ann confesses that she isn’t still mourning her husband, but that he was unfaithful and as a result she doesn’t trust men. When Walt decides to leave town, Ann realises she loves him and convinces him to stay.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Better Half (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Celardo (illustration)
Inks
John Celardo (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
R-693
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Sweet-Talkin' Darling (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Robinson
Inks
Paul Robinson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R-698
Genre
romance
Characters
Deb; Clyde Mason; Charles Hayden
Synopsis
Deb falls for traveling salesman Clyde Mason, who represents a more romantic type than her steady, hometown sweetheart Charles Hayden. Deb receives a letter which reveals Clyde has a girlfriend in every town he visits. She chooses honest Charles instead.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Perfume Pointers (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Valerie Barclay
Inks
Valerie Barclay
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R-707
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

I Wasted Tears (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R-682
Genre
romance
Characters
Marcy Wilson; Dick Travers; Mrs. Travers
Synopsis
Marcy Wilson meets Dick Travers a week before his discharge from the Army. They marry quickly and move to his hometown, where they will live with his mother in the family home. Mrs. Travers disapproves of everything Marcy does and makes her life unhappy. When his mother suffers a heart attack, Dick blames Marcy but the older woman apologises for her previous selfish behaviour and everything will be fine.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Chained to My Past
  3. 2. Fall Wardrobe
    Accent on Charm
  4. 3. Husband Wanted
  5. 4. The Better Half
  6. 5. Sweet-Talkin' Darling
  7. 6. Perfume Pointers
  8. 7. I Wasted Tears
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • David Wilt
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls