(February 1952)

Orbit-Wanted, 1951 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
32
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Our Publishing Co.
Editing
Ray R. Herman?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Indicia credits Ray R. Herman as "president" of Our Publishing Co. but she may also have edited this title.


Dangerous Love! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
?

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

The photograph on the cover has nothing to do with the story "Dangerous Love!" inside.

Dangerous Love! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
Mort Leav
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Gloria; Ken; Johnny; Joe; Dr. John Crane
Synopsis
Gloria’s boyfriend Ken returns from military service in Korea and seems changed. He is quick to anger and suffers from headaches. Gloria asks Dr. Crane for help but Ken refuses assistance, admitting he was discharged due to “shell shock.” Crane says Ken has a “guilt neurosis” because he couldn’t save a comrade during the war. When Ken’s car plunges off a bridge into a river, he escapes then dives back in to save Gloria. This proves to Ken that he’s not a coward and he can now recover and marry Gloria.
Keywords
Korean War; shell shock; veteran

Passion's Fool! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Syd Shores
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Jeff Dover; Rita Sterling; Diana; Ed
Synopsis
Jeff allows actress Rita and her stranded troupe to stay at his farm after their bus wrecks. He agrees to let them perform in his barn but his girlfriend Diana becomes suspicious of Rita’s intentions. Jeff falls in love with Rita but discovers she’s just using him to finance her chance at a career comeback. Jeff and Diana reconcile.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Love Journal Jottings / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
romantic advice

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

SOS for Love! / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Anderson
Inks
Harry Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You seem deeply troubled, Miss L.--
Genre
romance
Characters
Meg L.; Mark Ford; Roy Aldridge; Dad; Helen; Pete
Synopsis
Meg tells Mark Ford she's always had bad luck and is the victim of other people's mistakes. She takes a job as a secretary for struggling radio/TV repairman Roy and they fall in love. However, when Roy's business becomes a success, Meg's pessimism and "persecution complex" affect their personal relationship. Meg asks Mark Ford for advice.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Date Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

I Want the Moon! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Syd Shores
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Lois Swann; Tod Berry; Henry; Mr. Healy; Allan Lund
Synopsis
Even as a teen, Lois constantly demanded material things as proof her parents, boyfriends, etc., really loved her. But as soon as she got the things she coveted, she lost interest. As a young adult, Lois falls in love with car salesman Tod but fears she’ll also lose interest in him if they marry. Tod catches Lois flirting with her boss Allan in an attempt to get a promotion and breaks up with her. When Allan attempts to seduce Lois, she flees and realises that marrying Tod is what she wants most in life.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Dangerous Love!
  2. 1. Dangerous Love!
  3. 2. Passion's Fool!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Love Journal Jottings
  5. 4. ["You seem deeply troubled, Miss L.--"]
    SOS for Love!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Date Corner
  7. 6. I Want the Moon!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • David Wilt
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gary L. Watson
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