(March-April 1953)

Orbit-Wanted, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Our Publishing Co.
Editing
Ray B. Hermann (Publisher)
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
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Art credits from the French fan magazine Back Up #14, as submitted by Stephane Petit, via the GCD Errors list, February 2009.

Let Me Love You (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Leav (signed)
Inks
Mort Leav (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Dr. Jon Sterling; Florence Lake; Steve; Sue Withers; Miss Price; Bert
Synopsis
Florence becomes a student nurse and discovers she no longer has anything in common with her boyfriend Steve. They break up. Florence is assigned to be surgeon Jon’s assistant and falls in love with him, even though he’s always cold and impersonal. They kiss at an office party and when Jon’s father dies, Florence encourages him to go on with his life-saving career. Jon finally admits he loves her.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Mark Ford (Editor)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can take care of myself

Indexer Notes

It is not sure whether or not "Mark Ford" was an actual person, let alone the editor for the title.

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

S.O.S. for Love / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A girl with a most unique problem is Frances M.
Genre
romance
Characters
Mark Ford; Frances M.; George; Ralph
Synopsis
Factory employee Frances falls in love with fellow worker Ralph, who idolises his older brother George. Frances discovers George is a drug addict, but he says Ralph won’t believe her if she tells him, and this would break up their relationship. Frances comes to Mark Ford for advice.
Keywords
drug addiction

Indexer Notes

Art credits from the French fan magazine Back Up #14, as submitted by Stephane Petit, via the GCD Errors list, February 2009.

Date Corner (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Ford (editor)
Letters
typeset

Moll! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Mort Leav (signed)
Inks
Mort Leav (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Charley Wright; Evelyn Vardon; Martha Lasker; Jim Barnes; Mike; Mr. Vardon; Mrs. Vardon
Synopsis
Evelyn dates Charley, then learns he’s involved in “shady deals.” Convinced Charley ordered a man’s death, Evelyn breaks up with him, but they eventually reconcile. Charley is arrested and Evelyn is forced to testify against him. He gets a life sentence and Evelyn is left to make “a new start” with “a new fellow.”

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk credit per his record books, via Martin O'Hearn's blog:

http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/07/woolfolk-records-195210.html

Fightin' Irish! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Doreen O'Hara; Helen; Grace; Tad Bromwell; Mr. Bromwell; Mrs. Bromwell; Penelope Bromwell
Synopsis
Office worker Doreen has a chip on her shoulder and is quick to take offense. She dates salesman Tad and he’s upset by her penchant for making scenes. When Tad introduces Doreen to his family, she becomes angry at a harmless remark and stalks out. Tad tells her to apologise or their relationship is over. Doreen swallows her pride and, even when Tad baits her, refuses to argue. They reconcile.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Let Me Love You
  3. 2. ["I can take care of myself"]
    Jottings from a Love Journal
  4. 3. ["A girl with a most unique problem is Frances M."]
    S.O.S. for Love
  5. 4. Date Corner
  6. 5. Moll!
  7. 6. Fightin' Irish!
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