(February 1952)

Comic Media, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Artful Publications, Inc.
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

On the cover, the word "Illustrated" appears under "Dear Lonely Heart" but this word is not part of the title on the indicia.

Ten-Thousand Kisses... (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Vilma Ross; Mark Phillips; Miss Clark; Mary
Synopsis
Actor Mark loves movie director Vilma, but she is cold to him. He threatens to walk out on the film they’re making unless she marries him, and she reluctantly agrees. They finish the movie and it is a flop, but Vilma discovers she does love Mark. They think their careers are ruined, but Mark gets a starring role in another film. Although Vilma is offered a job as director, she decides to give up her career and become a full-time housewife.

I Sold My Heart for a Plaything (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Sheila Gray; Johnny; Randy Edwards
Synopsis
Restaurant cashier Sheila dislikes her job and also wishes her boyfriend Johnny could afford to take her on expensive dates. Sheila meets playboy Randy and dumps Johnny. Randy never mentions marriage and takes Sheila to a remote cabin with hanky panky on his mind. She flees back to town and makes up with Johnny.

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

Dear Lonely Heart / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
His Friends Don't Like Me
Synopsis
Two pages of letters allegedly from readers, asking for romantic advice.

Kid Cupid (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Larry Doyle; Mary Fields; Mr. Giacco; Mr. Burns; Groggin
Synopsis
Mary falls for boxer Larry, although she dislikes the sport. Larry makes a deal with gangster Giacco to win the championship. However, his opponent doesn’t throw the fight as promised. Larry wins when Mary shows up at ringside to encourage him. He vows to quit boxing and marry Mary.
Reprints

Don't Budget Dreams! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Anne Wells; Miss Stone; Nelson Webb; Bryan Wright
Synopsis
Anne works in a factory making artificial flowers. At the urging of garden-supply store employee Nelson, she submits an entry to a garden-design contest and wins. She also gets a job with a landscaping company. Anne rejects Nelson when he kisses her but later realises she does love him, but he has vanished. Anne and Nelson are reunited when she finds him driving a truck on one of her projects. She decides to quit her job and marry him.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Ten-Thousand Kisses...
  3. 2. I Sold My Heart for a Plaything
  4. 3. ["His Friends Don't Like Me"]
    Dear Lonely Heart
  5. 4. Kid Cupid
  6. 5. Don't Budget Dreams!
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