(July 1953)

Comic Media, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harwell Publications, Inc.
Brand
Comic Media [book]
Editing
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pete Morisi (signed)
Inks
Pete Morisi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Hidden signature on book shelf

Tragedy (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marty Elkin (signed)
Inks
Marty Elkin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Carol Brooks; Ralph Benson; Larry Lane; Mal Denmore; Lorette Grange
Synopsis
New lawyer Ralph wants to marry secretary Carol but she wants him to cultivate a successful clientele first. They go to Larry Lane’s fancy nightclub. Larry offers Ralph a job but Ralph turns him down because of Larry’s unsavory reputation. Carol breaks up with Ralph and dates Larry, but then falls for Larry’s new lawyer Mal. After a chance meeting with Ralph, Carol decides to break up with Mal. A jealous Larry threatens to kill Mal but Ralph steps in and rescues Carol. They reconcile.

One More Chance (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marty Elkin (signed)
Inks
Marty Elkin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Jill Roberts; Wayne Corwin (Louis Menzer); Steve; Mr. Capolin; Gertrude Ostrowkowszi
Synopsis
Jill runs a lonely hearts agency but is unable to commit to romance with salesman Steve. Jill is swept off her feet by Wayne, a rich oilman from Texas. Steve discovers Wayne is actually Louis Menzer, a con man who wants to steal her client list and blackmail the lonely people. Jill finally gives her heart to Steve.

Ecstasy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Landau (signed)
Inks
Ken Landau (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Jane Barker; Jim Marsh; Arthur Terry; Alice Terry
Synopsis
Jane goes on vacation to New England with Alice, the sister of her fiance Arthur. She and electric company lineman Jim fall in love. Arthur arrives and Jane summons the courage to break up with him and be with Jim.

Letter Corner (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Advice from Mildred Norton

Circus Freak (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alvin C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Inks
Alvin C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Adrina Zara; Peter Zara; Armando Lalo; Walter Haynes
Synopsis
Adrina’s father trains her to be a great trapeze artist like her late mother. Adrina accepts a dinner invitation from Walter, although the man had mocked the circus performers, which upsets her fellow aerialist Armand. Adrina falls for Walter but discovers he’s just using her and calls her a “circus freak” behind her back. A distraught Adrina nearly dies during her act but Armand saves her and they will be married.
Reprints
Keywords
circus

“Thank you for the many letters helping Sally Winters with her problem.” (Table of Contents: 6)

Mildred Norton's Love Corner / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Landau (signed)
Inks
Ken Landau (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Mildred Norton; Frances Chapel; Donnie Chapel; Lawrence Andrews
Synopsis
Frances is left a widow with an infant son after her husband is killed in Korea. She falls in love with Lawrence but is afraid to tell him of her first husband and her son. Mildred asks readers to send in letters of advice for Frances.
Keywords
Korean War; widow

Two-Timer (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Tragedy
  3. 2. One More Chance
  4. 3. Ecstasy
  5. 4. Letter Corner
  6. 5. Circus Freak
  7. 6. “Thank you for the many letters helping Sally Winters with her problem.”
    Mildred Norton's Love Corner
  8. 7. Two-Timer
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