(August 1949)

Ace Magazines, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1949-05-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand:
An Ace Magazine
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1949, page 16, registration number B194717.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alice Kirkpatrick ?
Inks:
Alice Kirkpatrick ?
Colors:
?

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Best In Romance (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

I Couldn't Go Back to Him (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Michael Collins; Faye Lawrence; Gloria Carr; Dr. Robert Pierson; Molly Pierson
Synopsis:
Michael lauds Faye as the most beautiful woman he has ever met, however a train wreck changes all that.

Sister Without Scruples (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks:
Al Hartley (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Fran; Jeff Gilbert; Fran's father; Fran's step-mother; Rita (Fran's step-sister); Lee Williams
Synopsis:
Fran is afraid to bring Jeff home to meet the family, knowing that her step-sister Rita steals all her boy friends.

Indexer Notes

Last third of last page is a contest: "Win a cash prize for just a short letter of no more than 50 words telling us which story you liked best".

Sur-Prize Contest (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

My Soul Wasn't My Own (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Abby Lang; Aunt Magda; Addison Randolph; Paul Scarpa; Cal Martin; Basil Wagner
Synopsis:
Aunt Magda brings young Abby home from an orphanage and grooms her for a career in singing.
Reprints:

Short-Cuts to Glamor (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Advice column for "How independent should a girl be" and such...

Tarnished Engagement (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Tomsey
Inks:
Al McLean
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Nina Leeds; Dick; Janet; Marcia Loring; Charlie; John Loring
Synopsis:
Nina and Dick are engaged, and get summer jobs where they can be close to each other.
Keywords:
Hotel Emerson; Kingston University

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Fun hidden signature for a romance book: Carving in tree in panel 3 in splash reads "C.T. loves A.M."...

Take Pictures Day or Night (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Martins-David Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Reducing Specialist Says: Lose Weight] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

The Spot Reducer Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Best In Romance
  3. 2. I Couldn't Go Back to Him
  4. 3. Sister Without Scruples
  5. 4. Sur-Prize Contest
  6. 5. My Soul Wasn't My Own
  7. 6. Short-Cuts to Glamor
  8. 7. Tarnished Engagement
  9. 8. Take Pictures Day or Night
    Martins-David Company
  10. 9. [Reducing Specialist Says: Lose Weight]
    The Spot Reducer Company
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