(May 1950)

Ace Magazines, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand
An Ace Magazine
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (painting)
Inks
? (painting)
Colors
? (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Keywords
Lauren Bacall

Indexer Notes

Although not credited, the cover is apparently a painting of actress Lauren Bacall.

Not Enough Faith (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Peggy; Ralph; Blanche; Oliver West
Synopsis
Peggy loves factory worker Ralph, an inventor in his spare time. Peggy’s spinster sister Blanche urges her to choose wealthy Oliver instead. Ralph refuses to marry Peggy until he sells his new invention to the television industry--she gets tired of waiting and starts to date Oliver. But Ralph returns, a success, and he and Peggy reconcile.

Her Heart Was the Price (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Rice
Inks
Ken Rice
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Teddy Robbins; Joe Mahoney; Timmy "Pretty Boy" Robbins; Spike; Chicago Al; Stanley "Lucky" Kane
Synopsis
Joe, the manager of boxer Timmy, wants to marry Timmy’s sister Teddy but she doesn’t love him. Joe mismanages Timmy’s career to try and convince her to change her mind. Teddy is about to give in when former boxer Stan arrives and takes over Timmy’s contract. He also marries Teddy.
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Marriage Dodger (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ann Brewster
Inks
Ann Brewster
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Van Compton; Fern West; Rick Martin; Letty; Rita
Synopsis
Office worker Fern is engaged to car salesman Van, but he is in no hurry to set the date. Fern meets handsome psychology professor Rick, who suggests she date him to make Van jealous enough to get married right away. Rick falls in love with Fern and proves that Van is a two-timing cad. Rick and Fern will wed.
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Indexer Notes

Brewster art per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. Previous indexer credited John Forte.

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

For Beauty's Sake / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Love Was His Game (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Julie Farrell; Hugh Firman; Professor Darrell Winfield; Miss Curtis
Synopsis
College student Julie forms a crush on professor Darrell, although she is dating fellow student Hugh. Julie breaks up with Hugh and starts meeting Darrell, although he insists on keeping their relationship a secret. Julie realises Darrell is just using her, but she’s expelled for her actions anyway. Darrell apologises and offers to marry Julie but she chooses Hugh.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Not Enough Faith
  3. 2. Her Heart Was the Price
  4. 3. Marriage Dodger
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    For Beauty's Sake
  6. 5. Love Was His Game
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