(September 1957)

Farrell, 1955 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Four Star Comic Corp.
Brand
Ajax; A Farrell Publication
Editing
Ruth Roche (Editor); S. M. Iger (Art Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indexed from a scan from http://digitalcomicmuseum.com.


Forget Like He Did! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance

I Can Pretend Can't I? (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Betty; Jane; Patsy; Biff Carlson; Jack
Synopsis
Betty tells her college friends about her many boyfriends but these are all lies. She has a crush on Biff but is too nervous to talk to him. Betty is almost exposed as a fraud when her date to a dance is revealed to be her cousin Jack, but she insists Biff will take her to the sorority beach party. Betty decides to run away, but her car has a flat. Biff shows up to help and they realise they were both too shy to speak to each other, so Betty gets her date after all.

Indexer Notes

Possible alternate title: "You Can't Deceive Your Own Heart!"

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

Dear Roberta Bennett / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Forget, Like He Did! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Ted Perkins [Ted Jenkins]; Betsy; Mr. Jenkins; Mary
Synopsis
Ted returns to his father’s ranch after 3 years away at school and no longer seems interested in the same things, including his hometown sweetheart Betsy. Betsy joins a rodeo tour. Home on vacation, she is reunited with Ted. They will both work on the rodeo for one more tour and be married as part of the show, then return to live on the ranch.
Reprints

A Date with Effie (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Appears between pages 3 and 4 of the previous sequence.

A Long, Long Wait (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Mary Carson; Charles Paine; Dick Slate; Mr. Carson
Synopsis
Mary and Charles fall in love and are happily married but he’s drafted. After Charles is reported missing in action, Dick finds a stack of Mary’s love letters on a park bench and returns them to her. He discovers Charles was a figment of Mary’s imagination. However, Dick has fallen in love with Mary thanks to the emotion in her letters.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dear Roberta Bennett / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Dreams Come True! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Karen Fallon; Philip Hall; Bruce Treadwell; Martha Hines; Dave Baxter
Synopsis
Movie star Karen really prefers the simple, outdoor life and this drives away her fancy Hollywood suitors. She falls in love with cowboy star Dave, who shares her love of normal, everyday living.
Reprints
  • from ? [as "A Star Must Shine Bright"]

Indexer Notes

This story was reprinted in Australia under its original title in Love Diary (Horwitz, 1953 ? series) #3 and Great Lover Romances (H. John Edwards, 1950 ? series) #41.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Forget Like He Did!
  2. 1. I Can Pretend Can't I?
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Dear Roberta Bennett
  4. 3. Forget, Like He Did!
  5. 4. A Date with Effie
  6. 5. A Long, Long Wait
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Dear Roberta Bennett
  8. 7. Dreams Come True!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • James Zee
  • David Wilt
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Walls
  • Mickey Coalwell