(December 1955)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand:
True Love
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Stranger In My Life? (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Avison ?
Inks:
Al Avison ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance

Newspaper Stranger (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Rita; Gary Palmer
Synopsis:
Gary Palmer arrives in the California mountains to write a story on a festival celebrating their Spanish heritage. The school assigns Rita, their best history student, to explain their local customs to Gary. Rita and Gary fall madly in love but he has contempt for the sleepy town - calling it half-dead. Rita loves Gary but tells him she loves the town more and if he doesn't then they can't stay together. At the festival ceremony the mayor makes a humbled Gary an honorary citizen. Realizing his error he runs to Rita, asking forgiveness and asks to marry her in Bellano.
Reprints:

What to Wear (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Avison ?
Inks:
Al Avison ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
fashion
Reprints:

Hero's Girl (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

Tease! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Janie Carson; Walt Paine
Synopsis:
Some girls are cautious with their kisses, but Janie Carson was very generous and was the most popular girl at East High School. When she decides to run for class president, she finds her opponent is a new student, Walt Paine. When Janie turned her charms on Walt, he also fell under her spell, but was it real or just a tease?
Reprints:

I Fell in Love with My History Teacher (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (illustration)
Inks:
Bob Powell (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

I Wanted Happiness (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Kay; Lucy; Stan Dryden
Synopsis:
Kay dates Stan Dryden, a much older man who her friend warns is not the marrying kind. The two date against her parents wishes and face her father's wrath when they arrive home. Stan temporarily calms the father down but soon keeps Kate out too late and is forbidden from seeing her. That night Kay sneaks out of the house as the couple race across state lines where Kay expects to be married. Stan tells her he has no such intentions and her screams draw the attention of a state trooper. Kay lies to avoid Stan being arrested and in gratitude Stan proposes but Kay has learned her lesson.
Reprints:

Doris Bigelow's Mailbag (Table of Contents: 7)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Words Of Love (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

Flight From Heartbreak (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Sink
Inks:
John Sink
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Helen; Trudy; Dean Randall
Synopsis:
Greatly affected by her parent's divorce when she was five Helen avoided romantic relations until Dean Randall came to town. Dean had every girl's heart fluttering; Helen's friend Trudy was his first date and she fell head-over-heels for him. Dean soon called on Helen and she accepted. They became a steady item until she felt trapped and suddenly broke it off. Dean and Trudy began dating again but when Helen visits her friend a heartbroken Trudy confesses that Dean is only interested in Her. The two reunite but both hope Trudy will find a love as deep as theirs.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Stranger In My Life?
  2. 1. Newspaper Stranger
  3. 2. What to Wear
  4. 3. Hero's Girl
  5. 4. Tease!
  6. 5. I Fell in Love with My History Teacher
  7. 6. I Wanted Happiness
  8. 7. Doris Bigelow's Mailbag
  9. 8. Words Of Love
  10. 9. Flight From Heartbreak
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mark Gordon
  • Jim Walls
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Wally Harrington
  • Peter Croome