(August 1962)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept. and Dec.
On-sale Date
1962-05-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Arleigh Publishing Corporation
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Phyllis Reed

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Prescription for Love! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Cover art taken from the splash page of the last story in this issue.

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Childhood Sweetheart (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky ?
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I must admit I didn't know too much about the man I was going to marry--except that he was well-to-do -- but, far more important than that, I loved him with all my heart and soul!
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Vic brings Grace to see the family estate where they will live after they are married, but Bonnie, the housekeeper's daughter, reminds Vic that he once promised to marry her.

Nothing but Despair! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It doesn't take long for a heart to break... only as long as it takes to fall in love with someone who belongs to someone else...
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Salesgirl Ellen gives Charles advice about gifts for his girlfriend, but falls in love with him herself.

Second to None (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Abruzzo
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There was no one alive like my Tommy! He could send those notes clear up to the top of the sky, until even the angels listened! I wanted him more than my heart could bear! But I didn't expect a heartbreak...
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Insecure Jennifer can't let go of Tommy after their breakup, and eventually she is vindicated when he comes back to her.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ann Martin]
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am sixteen and I live with my grandmother...
Synopsis
relationship advice

Prescription for Love! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I always thought it was a nurse's duty to make her patients feel there was a cure for every human ailment... but I soon found out when a nurse loses her heart to a patient, there is no...
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Efficient nurse Nancy unexpectedly falls in love with Rick, her patient, but soon realizes that he doesn't feel the same way.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Splash page used as cover art for this issue. Romita pencils per previous indexer and Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Werner Roth. Inks previously credited to Bernard Sachs.

Be Wise... Be Smart... (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Is It a Date? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Prescription for Love!
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Childhood Sweetheart
  4. 3. Nothing but Despair!
  5. 4. Second to None
  6. 5. ["I am sixteen and I live with my grandmother..."]
    Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love
  7. 6. Prescription for Love!
  8. 7. Be Wise... Be Smart...
    Girls' Romances
  9. 8. Is It a Date?
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