(August-September 1968)

DC, 1963 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1968-06-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Miller
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #69, 107-114)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is the only squarebound 68-page DC romance comic. On-sale date from copyright registration.

Artwork in some stories has been re-inked to change hairstyles and other details.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
romance

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis
listing of stories in this issue

Tears for a Dream! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita (p 1); Werner Roth (pp 2-8)
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Larry Nadle (original story)

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Ginger fears that her sister Jean is going to steal her boyfriend Roger as she has others in the past.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Mad Mad Modes for Moderns / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now is the time to take a good long critical look...
Genre
fashion
Synopsis
hairstyle page
Reprints
  • from ?

Heartbreak in Paradise! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Larry Nadle (original story)

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Ginny has read lots of books about how to attract a man, and she follows all the rules when she meets Les Harper. But though they share many interests and spend all their free time together, Les ends up resenting her for monopolizing him. Ginny takes some advice from his mother and backs off until he comes back to her.
Reprints

A Shoe for Cinderella! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Phyllis Reed (original story)

Genre
romance
Synopsis
When rich Rory Maxwell pursues Mary Lou she can only remember the way he treated her when they were children and she thinks he's laughing at her all over again. He stops her from leaving town at the last minute by proposing marriage.
Reprints

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

Mad Mad Modes for Moderns / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A thing of beauty is a joy forever!
Genre
fashion
Reprints
  • from ?

Moment of Truth! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Phyllis Reed (original story)

Genre
romance
Synopsis
When Mary falls in love with Curtis, she doesn't know he was previously engaged to her late sister.
Reprints

To Hide from Love! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Phyllis Reed (original story)

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Paul and Leslie have an argument and separate but he never stops hoping she will return.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mad Mad Modes for Moderns / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Entertaining at home?
Genre
fashion
Reprints
  • from ?

Forgive Me, Forget Me! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Phyllis Reed (original story)

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Though she tries mightily to resist, Nola falls in love with Jack, but she has not told him that she is dying.
Reprints

The Do's and Dont's (Table of Contents: 11)

Mad Mad Modes for Moderns / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fashion
Reprints
  • from ?

Curtain for a Heart! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Sachs
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Phyllis Reed (original story)

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Producer Victor tells Brenda that she's all wrong for a role in the play he's casting because she has never been in love. She meets a younger man and finally begins to understand what love is, but learns that he has only been trying to get her to introduce him to her producer friend. Luckily, it turns out that Victor has been in love with her the whole time.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Tears for a Dream!
  4. 3. ["Now is the time to take a good long critical look..."]
    Mad Mad Modes for Moderns
  5. 4. Heartbreak in Paradise!
  6. 5. A Shoe for Cinderella!
  7. 6. ["A thing of beauty is a joy forever!"]
    Mad Mad Modes for Moderns
  8. 7. Moment of Truth!
  9. 8. To Hide from Love!
  10. 9. ["Entertaining at home?"]
    Mad Mad Modes for Moderns
  11. 10. Forgive Me, Forget Me!
  12. 11. The Do's and Dont's
    Mad Mad Modes for Moderns
  13. 12. Curtain for a Heart!
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  • Dwayne Best
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