Young Love #109
(April-May 1974)

DC, 1963 Series
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Volume
18
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1974-01-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [block]
Editing
Joe Simon; Allan Asherman (assistant editor)
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

On-sale date from Comic Reader #103.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Creig Flessel; Bill Draut?; Walt Simonson?; ?
Inks
Creig Flessel; Bill Draut ?; Walt Simonson?; ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
JS-100
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

cover images taken from interior art

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Liz Berube (signed) [as Elizabeth]
Inks
Liz Berube
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
JS-102

A Bad Trip (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
JS-24
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Robin becomes a successful teen model but she doesn't like the seedier side of the business.
Reprints

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

Marc -- On the Man's Side! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Marc]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
JS-101

Indexer Notes

advice column

4 Guys -- 4 Seasons (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
JS-105
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

illustrated poem

The Huntress (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Creig Flessel ?
Inks
Creig Flessel ?
Colors
?
Letters
Creig Flessel ?

Job Number
JS-28
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Marie keeps taking her friend Phyllis's boyfriends for herself.

Love Has No Voice (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
JS-193
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

illustrated poem

Little Doublecrosser (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Wally Wood ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-135
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Susan gets her friend Terry to write letters to the soldier she likes because she is insecure about her education, but Terry sets out to impress the guy herself.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "The Write Time to Love."

Shy Girl (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Job Number
B-291
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Claire spends years being too shy to approach the guy she likes.
Reprints

True Love; Why I Said "Yes" (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
JS-107
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

illustrated poem

I Wonder (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

illustrated poem

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1973
Average number of copies sold preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 117,690
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 116,895
Owner: National Periodical Publications, Inc., wholly owned by Warner Communications, Inc., both at 75 Rockefeller Plaza, N.Y., N.Y. 10019, a publicly-held corporation

The Mysterious Love Notes (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
JS-104
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Ann believes that she knows who is sending her love notes, but could she be mistaken?
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Love from a Stranger!"

A Couple of Kids (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Robbins
Inks
Ed Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Job Number
JS-108
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Barbara and Denny get married in spite of her parents' objections and learn that married life is a lot harder than they thought.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Too Young to Know!"

I Can't Get Him Out of My Mind! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
JS-106
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Margo won't marry her faithful boyfriend Ken because she thinks that her real dream man is still out there somewhere.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Secret Love."

Match-Maker, Match-Breaker (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Job Number
B-373
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Irene tries to keep her cousin Lilly away from Brett, who she thinks is wrong for Lilly, but then she falls in love with him herself.
Reprints

Why Can't I Hold a Boy? (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-144
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Janie is always being compared unfavorably to her younger sister by their mother, because Janie can't keep a boyfriend interested in her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "No Love for Janie."

Something Else on His Mind (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Ric Estrada
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Job Number
JS-109
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Janie treats Richard badly even though she knows he is in love with her. Years later they meet again and she changes her mind, but she hears that Richard wants to get back at her by dumping her just as she dumped him before.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Young Love -- Old Love!" Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. A Bad Trip
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marc -- On the Man's Side!
  5. 4. 4 Guys -- 4 Seasons
  6. 5. The Huntress
  7. 6. Love Has No Voice
  8. 7. Little Doublecrosser
  9. 8. Shy Girl
  10. 9. True Love; Why I Said "Yes"
  11. 10. I Wonder
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. The Mysterious Love Notes
  14. 13. A Couple of Kids
  15. 14. I Can't Get Him Out of My Mind!
  16. 15. Match-Maker, Match-Breaker
  17. 16. Why Can't I Hold a Boy?
  18. 17. Something Else on His Mind
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tristan Lapoussi√®re
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Jim Stangas
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