Young Love #112
(October-November 1974)

DC, 1963 Series
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Volume
18
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1974-07-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
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 #108.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?; ?; ?; Nick Cardy
Inks
?; ?; Vince Colletta; Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Job Number
JS-192
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

cover illustrations taken from interior art

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
Vince Colletta (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
JS-193

Never Been Kissed (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R-183
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Nora tells her friends that she is secretly dating singing star Johnny Apollo, but she is horrified to learn that her lie will be exposed when he comes to play a concert in her town.
Reprints

His Plaything! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G-1018
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Alex's girlfriend Nancy breaks up with him when she joins a womens' lib group, but none of the other girls he dates seem as interesting to him as she was.

Remember Your Valentine (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
JS-194
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

illustrated poem

I Could Love Him, But - Could I Trust Him! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Jack Miller (original story)

Job Number
JS-198
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Janie wants to fall in love, even though everyone she knows says that men can't be trusted. When she meets Peter she thinks they're perfect for each other -- until she sees him kissing another girl!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Can Any Man Be Trusted?" Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Last page reads "Special Announcement! The next 100-Page Super Spectacular Romance Issue will be Young Romance on sale Aug. 1 Don't miss it!"

Give Me Something to Remember You By! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Colletta
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp (splash page only?)
Editing
Joe Orlando (original story)

Job Number
JS-178
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Denise is sad when her new boyfriend Warren relocates to another town, but he introduces her to his friend Peter who takes an immediate interest in her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details

Nothing Lasts Forever (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Joe Orlando (original story)

Job Number
JS-179
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Peggy is devastated when Richard breaks up with her, but by the time he changes his mind and wants her back, she realizes that she is over him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Memory of Heartbreak." Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Distant Admirer (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
JS-176
Genre
romance
Synopsis
When Mindy becomes the pupil of famous pianist Greg Talmadge, she falls in love with him but he only wants to use her as an example of his talent as a mentor.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "If Love Had Its Way." Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

With Love and Kisses (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer ?
Inks
Vince Colletta ?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Jack Miller (original story)

Job Number
JS-177
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Gail reluctantly agrees to write love letters for her friend Lana to Lana's boyfriend Stephen, even though Gail loves him herself.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Letters of Heartbreak." Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Marc - On the Man's Side! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Marc]
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
JS-173
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Marc: My brother is going steady...

Indexer Notes

advice column

How We Met (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
JS-155
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Kathy receives a love poem in the mail, and is surprised to learn that it's the mailman who sent it.

The Pretty One (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
JS-196
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Gwen is intimidated by her pretty friend Janice, who always attracts the handsomest guys.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "The Boy We Loved."

One Boy After Another (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-274
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Diane moves easily from one guy to the next until no one will date her because of her reputation. She gets another chance when her family moves to another town, and she decides to do things differently.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "I Couldn't Be Faithful!"

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Never Been Kissed
  4. 3. His Plaything!
  5. 4. Remember Your Valentine
  6. 5. I Could Love Him, But - Could I Trust Him!
  7. 6. Give Me Something to Remember You By!
  8. 7. Nothing Lasts Forever
  9. 8. Distant Admirer
  10. 9. With Love and Kisses
  11. 10. ["Dear Marc: My brother is going steady..."]
    Marc - On the Man's Side!
  12. 11. How We Met
  13. 12. The Pretty One
  14. 13. One Boy After Another
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Stangas
  • Nick Caputo
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