Young Love #122
(November 1976)

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Volume
20
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly (with the exception of Dec., Feb., Apr., June and Aug.)
On-sale Date
1976-08-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [heart]
Barcode
0709893074511
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Tony Isabella (story 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 #134.


[There's No Such Thing As Love!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Dick Giordano ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-309
Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Comic Reader #134 credits this cover to Jack Sparling and Vince Colletta.

There's No Such Thing As Love (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway [as Gerard Conway]
Pencils
Ric Estrada; Tony DeZuñiga (page 1)
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G-870
Genre
romance
Characters
Davis; Denisse
Synopsis
Davis is fascinated by Denisse, a cynical girl he meets by chance and keeps encountering, though she insists that love doesn't exist. When he learns more about her background, he understands her attitude and is determined to convince her that he does love her.
Keywords
surfing

Green Lantern and the Fruit Pie Scene (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Green Lantern; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The DC Line of Super-Stars (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Love Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella ?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-544
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome, reader, to the new YOUNG LOVE!

You Can Edit Young Love! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

How We Met / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4614 ?
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Working in the flower shop had always been interesting...
Genre
romance
Synopsis
A handsome customer decides to give salesgirl Jasmine the flowers he's buying.

Your Fall Forecast (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Christina Schubert
Pencils
Liz Berube (signed) [as Elizabeth]
Inks
Liz Berube (signed) [as Elizabeth]
Colors
Liz Berube ?
Letters
Liz Berube ?

Job Number
G-1062

Indexer Notes

horoscope

The Boy of My Dreams (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Friedlander
Pencils
Ernie Colon
Inks
Ernie Colon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-501
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Janie isn't satisfied with any of the guys she meets because she's waiting for the perfect one, who turns out to be a bit of a surprise to her friends.

Gilda Radner (Table of Contents: 9)

Young Woman of the Month / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ellen Spencer
Pencils
Joe Orlando [as Joe] (signed)
Inks
Vince Colletta [as Vinnie] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4394
Genre
biography

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

Beauty on a Budget / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now! Straight-leg jeans are in...
Genre
fashion; romance

20 Miles to Heartbreak, Part 1 (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Friedlander
Pencils
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks
Vince Colletta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Alex Toth
Editing
Dick Giordano (original story)

Job Number
J-1425 ?
Genre
romance
Characters
Melanie Winters; Bill Anderson; Roger Bryan; Juan Perez
Synopsis
Melanie's mother keeps pushing her to meet rich and well-connected boys but none of them hold her interest. But Melanie is hiding a huge secret -- she's in love with her stepfather, and she runs away from home rather than face the problem.
Reprints

Two Heads... One Heart! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Arneson
Pencils
John Tartaglione
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G-394
Genre
romance
Synopsis
Jill writes a letter to her boyfriend Rob before leaving for college, promising to wait for him.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [There's No Such Thing As Love!]
  2. 1. There's No Such Thing As Love
  3. 2. Green Lantern and the Fruit Pie Scene
    Green Lantern; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. The DC Line of Super-Stars
  5. 4. ["Welcome, reader, to the new YOUNG LOVE!"]
    Love Letters
  6. 5. You Can Edit Young Love!
  7. 6. ["Working in the flower shop had always been interesting..."]
    How We Met
  8. 7. Your Fall Forecast
  9. 8. The Boy of My Dreams
  10. 9. Gilda Radner
    Young Woman of the Month
  11. 10. ["Now! Straight-leg jeans are in..."]
    Beauty on a Budget
  12. 11. 20 Miles to Heartbreak, Part 1
  13. 12. Two Heads... One Heart!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
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