Young Romance #188

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1972
Page count
36
Cover price
0.20 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/96434

Credits

Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, Story Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled [Affair of Honor] Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-1081

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jay Scott Pike, line art [signed]
 
Vince Colletta , line art (background figure)
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer

Notes

Background figure looks like it was added or altered by Vince Colletta.

Show/hide 1. Affair of Honor Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-1093

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Love Song Romances (Murray, 1978 series) #85 ([January 1979?])
Affair of Honor

Synopsis

Rita believes that she has no choice but to go through with an arranged marriage to Miklos even though she truly loves Neil, but Neil is determined that they will be together somehow.

Show/hide 2. Untitled ("Get Your Man" Contest) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
"Get Your Man" Contest
Code
D-2007

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

recipes submitted by readers

Show/hide 3. When a Man Loves You Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-1098

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jay Scott Pike, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #128 (October 1967)
I Wish I Could Love You!  (retitled and significantly remixed)
Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #63 ([October 1967?])
I Wish I Could Love You!
Printed in
Cupido Classics (Classics/Williams, 1972 series) #41 (1976)

Synopsis

Sue isn't sure of her feelings for Tony until they nearly break up.

Notes

Original title: "I Wish I Could Love You!" Story significantly revamped to remove two pages.

Show/hide 4. Why You Should Never Trap a Man into Marriage! Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Code
F-103

Credits

Writing
, author
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Secret Garden of Love) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Secret Garden of Love
Genre
Romance
Code
D-2006

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Text
, typeset

Notes

poetry submitted by readers

Show/hide 6. The Treasure Hunt! Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-562

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

Elena's plans to marry a rich husband disappear when she meets Tony, a beach bum who is studying oceanography.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Laura Penn... Your Romance Reporter) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Laura Penn... Your Romance Reporter
Code
D-1076

Credits

Writing
, scripter [as Laura Penn]
Art
Jay Scott Pike, penciller (logo illustration)
 
, inker (logo illustration)
Colours
, colourist (logo illustration)
Text
, typeset

Notes

advice column


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #88.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 103397

Entry created

  • 28/08/2022

Cover added

  • 28/08/2022

Index completed

  • 28/08/2022