Love Diary #3

Published
February 1952
Page count
24
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1887915

Credits

Editing
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"This frankly revealing story of young marriage is so human, intimate -- for every heart that is --- Too Young to Marry…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. Love Thief Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Edna Terriss; Greg Folsom; Virginia; Bob; Jean; Virginia's mother; Virginia's father

Credits

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
John Forte (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colours
? (grey wash)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?
Editing
Ray Hermann

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Diary (Our Publishing, 1949 series) #15 (April 1951)
Love Thief

Synopsis

After her father’s death, Edna comes to live with her aunt and uncle, Virginia’s parents. Virginia tries to include Edna in her social circle, but her friends don’t trust the newcomer, suspecting she's a man-stealer. Indeed, Virginia catches Edna trying to steal her boyfriend Greg. Her mother advises her to fight for her man, and Virginia does so. Greg confirms his love for Virginia and they wed. Edna leaves town.

Show/hide 2. Too Young to Marry Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Jim Pearson; Patty; Mrs. Stewart

Credits

Pencils
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Colours
? (grey wash)
Letters
Ed Hamilton
Editing
Ray Hermann

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Diary (Our Publishing, 1949 series) #14 (March 1951)
Too Young to Marry

Synopsis

18-year-old Patty decides to marry Jim, against her parents’ advice. She has to keep her factory job to help pay the bills, and soon finds keeping house and working a full-time job is difficult and tiring. Jim and Patty squabble over money; he takes a night course so he can get a raise. Patty, left alone more than ever, decides to leave Jim. Patty's mature co-worker Mrs. Stewart says a successful marriage requires time and dedication: Patty has to think of herself as part of a couple, not a selfish individual. Patty and Jim reconcile.

Show/hide 3. No Place for Love! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Carol; Nancy; Bob Rodgers; Marie

Credits

Pencils
Gene Colan ?
Inks
Vince Alascia ?
Colours
? (grey wash)
Letters
Ed Hamilton
Editing
Ray Hermann

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Diary (Our Publishing, 1949 series) #14 (March 1951)
No Place for Love!

Synopsis

Secretary Carol despises sloppiness and disorder, while her sister Nancy prefers to take life as it comes. Carol becomes irritated when her boyfriend Bob deviates from their usual routines. Bob calls her a “hopeless neurotic” and breaks up with her. With Nancy’s help, Carol conquers her compulsive desire for neatness and order, and finds herself enjoying life more. Bob returns and they make up.


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AusReprints ID

  • 17163

Entry created

  • 01/04/2018

Cover added

  • 26/12/2018

Last updated

  • 26/12/2018