Young Romance #175

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1971
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24587

Credits

Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, Editor
 
Ethan C. Mordden, Assistant Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled [My Summer Romance] Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-383

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Heart to Heart Romance Library (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #177 ([June 1973?])
The Wall Between Us

Notes

Pike inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Vince Colletta.

Show/hide 1. The Wall Between Us Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-321
Characters
Carlos Ramirez; Ruth Hagan; Win Elliot

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Heart to Heart Romance Library (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #177 ([June 1973?])
The Wall Between Us

Synopsis

A social worker becomes infatuated with one of her out-of-work clients.

Notes

Pencilling credit from Saaf's original invoice, supplied by Steve Saaf via GCD Errors list.

Show/hide 2. Fifteen Ways to Get Over a Broken Heart Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Code
D-310

Credits

Writing
, author
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 3. Man's View! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-243
Characters
Jim; Nina

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
John Romita, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Heart Throbs: The Best of DC Romance Comics (Simon and Schuster, 1979 series) #[nn] (1979)
Original
Girls' Love Stories (DC, 1949 series) #92 (January 1963)

Synopsis

Jim has a girl in every port and doesn't want to get tied down, but when he meets Nina he can't get her out of his mind.

Notes

Original title: "Sealed with a Kiss!" Retouched art.

Show/hide 4. Secret Garden of Love Poetry Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Code
D-424

Credits

Writing
, author (various)
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

Poetry. Art reprinted from various stories.

Show/hide 5. A Girl Without Love! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-203
Characters
Gloria Swift; Rodney Cabot III; Simon; Gretchen Swift; Mathew Swift

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Twin Hearts (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #179 ([March 1973?])
A Girl without Love
Printed in
Twin Hearts (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #179

Synopsis

Gloria's family is affluent and her parents force her to go our with wealthy escorts, but she finds them boring. Then she meets a musician who works in a gas station to make ends meet.

Notes

Pencilling credit from Saaf's original invoice, supplied by Steve Saaf via GCD Errors list.

Show/hide 6. My Summer Romance! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-247
Characters
Bruce; Vivian Tanner; Cary Gerard

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Original
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #25 (December 1954-January 1955)

Synopsis

Vivian returns to Lighthouse Island to reminisce about a summer romance that had ended badly.

Notes

Original title: "Trip to Heartbreak!" Retouched art to update hairstyles and fashions.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Do's and Dont's of Dating) Text article, 1 page

"Oh! -- There's Bruce... What a dreamboat!"

Featuring

Feature
Do's and Dont's of Dating
Code
D-212

Credits

Writing
, author [as Page Peterson]
Art
, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #87 ([October 1971])
Untitled
Show/hide 8. The Love Game Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-244
Characters
Jayne; Phyllis; Freddy Benton

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #42 (March-April 1964)
Boys Are Fools!  (retitled and updated)

Synopsis

Phyllis' glamorous older sister teaches her that all fellows should be treated coldly and ruthlessly to avoid getting hurt by them.

Notes

Original title: "Boys Are Fools!"

Show/hide 9. D.C. Sweeps A.C.B.A. Awards Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Neal Adams, line art
 
, inker (covers only)
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer

Notes

Includes pencil sketches of the Academy of Comic Book Artists 1971 Shazam Awards winners from DC and cover reproductions of Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #76 and #86.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 19112

Entry created

  • 08/12/2018

Cover added

  • 08/12/2018

Index completed

  • 20/05/2022

Last updated

  • 20/05/2022