Young Romance #137

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
August-September 1965
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/96408

Credits

Editing
Jack Miller

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Too Young to Go Steady! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Bernard Sachs ?
Gene Colan ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

cover art from splash page of the last story in this issue

Show/hide 1. Untitled (Glamour Wigs) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Glamour Wigs

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

inside front cover

Show/hide 2. Love Is Here-- Love Is Gone! (Bonnie Taylor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bonnie Taylor
Genre
Romance
Characters
Bonnie Taylor

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Bernard Sachs ?
John Romita ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #50 ([August 1965?])
Love Is Here--Love Is Gone

Synopsis

In Cairo, Bonnie meets a man in a museum who believes she resembles an ancient Egyptian princess. She falls in love with him but he drowns saving her when their rented sailboat capsizes, just as the princess's lover did.

Notes

Kanigher script credit from the Who's Who of American Comic Books.

Show/hide 3. Beauty News (Romance in Fashion) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Romance in Fashion

Credits

Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Synopsis

hairstyle and makeup tips

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Laura Penn... Your Romance Reporter) Letters page, 1.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Laura Penn... Your Romance Reporter

Credits

Script
? [as Laura Penn]
Pencils
John Romita (logo illustration)
Inks
John Romita ? (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

relationship advice

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Falling in Love; Heart Throbs) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Falling in Love; Heart Throbs
Show/hide 6. Donna Walker, Carol Gerold (Miss Young America) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Miss Young America

Credits

Pencils
John Romita (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Two winners in DC's Miss Young America competition, Donna Walker and Carol Gerold, with sketches of the girls by John Romita.

Show/hide 7. Too Young to Go Steady! Comic story, 12.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan ?
Bernard Sachs ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Louise and Dennis start to go steady in high school though her mother thinks it's too soon. After three years together, Dennis breaks up with her, and Louise finds it difficult to go out with any other boy.

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Secret Hearts; Girls' Love Stories) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Secret Hearts; Girls' Love Stories
Show/hide 9. '65 Fashion News (Romance in Fashion) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Romance in Fashion
Genre
Fashion

Credits

Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Show/hide 10. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Romance Magazines for Only $1.00 Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Hit Records) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hit Records

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

inside back cover

Show/hide 12. Untitled (100 Little Dolls) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
100 Little Dolls

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

inside back cover

Show/hide 13. Untitled (Cheerful Card Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cheerful Card Company

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

back cover


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 19233

Entry created

Cover added

Index completed