Young Love #78

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
January-February 1970
Page count
36
Cover price
0.15 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
DC: Superman National Comics
 
DC: Superman National Comics
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/96347

Credits

Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover 20 Miles to Heartbreak Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Melanie Winters; Roger Bryan

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Dick Giordano, line art
 
Dick Giordano , penciller
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Show/hide 1. 20 Miles to Heartbreak, Part 1 Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Melanie Winters; Bill Anderson; Roger Bryan; Juan Perez

Credits

Writing
Barbara Friedlander, scripter
Art
Alex Toth, penciller [signed]
 
Vince Colletta, inker [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Alex Toth, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #122 (November 1976)
20 Miles to Heartbreak, Part 1

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.

Notes

story continues in Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #141 (January 1970)

Show/hide 2. Panic Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
G-450

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #78 ([April 1970])
Panic
Printed in
Magic Moment Romances (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #78 ([April 1970] ?)

Synopsis

Michele's boyfriend arrives early for their date and doesn't care that she's not finished getting ready -- he's only taking her to a football game.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Happenings!) Illustration, 2 pages

"Wake up your tired love life..."

Featuring

Feature
Happenings!
Genre
Fashion
Code
928

Credits

Writing
Elizabeth Safian , scripter [as Liz Berube]
Art
Elizabeth Safian, line art [as Liz Berube]
Colours
Elizabeth Safian , colourist [as Liz Berube]
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Falling in Love Romances (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #68 ([December 1971?])
Untitled
Show/hide 4. A Kiss to Tame a Tiger! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
G-239

Credits

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

Synopsis

Ellie meets the dashing and dangerous Rufus but she tries to change him into the kind of guy she thinks she wants, which never works out.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Happenings!) Illustration, 1 page

"The time is now! The look is then!"

Featuring

Feature
Happenings!
Genre
Fashion
Code
G-198

Credits

Writing
Elizabeth Safian , scripter [as Liz Berube]
Art
Elizabeth Safian, line art [as Liz Berube]
Colours
Elizabeth Safian , colourist [as Liz Berube]
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

hairstyle page

Show/hide 6. Untitled [Conclusion] (Life and Loves of Lisa St. Claire) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Life and Loves of Lisa St. Claire
Genre
Romance
Code
G-236
Characters
Lisa St. Claire; Steve Finch; Jonathan St. Claire

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Falling in Love Romances (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #65 ([June 1971?])
Who Am I? What Am I? [Conclusion]

Synopsis

Jonathan St. Claire has Steve beaten up, then tries to buy him off, but Steve refuses to leave Lisa. The couple makes plans to marry, even if it means her father will cut her off from her fortune. As they prepare to leave forever, St. Claire realizes that Steve is just the kind of strong man he needs to succeed him in business, and to take care of his daughter, and he finally gives them his blessing.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (As Jane Ford Sees It) Letters page, 1 page

"I have a really terrible problem, one that I think will affect..."

Featuring

Feature
As Jane Ford Sees It
Code
G-395

Credits

Writing
Carol Fein , scripter [as Jane Ford]
Art
, line art (logo illustration)
 
Jay Scott Pike , penciller (logo illustration)
Colours
, colourist (logo illustration)
Text
, typeset

Notes

relationship advice


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 19244

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