Young Romance #200

DC Comics

United States

Published
July-August 1974
Page count
100
Cover price
0.60 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/96446

Credits

Editing
Joe Simon
Allan Asherman (associate editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover I Can't Help the Way I Am! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-134

Credits

Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Win Mortimer
Creig Flessel
Jim Mooney ?
Inks
Jay Scott Pike
Win Mortimer
Creig Flessel
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

illustrations taken from interior panels

Show/hide 1. Table of Contents Table of contents, 1 page

Featuring

Code
JS-135

Credits

Art
Ric Estrada (illustrations)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Show/hide 2. He Touched Me! Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
G-426

Credits

Art
Ric Estrada
Letters
Irv Watanabe ?

Synopsis

Carol's mother always seems to interfere with Carol's dating life, and one day Carol discovers her mother's diary, which reveals the reasons for the behavior.

Show/hide 3. I Can't Help the Way I Am! (My True Love Confession) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
My True Love Confession
Genre
Romance
Code
JS-136

Credits

Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Dick Giordano
Letters
Charlotte Jetter ?
Editing
Jack Miller (original story)

Synopsis

Karen is in love with Kip, a cynical musician with no definite plans for his future, but her parents send her away to college to break the couple up. Six months later Karen meets him again, but wonders whether anything has changed in his attitude.

Notes

Original title: "My Time to Love." Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details; originally a two-part story reprinted as one.

Show/hide 4. Kid Brothers Text story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-137

Credits

Author
Art
Creig Flessel (illustrations)
Letters
typeset
?

Notes

Illustrated poem. Possible Flessel art per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Win Mortimer.

Show/hide 5. Pajama Party Text story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-141

Credits

Author
Art
Win Mortimer (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Love Song Romances (Murray, 1977 series) #90 ([August 1980?])
Pajama Party: The Night I Wish Never Happened

Notes

illustrated poem

Show/hide 6. Why Did I Have to Love a Beach Bum? Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-126

Credits

Art
Jay Scott Pike
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?
Editing
Jack Miller (original story)

Synopsis

Ann's parents disapprove of her surfer boyfriend, Eddy, but it turns out that Eddy is willing to change himself into someone they will like.

Notes

Original title: "The Truth About Men!" Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Show/hide 7. Don't Make Me Beg! (My True Love Confession) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
My True Love Confession
Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
John Rosenberger ?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?
Editing
Jack Miller (original story)

Synopsis

Ann risks her longtime relationship with Drew because of a brief attraction to Bill, who seems much more exciting.

Notes

Original title: "Please Take Me Back." Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Show/hide 8. I Had to Love! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-263

Credits

Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Synopsis

A woman becomes obsessed with a painting of a handsome man and revisits the gallery where it hangs every day. She meets the model for the painting but he turns out to be shallow and uninteresting, and she finds that it's the artist who really attracted her.

Notes

Original title: "I Had to Love!" Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Paul -- The Other Side!) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Paul -- The Other Side!
Code
JS-133

Credits

Script
? [as Paul]
Letters
typeset

Notes

advice column

Show/hide 10. Why Can't I Think of Something to Say? (My True Love Confession) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
My True Love Confession
Genre
Romance
Code
JS-140

Credits

Script
Phyllis Reed
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Della tries desperately to overcome her shyness.

Notes

Original title: "Heart-Shy!"

Show/hide 11. I'm Not Interested! Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-138

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Joe Giella (splash page ?)
Bernard Sachs
Inks
Bernard Sachs ?
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Jack Miller (original story)

Synopsis

Liz relentlessly pursues Perry until he has to tell her publicly that he just isn't interested in her. Fortunately, her next-door neighbor Bud, whom she has always ignored, is there to confess his love for her.

Notes

Original title: "I'll Make Him Love Me!" New splash page and some alterations to update hairstyles and other details.


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #105.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 22209

Entry created

  • 25/05/2019

Cover added

  • 25/05/2019

Index completed

  • 25/05/2019