Magic Moment Romances #9

Published
October 1958
Page count
100
Cover price
2/6 [0-2-6 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/320399

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Image of Love! Cover, 1 page

"One look told me that Jimmy had lied... That he could never be more to me than a heartless... "Image of Love!""

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #48 (July 1958)
Image of Love!

Notes

Cover art based on the splash page of "Image of Love!"

Show/hide 1. Untitled (Oddities in Romance) Comic story, 1 page

"It is said that wearing the wedding ring on the left hand signifies the subjection of the wive to the husband."

Featuring

Feature
Oddities in Romance
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #4 (August-September 1950)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #47 (May 1958)
Untitled

Synopsis

Information on wearing a wedding ring, throwing rice, arranged marriages, and "wearing one's heart on one's sleeve".

Show/hide 2. Image of Love! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #48 (July 1958)
Image of Love!

Synopsis

A girl nearly loses the man who loves her because a previous bad experience makes it hard for her to trust.

Show/hide 3. Pretending Heart Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Arthur Peddy
Inks
Vince Colletta
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #49 (August 1958)
Pretending Heart

Synopsis

A girl at a masquerade ball realises that she can't judge a man by the costume he wears.

Show/hide 4. Run from Love! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Love Stories (DC, 1949 series) #56 (August 1958)
Run from Love
Show/hide 5. Forget Me Never Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #54 (September 1958)
Forget Me Never!

Synopsis

Laurie falls in love with Bill, who keeps coming into the store where she works to buy presents that she suggests for another girl. Eventually he reveals that he has been buying them for her, but was too shy to say so.

Show/hide 6. Heart without Hope Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #39 (June-July 1956)
Heart without Hope!
Show/hide 7. Awaken to Love Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
John Forte ?
Inks
Sid Greene ?
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #53 (July 1958)
Awaken to Love!

Synopsis

Mary Beth is attracted to Ted, a handsome newcomer, but finallly realizes that Chris, who she's known for years, is the man she really loves.

Show/hide 8. A Shoulder to Cry On Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 9. Follow Me Forever Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #48 (July 1958)
Follow Me Forever!

Synopsis

Howie has been in love with Sue for years, but stepped aside because she preferred Bobby. When he hears that Bobby isn't treating Sue right he decides that he may have one last chance.

Show/hide 10. Catch a Dream Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Bill Draut
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #49 (August 1958)
Catch a Dream!

Synopsis

A man tries to follow a pretty girl he sees on the street, convinced she will be his true love.

Show/hide 11. Rebound to Love Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
John Forte
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #54 (September 1958)
Rebound to Love!

Synopsis

Bonnie fears that Hank still loves his old girlfriend Jean.

Show/hide 12. Heartbreak Ahead Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Inks
Vince Colletta ?
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #48 (July 1958)
Heartbreak Ahead!

Synopsis

Carole is surprised to find herself falling in love with Vince, who earlier broke her sister's heart.

Show/hide 13. Why Can't I Love You Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #48 (July 1958)
Why Can't I Love You?

Synopsis

Anne and Burton are reunited after many years but a forgotten incident from the past comes between them.

Show/hide 14. Tears for My Love Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Ann Brewster
Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Falling in Love (DC, 1955 series) #20 (August 1958)
Tears for My Love!
Also printed
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #65 (January-February 1968)
Tears for My Love!
Show/hide 15. Strange Glove Beliefs Comic story, 1 page

"According to an old English custom, whenever a lady found a man asleep and kissed him, he had to give her a present of a pair of gloves..."

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Script
Morris Waldinger ?
Art
Morris Waldinger
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Robert Kanigher (actual editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #63 (January 1954)
Strange Glove Beliefs
Also printed
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #11 (July-August 1958)
Strange Glove Beliefs
 
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #160 (February 1966)
Strange Glove Beliefs
 
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #56 ([August 1966?])
Strange Glove Beliefs

Synopsis

Information on customs and superstitions about gloves.

Notes

This printing is probably sourced from the reprint in House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #11 (July-August 1958).


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32191

Entry created

  • 13/07/2007

Cover added

  • 02/04/2010

Index completed

  • 02/04/2010

Last updated

  • 28/12/2018