Secret Hearts #49

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14525

Credits

Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Come Back, Heartbreak! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Sy Barry
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Notes

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

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

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

inside front cover

Show/hide 2. Catch a Dream! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Bill Draut

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #9 ([October 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 3. Untitled (Joan) Comic story, 1 page

"Big date with Fred tonight, Mabel!"

Featuring

Feature
Joan
Genre
Humor; romance

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #13 (February-March 1952)
Sandwiches in the Park
Show/hide 4. Pretending Heart Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Arthur Peddy
Inks
Vince Colletta

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #9 ([October 1958])
Pretending Heart

Synopsis

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

Show/hide 5. Diane Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Inks
Vince Colletta

Synopsis

Hurricane Diane and a girl by the same name both help to reunite Meg with her former love Rick.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love

Credits

Script
? [as Ann Martin]
Art
? (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
Typeset

Notes

Advice Column

Show/hide 7. Come Back, Heartbreak! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Sy Barry (p 1)
Arthur Peddy ? (pp 2-8)
Inks
Bernard Sachs (p 1)
Vince Colletta (pp 2-8)

Synopsis

Letty is obsessed with a handsome stranger she sees on the street until she actually meets him.

Notes

splash art also used for cover

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Oddities in Romance) Cartoon, 1 page

"Marriage by capture existed almost everywhere…"

Featuring

Feature
Oddities in Romance
Genre
Non-fiction; romance

Credits

Art
Mort Drucker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #14 (April-May 1952)
Untitled

Synopsis

Courtship customs.

Notes

inside back cover

Show/hide 9. Do You Want to Fall in Love? Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

back cover; house ad for the DC line of romance comics


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32193

Entry created

  • 13/07/2007

Cover added

  • 02/04/2010

Index completed

  • 28/12/2018

Last updated

  • 28/12/2018