Young Love #13

Published
November 1973
Page count
68
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover I Saw You Kissing Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
, painter
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 1. Look for These Exciting Comics [Sport Magazine] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Look for these exciting comics at your favourite bookstall. Climax Adventure Comic 11, The Fastest Gun Western 1, Devil Doone Adventure Comic 44, Ringo 19."

Details

Printed
1972 to 1973
Genre
Adventure; Western
More...
Look for These Exciting Comics [Sport Magazine]

Notes

These four series were initially published with the Colour Comics logo on the cover, but the publisher listed is Sport Magazine on the interior.

Show/hide 2. I Saw You Kissing Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Gerry Kane; Linda; Tim; Mrs Lewis; Sandy; Tina

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Luis Garcia Mozos, line art
Text
, letterer
 
, typeset

Synopsis

Linda is suck on Gerry, who lives in the flat above her. When a box of dangerous pills goes missing and a neighbour's son is at risk, the two finally get to know each other.

Notes

This feature is probably reprinted from Valentine. Artist identified by David Roach.

Show/hide 3. But He's Not the Boy for Me! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
217Z
Characters
Don; Brenda; Warren; Asher; Leonard Durand

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [credited]
Art
John Buscema, penciller [credited as J. Buscema]
 
Frank Giacoia, inker [credited]
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Our Love Story (Marvel, 1969 series) #5 (June 1970)
But He's Not the Boy for Me!
Also printed
United States
My Love (Marvel, 1969 series) #23 (May 1973)
But He's Not the Boy for Me!
 
United States
My Love (Marvel, 1969 series) #33 (March 1975)
But He's Not the Boy for Me!

Synopsis

Brenda is waiting for just the right man—but can she recognise him when she finds him?

Show/hide 4. Runaway Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Beth; Ray; Tom Fenton

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ramón Torrents, line art
Text
, letterer
 
, typeset
Editing
Bill Williamson, original Editor
 
Trudy Culross, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United Kingdom
Valentine (IPC, 1968 series) 19 September 1970 (19 September 1970)
Runaway

Synopsis

Beth reflects that she's always been a coward. She meets Ray at the café and strikes up a romance. At first it's fine, then Ray works long hours during the summer invasion. Beth is lonely. She meets visitor Tom on the pier and agrees to meet again. So Beth has a problem—whatever happens, Ray or Tom or Beth will get hurt. Then she sees Ray and Tom coming towards her at the same time and she runs. But she has another problem—she has to stop running sometime.

Notes

Artist's credits are based on information provided by David Roach at deskartesmil.blogspot.com/.../...rrents-en-uk.html.

Show/hide 5. Don't Let It Happen to You! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Michael Scott; Claudia; John; Frank

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jay Scott Pike, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Own Romance (Marvel, 1949 series) #74 (March 1960)
Don't Let It Happen to You!
Also printed
United States
My Love (Marvel, 1969 series) #12 (July 1971)
Don't Let It Happen To You!
 
United States
Our Love Story (Marvel, 1969 series) #26 (December 1973)
Don't Let It Happen to You!
 
Australia
Romantic Dreams Library (KG Murray, 1973 series) #27 ([1975?])
Don't Let it Happen to You!

Synopsis

Claudia isn't particularly interested in Mike because she already knows he's in love with her and she likes to make men chase her. By the time she realizes that she loves Mike too it's too late, because he's left town believing that he has no chance with her. Claudia isn't particularly interested in Mike because she already knows he's in love with her and she likes to make men chase her. By the time she realizes that she loves Mike too it's too late, because he's left town believing that he has no chance with her.

Notes

Words in the last panel—"Next issue: Don't miss the gripping sequel to this tale!"—have been removed.

Show/hide 6. We'll Just Say Goodbye Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Sharon; Uncle Joe; Liz; Simon; Drew

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Blas Gallego, line art
Text
, typeset
Editing
Bill Williamson, original Editor
 
Trudy Culross, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Valentine (IPC, 1968 series) 19 September 1970 (19 September 1970)
We'll Just Say Goodbye

Synopsis

Sharon's a dancer and Simon's a producer, focused on their careers. They agree no wedding and a civilised goodbye when the time comes. Sharon's cousin Liz is marrying Drew; it was love at first sight. Sharon believes Liz is tying herself down. At the wedding, Sharon overhears Simon talking to Caroline. They'd met a month ago and he planned tell Sharon after the wedding. They say goodbye. The married couple are happy and Sharon realises she wants the same—someone to love and to loved in return. A friend of Drew takes her to the reception.

Notes

Artist identified by David Roach.

Show/hide 7. The Girl Who Had Everything Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
T-280
Characters
Anne Jackson; Whit Farrel; Ruth; Helen Manning

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Forte, penciller [signed]
 
John Forte , inker
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Romances (Marvel, 1949 series) #82 (July 1959)
The Girl Who Had Everything!
Also printed
United States
Our Love Story (Marvel, 1969 series) #8 (December 1970)
The Girl Who Had Everything!
 
United States
My Love (Marvel, 1969 series) #12 (July 1971)
The Girl Who Had Everything!
 
United States
Our Love Story (Marvel, 1969 series) #25 (October 1973)
The Girl Who Had Everything!
 
United States
My Love (Marvel, 1969 series) #30 (September 1974)
The Girl Who Had Everything!

Synopsis

Anne must decide if she is in love with Whit or his money. Anne must decide if she is in love with Whit or his money. Anne must decide if she is in love with Whit or his money.

Show/hide 8. The Best Dressed Scarecrow Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Tony Palmer; Penny; Moira

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Luis Garcia Mozos, line art
Text
, letterer
 
, typeset
Editing
Bill Williamson, original Editor
 
Trudy Culross, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Valentine (IPC, 1968 series) 26 September 1970 (26 September 1970)
The Best Dressed Scarecrow

Synopsis

Secretary Penny gets an temp job with photographer Tony Palmer. After she sorts his office, he asks her to stay on. When a model breaks her toe, Penny takes her place modelling a watch in front of a scarecrow, which she nicknames Sebastian. Work quickly becomes romance, and Tony won't let Penny model for him again as he can't concentrate with a girl he loves. Penny is jealous of his time with the models and fights with Moira, before deciding to end the relationship. But talking to Sebastian, she decides to try again and hold her tongue with the models.

Notes

Artist's credits are based on information provided by David Roach at deskartesmil.blogspot.com/.../...garcia-en-uk.html.

Show/hide 9. What Now, Sandie? Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Sandie; Steve Kellock

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
José Ortiz, line art
Text
, letterer
 
, typeset

Synopsis

After Sandie drops out of college, she has great plans to join protests and save the world. Then she meets filthy capitalist Steve.

Notes

This story is probably reprinted from Valentine. Artist identified by David Roach.

Show/hide 10. Wild Man Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Rick; Lyn; Rose; Sammy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jorge Badía Romero, line art
Text
, letterer
 
, typeset
Editing
Bill Williamson, original Editor
 
Trudy Culross, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United Kingdom
Valentine (IPC, 1968 series) 26 September 1970 (26 September 1970)
Wild Man

Synopsis

Wandering wild man Rick wrecks his bike on the beach meeting Lyn. While Rick's bike is repaired, Lyn decides she likes him and decides she will tame him. When she meets the mechanic's girlfriend, she uses her influnce to keep the bike out of action longer. She goes back for an extension and sees Rick picking up his bike. But Rick asks the mechanic to keep the bike longer and to tell Lyn it's not ready, if she asks. He then tells Lyn that summer is nearly over, so he'll get a job in town for the winter. Lyn keeps quiet about what she knows. Wandering wild man Rick wrecks his bike on the beach meeting Lyn. While Rick's bike is repaired, Lyn decides she likes him and decides she will tame him. When she meets the mechanic's girlfriend, she uses her influence to keep the bike out of action longer. She goes back for an extension and sees Rick picking up his bike. But Rick asks the mechanic to keep the bike longer and to tell Lyn it's not ready, if she asks. He then tells Lyn that summer is nearly over, so he'll get a job in town for the winter. Lyn keeps quiet about what she knows.

Notes

Artist identified by David Roach.

Show/hide 11. How Do I Make Him Love Me? Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
678Z
Characters
Hal; Jeannie

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [credited]
Art
Gene Colan, penciller [credited]
 
Bill Everett, inker [credited]
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Love (Marvel, 1969 series) #13 (September 1971)
How Do I Make Him Love Me?
Also printed
United States
My Love (Marvel, 1969 series) #27 (January 1974)
How Do I Make Him Love Me?
 
Australia
Romantic Dreams Library (KG Murray, 1973 series) #27 ([1975?])
How Do I Make Him Love Me?

Synopsis

Jeannie chases after Hal, but only gets a response when she makes him miss her.

Show/hide 12. Suddenly Comes the Moment Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Gina; Jeff Strong

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Francesc Monjo, line art
Text
, letterer
 
, typeset

Synopsis

After life in the London party scene lose its shine, Gina and Jeff meet again in a small town.

Notes

This story is probably reprinted from Valentine. Artist identified by David Roach.

Show/hide 13. Doomsday [Spine Tingling] [No. 5] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Spine Tingling. Doomsday. Weird eerie macabre spine tingling. (City of Fearful Night. The Store at the Cemetry. Vampire's Daughter.) On sale now 25c"

Details

Printed
1972 to 1973
Genre
Horror
More...
Doomsday [Spine Tingling] [No. 5]
Show/hide 14. Look for These Exciting Comics [Secret Romance Library] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Look for these exciting comics at your favourite bookstall. Secret Romance Library No. 10 The Dating Game. Romantic Dreams Li brary No.10 A Love for all Seasons. Lovers' Diary No. 2 Love stories that could happen to you. Young Love Number Nine All new romantic stories."

Details

Printed
1972 to 1973
Genre
Romance
More...
Look for These Exciting Comics [Secret Romance Library]

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 35224

Entry created

  • 04/12/2007

Cover added

  • 18/11/2021

Index completed

  • 15/02/2009

Last updated

  • 27/11/2021